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Bobby Brown, music news,
Bobby Brown To Tour Australia In March

Bobby Brown will return to Australia for shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in March, 2015.

December 8, 2014
Joe Camilleri, The Black Sorrows
Buffy Sainte-Marie, Black Sorrows To Play Brunswick Music Festival

Canadian folk legend Buffy Sainte-Marie and Melbourne’s own Black Sorrows will perform at the Brunswick Music Festival in 2015.

December 8, 2014
You Am I
You Am I To Release Live Electrified Limited Edition Box

You Am I will release ‘Live Electrified’, a live DVD documenting a complete performance for the band’s recent ‘Hi Fi Daily Double’ tour.

December 8, 2014
Switchfoot Set Australian Dates For 2015

Switchfoot will return to Australia in 2015 for shows in Sydney and Melbourne.

December 8, 2014
Wham Last Christmas
1980s Voted Best Decade For Christmas Hits

The 1980s has been voted as the best decade for producing Christmas hits according to a new study commission by blinkbox.

December 8, 2014
a-ha Prepare To Turn 30

a-ha will celebrate their 30th anniversary in 2015.

December 8, 2014
Nick Cave, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Nick Cave Given A Vinyl Make-Over

Fourteen classic Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds albums have been made available for the first time on heavyweight 180g vinyl.

December 8, 2014
Bette Midler photo by Ros O'Gorman
Bette Midler Meets The Royals

Bette Midler was petrified during the Royal Variety Performance because she's "no good with heights".

December 8, 2014
Marc Almond
Marc Almond Returns With New Music

Vocalist and performer Marc Almond has announced the release of a new studio album The Velvet Trail for 2015.

December 8, 2014
Backstreet Boys photo by Ros OGorman, Photo, Noise11
Backstreet Boys Reveal Movie Documentary Details

'Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of', a new music documentary commemorating the 20th anniversary of the world's biggest ever boy band, will be released in 2015.

December 8, 2014
Joe Perry Merry Christmas
Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Has A Christmas Record

Aerosmith's Joe Perry has released a new holiday EP and he's gotten some help from Johnny Depp.

December 7, 2014
Jimmy Iovine
Jimmy Iovine Opens Up To GQ

Music executive Jimmy Iovine has given a rare and in-depth interview to GQ.

December 7, 2014
Elton John, Photo: Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Elton John Confirmed For Eden Sessions

Elton John and his band will visit the Eden Project on Tuesday 16 June 2015 to perform at the Eden Sessions as part of his European tour. This will be Elton's first performance in Cornwall for 30 years.

December 7, 2014
Green Day Jason White
Green Day Touring Guitarist Jason White Diagnosed With Tonsil Cancer

Green Day touring guitarist Jason White is being treated for cancer of the tonsil according to the band's website.

December 7, 2014
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Most Performed Christmas Song 1914-2014

'Santa Claus Is Coming To Town' is the number one Christmas song of the past 100 years.

December 7, 2014
Uncle Frank
Uncle Frank Is Fun Loving Criminals Side-Project

Uncle Frank warms the heart this winter with 'Somethin' Somethin'.

December 7, 2014
AC/DC Rock or Bust
AC/DC Rock Or Bust Is The No 1 Album In Australia ARIA

AC/DC land their fifth No.1 album in Australia this week as the bands seventeenth studio album “Rock or Bust” debuts at the top of the ARIA Albums chart on sales of ▲Platinum first week out.

December 6, 2014
Taylor Swift, Etihad, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Taylor Swift Blank Space Spends Third Week Top Of ARIA Singles

Taylor Swift spends a third week at No.1 on the ARIA Singles chart with “Blank Space”.

December 6, 2014
Foo Fighters, Dave Grohl, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Dave Grohl Says There Could Be Sonic Highways Season 2

Foo Fighters have enough footage from their Sonic Highways series that they could make a season two.

December 6, 2014
Phil Rudd, acdc, ros ogorman music portrait, noise11 Phil Rudd music news
Phil Rudd Murder Threat Details Emerge

The prosecutors in New Zealand have, for the first time, detailed the situation that brought AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd into police custody.

December 6, 2014
Annie Lennox 2009: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Annie Lennox Performs For Carols By Kindlelight

Annie Lennox fronted an all-star cast at Abbey Road this week to sing Christmas carols.

December 6, 2014
Sia, music news,
Grammy Awards 2015 Complete Nominations List

The nominees for the 57th Grammy Awards for 2015 have been announced.

December 6, 2014
Iggy Azalea, music news, Photo, Noise11
Ex-Pat Aussies Sia, Iggy Azelea, Keith Urban Line Up For Grammy Nominations

Former Australian residents Iggy Azalea and Sia have a chance at the major Grammy Awards of 2015 after scoring multiple nominations.

December 6, 2014
Coldplay, Photo: Ros O'Gorman
Coldplay Want A Different Sound For Next Record

Chris Martin says Coldplay's new album 'is the completion of something'.

December 6, 2014
Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, The Who. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Pete Townshend Creates Classical Quadrophenia

The Who's Pete Townshend has announced that he has created a 'classical' version of one of the band landmark album, Quadrophenia, for symphony orchestra, opera singer and choir.

December 6, 2014
Paul McCartney with Newman
Paul McCartney Says Beatles Could Use Today’s Technology

Sir Paul McCartney thinks The Beatles would get on well with new music technology.

December 6, 2014
The Beatles Long Tall Sally
Record Store Day Drives Vinyl Sales In USA

Vinyl music sales in the USA had their two biggest weeks for 2014 around the two Record Store Day events for the year.

December 5, 2014
Cake Pete McNeal
Cake Drummer Sentenced To 15 Years Jail

Pete McNeal, the drummer for alt-rock band Cake from 2001 to 2004, has been sentenced to 15 years to life for the molestation of a 3-year-old girl.

December 5, 2014
The Smith Street Band
The Smith Street Band To Hit The Road Across Australia

Melbourne’s The Smith Street Band will mount their biggest Australian tour yet when they start lapping the country from Darwin in January.

December 5, 2014
Willie Nelson
New Music Releases for W/C 4 Dec 2014

Willie Nelson, Manic Street Preachers, The Flaming Lips, She & Him and Cracker lead this week's new music releases.

December 5, 2014