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Willie Nelson
Willie Nelson To Release 69th Album

Willie Nelson will release, by one source, his 69th studio album on June 17 with Band of Brothers.

May 7, 2014
Bob Dylan Forever Young
Bob Dylan Melbourne Fans Treated To 73rd Celebrations

Bob Dylan will turn 73 on May 24 and Australian artists will celebrate with a series of events in Melbourne.

May 7, 2014
Commit to Community Radio
Abbott Government Policy Threatens Future of Community Radio

Community radio in Australia is under threat after the Abbott government Commission of Audit last week recommended that all federal funding for Community Broadcasting be abolished.

May 7, 2014
Brian Johnson, AC/DC 2010 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
AC/DC Regroup In Vancouver For Next Record

AC/DC have begun work on their next record in Vancouver once again ending break-up rumours spread by a gossip columnist in Australia.

May 6, 2014
Martin Erdman
Australian Record Producer Martin Erdman Dies At 77

Australian producer Martin Erdman has died at the age of 77.

May 6, 2014
Russell Morris and Peter Robinson, Deni Blues Fest, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Russell Morris Heritage Releases Reissued

Russell Morris’s long out of print albums ‘A Foot In The Door’ (1979) and ‘Almost Frantic’ (1980) have been reissued via Sandman Records.

May 6, 2014
Robbie Williams. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Robbie Williams Kicks Off Tour In Budapest SETLIST

Robbie Williams has really taken his swing personna to heart on the new Swings Both Ways tour, performing music from his two albums from the genre along with his other hits in a big band style.

May 6, 2014
iHeartRadio Noise11 channel music news
iHeartRadio Launches Noise11 Music News Channel

iHeartRadio has teamed up with and launched the brand new iHeartRadio Music News channel powered by

May 6, 2014
Paolo Nutini Caustic Love
Paolo Nutini Blocks Damon Albarn From Top Of UK Chart

Paolo Nutini’s Caustic Love’ has kept the debut solo album from Damon Albarn’ from reaching number one on the UK chart.

May 5, 2014
Kylie Kiss Me Once
Logie Awards Move Music Sales For Everyone Except For Kylie

All of the artists who performed at the Logie Awards last week have had a surge in sales on the Australian chart this week except for one … Kylie Minogue.

May 5, 2014
Dungog Festival
Introducing The Dungog Festival, Australia’s Newest Festival

The Hunter Valley will play host to Australia’s newest arts festival, the Dungog Festival in August.

May 5, 2014
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, 2013, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Nick Cave, Kirk Hammett Sing Daisy Bell

Nick Cave and Kirk Hammett of Metallica are just two of the artists who sing the kids track 'Daisy Bell' over and over on a new album.

May 5, 2014
Dan Wilson, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Dan Wilson Releases Love Without Fear

Thirteen years ago Semisonic were awarded a 5 star review for what turned out to be their final album by Q Magazine.

May 5, 2014
London Grammar
Splendour In The Grass Sideshows Announced

Splendour In The Grass sideshows have been announced and all tickets will go on sale on May 9.

May 5, 2014
Peter Gabriel, Noise11, Photo
Peter Gabriel Live DVD Is On The Way

Peter Gabriel "Back to Front - Live in London" is coming to DVD in June.

May 5, 2014
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Hilary Duff Records Track With Ed Sheeran

Hilary Duff and Ed Sheeran have a duet on the way.

May 5, 2014
Gregg Allman, Noise11, Photo
Gregg Allman Files Suit To Stop Biopic

Gregg Allman will take his fight to stop a his biopic from going ahead.

May 5, 2014
Roger Waters, The Wall - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Roger Waters Urges Rolling Stones To Cancel Israel Gig

Roger Waters and Nick Mason of Pink Floyd are urging all artists, especially the Rolling Stones, to cancel concerts in Israel.

May 5, 2014
Led Zeppelin II
Led Zeppelin Reveal Led Zep II Trailer VIDEO

Led Zeppelin has released another trailer for the upcoming deluxe editions of their first three albums.

May 5, 2014
Disney Frozen soundtrack
Frozen Tops ARIA Album Chart

Disney's 'Frozen' soundtrack is the number one album in Australia.

May 3, 2014
Ed Sheeran, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Ed Sheeran Sheers Sheppard For Top Of ARIA Singles

Ed Sheeran debuts at No.1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with the first track from his forthcoming second album “x” (multiply, due June), as his promo tour, live appearances and Logies performance all add up to helping “Sing” enter the charts at No.1 this week.

May 3, 2014
Blitzen Trapper with Peter Buck - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Peter Buck Debuts New Band super-Earth

Former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck has unveiled his new band super-Earth with two shows in Portland this week.

May 3, 2014
Efrem Zimbalist Jr
Efrem Zimbalist Jr Dead At 95

Efrem Zimbalist Jr, one of the great TV actors of the 50s and 60s, has died at his home in California at the age of 95.

May 3, 2014
Caught A Ghost
Madonna Like A Virgin Covered By Caught A Ghost For Grey’s Anatomy

Caught A Ghost had a profile boost this week when their cover of Madonna’s ‘Like A Virgin’ was featured on ‘Grey’s Anatomy.

May 3, 2014
Wilko Johnson photo by David Coombes, Noise11, Photo
Wilko Johnson Resting After Cancer Operation

Wilko Johnson, of The Blockheads and Dr Feelgood fame, is resting comfortably after a major operation to remove his cancerous tumour.

May 3, 2014
The Association
Larry Ramos Of The Association Dead At 72

Hilario "Larry" Ramos, whose career took him from the New Christy Minstrels to the Association, died on Wednesday from metastatic melanoma at the age of 72.

May 3, 2014
Paramore by Paramore, Noise11, Photo
Paramore Turns 10

Paramore clock up the 10th anniversary of their first gig today.

May 3, 2014
Kasabian Australian Tour Announced

Kasabian will return to Australia in August.

May 2, 2014
John Newman, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
John Newman Cancels Brisbane Show

John Newman has cancelled his show in Brisbane this weekend due to illness.

May 2, 2014
Janelle Monae and Kimbra
Janelle Monae And Kimbra Tour Changes Sydney And Melbourne

Janelle Monae will tour Australia in May with Kimbra and Live Nation have made a few changes to the tour.

May 2, 2014