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Chris Brown photo by Ros O'Gorman images
Chris Brown Takes A Pot Fuelled Flight

Chris Brown was reportedly 'smoking a ton of pot' on a recent flight via private jet.

June 4, 2015
Tom Petty
Tom Petty To Release Wallflower Archives

Tom Petty has something old and something pseudo-older coming.

June 4, 2015
Sam Smith Australian Dates Rescheduled For November
Sam Smith Australian Dates Rescheduled For November

Sam Smith will return to Australia in November to make good on his postponed shows from April.

June 4, 2015
Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath, Noise11, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Tony Iommi Signs On As TV Talent Show Mentor

Tony Iommi, guitarist for Black Sabbath, is about to become a TV talent show mentor.

June 4, 2015
Mariah Carey Infinity
Watch Mariah Carey Infinity #VIDEO

Mariah Carey has released the video for Infinity, the one new song on her new album #1 to Infinity.

June 4, 2015
Cream 1966 1972
Cream Release Vinyl Box Set

If you are of ‘a certain age’ you probably had all of these albums in their original vinyl incarnation and there seems little point in discussing either the quality of the music or the impact that Cream had on the music scene then and for the rest of modern history.

June 4, 2015
Hozier, music news,
Hozier Cancels London Show

Tonight's London show at The Forum in Kentish Town has had to be postponed after Hozier came down with a very bad throat infection.

June 3, 2015
Normie Rowe, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, noise11
Normie Rowe To Launch Album In Melbourne Where He Recorded First Song

Normie Rowe will mark his 50th anniversary this weekend performing in a venue that 50 years ago was the same room where he recorded his first single.

June 3, 2015
Jebediah, music news,
Jebediah To Kick Off 20th Anniversary Shows In Sydney This Week

Perth’s Jebediah is set for a national run of dates to mark their 20th anniversary with a series of shows in Sydney this week and then a lap of Australia including a run of four nights in Melbourne.

June 3, 2015
Grateful Dead 30 Trips Around the Sun
The Grateful Dead To Release 80CD Box Set

Grateful Dead fans, it's time to raid your savings account (if you didn't already for final show tickets). Rhino is about to release an 80-CD box set containing thirty previously unreleased Dead shows, one from each year of their existence.

June 3, 2015
Nile Rodgers, melbourne, noise11, music portrait, Ros O'Gorman photography
Nile Rodgers Reveals His FOLD Line-up And Its Pretty Bloody Incredible

Nile Rodgers has revealed the line-up for his FOLD Festival in New Jersey in August and it is compelling.

June 3, 2015
Elizabeth Rose, music news,
Hear The Song Elizabeth Rose Wrote About Marriage Equality

Elizabeth Rose has articulated the mood of Australia’s marriage equality movement into a new song ‘Division’.

June 3, 2015
Rolf Harris images by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Rolf Harris And Tony Abbott Are Australia’s Most Hated Celebrities

It took a disgraced child molester to save Tony Abbott from being Australia's most hated celebrity. Rolf Harris has pipped the Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott for the title.

June 3, 2015
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Blur Discuss Working At Abbey Road

Blur's Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon talk about their experiences at the world-famous Abbey Road Studios.

June 3, 2015
Iggy Azalea and Nick Young, music news,
Iggy Azalea and Nick Young To Marry

Iggy Azalea and Nick Young are engaged.

June 3, 2015
Jason Derulo - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Jason Derulo Enjoys An Occasional White House Visit

Jason Derulo is invited to the White House surprisingly often.

June 3, 2015
Brann Dailor, Mastodon - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mastodon Star In Game Of Thrones

Mastodon were featured on last nights episode of HBO's smash TV phenomenon Game of Thrones.

June 3, 2015
Iggy Azalea, music news, Photo, Noise11
Iggy Azalea Explains Why She Cancelled Tour

Iggy Azalea has explained why she decided to cancel her The Great Escape Tour.

June 3, 2015
John Newman, Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
New John Newman Come And Get It #VIDEO

John Newman, one of the major breakthrough artists in the UK in recent years, makes his return with the release on July 17th of his new single 'Come And Get It'.

June 3, 2015
Courtney Barnett on Conan, music news,
Courtney Barnett Performs Dead Fox For Conan #Video

Melbourne's Courtney Barnett gave Conan O'Brien a good dose of Australian culture on Monday (June 1, 2015).

June 2, 2015
Colleen Hewett Black and White
Colleen Hewett Black & White Debuts At No 1 On Australian Jazz Chart

‘Black & White’, Colleen Hewett’s first album in 14 years, has debuted at number one on the Australian Jazz Chart.

June 2, 2015
Kiss Alive
Gold Gin Form For Kiss Alive 40th Anniversary

Gold Gin, a Melbourne “supergroup” featuring Ashley Naylor, Marc Welsh, Jim Coelli and Brett Wolfenden. Pat Carmody, Kat Spazzy, Tommy Boyce and Gemma Sharard, has formed for a one-off night to mark the 40th anniversary of the Kiss Alive album in Melbourne.

June 2, 2015
The new look for Rod Laver Arena
Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena To Be Given A Facelift

Melbourne’s premium live music concert arena, Rod Laver Arena, is about to undergo a bold new makeover.

June 2, 2015
Triple J, music news,
Triple J Continues To Shake Up Commercial Radio

Triple J is continuing to do series damage to commercial radio in Australia’s top markets.

June 2, 2015
Enrique Iglesias Drone Accident
Enrique Iglesias Undergoes Surgery After Bloody Drone Run-In

Enrique Iglesias has had reconstructive hand surgery following an onstage accident.

June 2, 2015
Jay Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jay-Z’s Tidal Looks Like One Big Pump and Dump

The Tidal music streaming service owned by Jay-Z with a number of big artists as "shareholders" may be headed for a big fall.

June 2, 2015
The Dead Daisies Revolcion
Sample The Dead Daises Looking For The One presents another taste of the second album for The Dead Daisies ‘Revolucion’.

June 1, 2015
Gary Lucas, music news,
A State Of Grace To Showcase The Music Of Tim and Jeff Buckley

Despite only producing one studio album before his death at age 30, Jeff Buckley became legendary in Australia and France. His father Tim Buckley could have become one of the greatest singer songwriters on the 70s but his life ended at age 28.

June 1, 2015
Anything Goes commenced its Melbourne 2015 season on 31 May 2015 at the Princess Theatre. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Everything Goes At Anything Goes REVIEW

Everything goes at ‘Anything Goes’. It has the songs, the dance moves, the comedy and a first class Australian cast.

June 1, 2015
Faithless, music news,
Faithless Reform To Mark 20th Anniversary

You may already know the story, the Buddhist rapper - Maxi Jazz, the superstar DJ and multi instrumentalist ' Sister Bliss and the backroom boy ' Producer Rollo Armstrong who came together in 1995.

June 1, 2015