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Vance Joy, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Vance Joy, The Chevelles To Play SXSW

Six Australian acts have been announced to play SXSW in 2014 including a return to Austin for both Vance Joy and The Chevelles.

October 17, 2013
Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath, Noise11, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Tony Iommi Wishes Bill Ward A Speedy Recovery After Surgery

Tony Iommi of Black Sabbath has sent his former drummer Bill Ward his best wishes after learning that Ward had undergone a major operation.

October 17, 2013
James Blunt. image by Ros O'Gorman
Midweek Chart: James Blunt Is Looking Good

James Blunt’s promo visit here and subsequent appearance on X-Factor and last Sunday’s returning Graham Norton show could give James his first No.1 single in Australia with “Bonfire Heart”, just ahead of his album “Moon Landing” (18th Oct) being released.

October 16, 2013
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Chopper Read’s Plastic Jesus Released For His Family

Chopper Read’s version of ‘Plastic Jesus’, the 1957 folk song written by Ed Rush and George Cromarty and immortalised by Paul Newman in the 1967 movie ‘Cool Hand Luke’, has been released to benefit his wife and young son.

October 16, 2013
Jimmie Vaughan, Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Bluesfest Announces KC & The Sunshine Band And Sideshows

Bluesfest has announced the first of its sideshows for including dates for the not yet announced KC & The Sunshine Band.

October 16, 2013
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The Temper Trap To Host Charity Photo Exhibition In Paris

The Temper Trap have partnered with Twins For Peace to display the Face For Hope photo exhibition in Paris.

October 16, 2013
Stan Walker, Noise11, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Stan Walker Replaces Iggy Azalea On Beyoncé Sydney Shows

Iggy Azalea is off three of the four Beyoncé Sydney and Stan Walker is in.

October 16, 2013
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Don Was To Lay Down South Rail Tracks

Americana rock band South Rail will head to the studio with Rolling Stones producer Don Was.

October 16, 2013
John Mayer - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
John Mayer Australian Headline Sideshows Announced

John Mayer will perform shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide as well as his festival dates for Bluesfest, the Deni Blues & Roots Festival and West Coast Blues & Roots in April, 2014.

October 16, 2013
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The Flaming Lips Release Songs For Ender’s Game Film

The Flaming Lips have recorded a 6-track E.P. featuring music for and inspired by the film ‘Ender’s Game’.

October 16, 2013
John Fogerty - image by Ros O'Gorman
John Fogerty Plays The Greek SETLIST

John Fogerty gave Los Angeles fans a complete working of the classic Creedence Clearwater Revival Cosmos Factory album on Saturday plus his greatest hits.

October 16, 2013
Nathan Williams Negative Dad, Noise11, Photo
Nathan Williams Of Wavves Is A Comic Book Author

Wavves founder Nathan Williams has published his first comic book.

October 15, 2013
Deadmau5, Noise11, Photo
Deadmau5 and Astralwerks Form Mau5Trap Partnership

Deadmau5 has launched a partnership with EMI’s Astralwerks. Under the deal the new label Mau5trap has been created and the Deadmau5 catalogue will now go through Astralwerks.

October 15, 2013
Kingswood, Photo, Noise11
Melbourne’s Kingswood Record In Nashville Then Head To NYC

Melbourne four-piece Kingswood have just finished recording their debut album in Nashville and will spend the rest of the week showcasing in New York City.

October 15, 2013
Dave Stewart: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Unreleased Bryan Ferry And Dave Stewart Alphaville Sessions Surface

Songs from the unreleased Dave Stewart produced Bryan Ferry album have began to surface on YouTube.

October 15, 2013
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Conrad Murray To Be Released From Prison

Michael Jackson’s doctor Conrad Murray will be released from jail on October 28 after spending two-years of a four-year sentence for the manslaughter of Michael Jackson.

October 15, 2013
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Peter Noble Responds To Ernest Ranglin’s Noise11 Statement

Bluesfest boss Peter Noble given an additional response to the withdrawal of Jamaican reggae star Ernest Ranglin from the festival following a statement Ranglin made Noise11 on the weekend.

October 15, 2013
The Paper Kites, Noise11, Photo
The Paper Kites Complete Fan Featured Young Video

The Paper Kites have released their ‘Young’ music video featuring 350 fans lip-synching the lyrics.

October 15, 2013
Todd Rundgren, Trak, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Todd Rundgren Named For Next Les Paul Award

Songwriter, producer Todd Rundgren has will be awarded the Les Paul Award in January.

October 15, 2013
Steven Wilson, Noise11, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Steven Wilson Puts Projects Aside To Work On Yes, XTC Remasters

Producer, performer, songwriter Steven Wilson has put many of his major and side-projects on hold while he concentrates on his own solo shows as well as remixing classic albums for Yes, XTC and King Crimson.

October 15, 2013
Flume, Noise11, Photo
ARIA Awards Nominees Announced, Flume Up For Eight

Harley Streten (aka Flume) has dominated the nominations for the ARIA Awards with eight nominations and already one win.

October 15, 2013
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Jake Bugg Went To Memphis For Some Sun

UK singer songwriter Jake Bugg spent time at the iconic Sun Studios in Memphis laying down demos for his new album ‘Shangri La’.

October 15, 2013
Pharrell Williams
Star Producer Pharrell Williams Marries

One-part of N*E*R*D and one-half of production duo The Neptunes, Pharrell Williams, has married his model girlfriend.

October 14, 2013
One Direction, Liam Payne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman
One Direction’s Liam Payne Upset By Pants Theft

Liam Payne has spoke out against a crazed Aussie fan who broke into his hotel room last week.

October 14, 2013
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Beyoncé Will Help Support Disadvantaged Children During Australian Tour

Barnardos Australia will team up with Beyoncé and her #BeyGood charity during her Mrs Carter Show World Tour.

October 14, 2013
Claude-Michel Schönberg, Les Miserables Australian Cast Announcement, Ros O'Gorman Photo
Australian Production Of Les Misérables Announce Cast

Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Les Misérables has announced details of the latest production and of its stars that includes Simon Gleeson as Jean Valjean.

October 14, 2013
Alex Lloyd. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Alex Lloyd ToTour Australia

Alex Lloyd will tour Australia for the first time since 2008.

October 14, 2013
Jon Bon Jovi walks Aussie bride down the aisle in Vegas, Noise11, photo
Jon Bovi Jovi Walks Aussie Bride Down The Aisle In Las Vegas

When Australian Branka Delic married Gonzalo Cladera in Las Vegas n Saturday Jon Bovi Jovi accompanied her down the aisle.

October 14, 2013
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Photo, Noise11
Lynyrd Skynyrd To Tour Australia For First Time

Lynryd Skynyrd will perform live in Australia for the very first time next February.

October 14, 2013
Gary Clark Jnr, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Dave Matthews Band and Gary Clark Jr To Play Bluesfest Sideshows

Dave Matthews Band will team up with Gary Clark Jr for shows in Sydney and Melbourne at Easter.

October 14, 2013