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James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Nile Rodgers To Perform At Grammy Awards

Metallica, Stevie Wonder and Nile Rodgers will be paired with recent artists for the 56th Grammy Awards in LA later this month.

January 8, 2014
Katy Perry. image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Katy Perry Tops ARIA 2013 Singles Chart

Katy Perry 'Roar' was the biggest selling song in Australia in 2013.

January 7, 2014
Pink, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Pink Tops 2013 ARIA Album Chart

Pink 'The Truth About Love' was the second biggest selling album in Australia for the second year running.

January 7, 2014
Crimson ProjeKCt
The Crimson ProjeKCt Dates Rescheduled

The Crimson ProjeKCt, featuring members of King Crimson, have announced rescheduled dates for Australia and New Zealand.

January 7, 2014
We Are Scientists, Noise11, Photo
We Are Scientists Reschedule Australian Tour

We Are Scientists have postponed their Australian tour to May.

January 7, 2014
Ringo Starr Powerpuff Girl
Ringo Starr Becomes A Powerpuff Girl

Ringo Starr will become a Powerpuff Girl for the cartoon superhero comeback on January 20.

January 7, 2014
Ray Davies - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Kinks Reunion Could Be Close

Kinks founders Ray and Dave Davies are getting on better than ever and even spent New Year's Eve together.

January 7, 2014
KISS, Etihad Stadium, Melbourne, Australia, 2013 Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11 music news
Kiss Rule Out Reunion Performance For Hall Of Fame

Kiss founders Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley have eliminated the possibility of a reunion with Peter Criss and Ace Frehley for a performance for the band's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction.

January 7, 2014
Annie Lennox 2009: Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Eurythmics To Reunite For Beatles Special

Eurythmics will be doing it for The Beatles and for the CBS/Grammy special The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles.

January 7, 2014
So Frenchy So Chic Playing Times Announced

So Frenchy So Chic, the annual music festival celebrating the music of France, starts this Saturday in Melbourne.

January 6, 2014
Ros O'Gorman, Photo, The Dead Daisies
The Dead Daisies Make Classic Rock Mag Top 50 Songs Of The Year

The Dead Daises made the Classic Rock Magazine Top 50 Songs of the Year.

January 6, 2014
Mat McHugh
St Kilda Festival Features Mat.McHugh, Renee Geyer, Busby Marou

St Kilda Festival has revealed the 2014 line-up with Sunday event featuring a who’s who of Australian music including Mat.McHugh, Renee Geyer and Busby Marou.

January 6, 2014
Justin Bieber and Kid Cudi in the studio Jan 2014
Justin Bieber Journals Is A Sales Disaster

Justin Beiber ‘Beliebers’ have become ‘Unbeliebers’. Bieber released his new album ‘Journals’ just two week ago and the fans don’t care.

January 6, 2014
Phil Everly
Phil Everly Tributes Flow From Brian May, Billie Joe Armstrong, Brian Wilson

Phil Everly's death at age 74 on Friday has set off tributes from some of the biggest names in the business including Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys, Brian May of Queen and Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong.

January 5, 2014
Lou Doillon
Lou Doillon To Play At So Frenchy So Chic

Lou Doillon, the French singer, actress and model, will perform at the So Frenchy So Chic festival when it gets underway in Melbourne on January 12.

January 5, 2014
Glenn Shorrock and Brian Cadd
Glenn Shorrock And Brian Cadd Set 2014 Tour Dates

Glenn Shorrock and Brian Cadd will spend the first half of 2014 on an extensive Australian dates with dates going through to June.

January 5, 2014
Frank Black, Black Francis, Pixies, V Festival, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
The Pixies Release More New Music

The Pixies have delivered new music for 2014.

January 5, 2014
Beyonce. Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo,
ARIA Albums: Beyoncé Tops First Chart Of 2014

With the Christmas season over, it allows regular albums to reclaim the charts, and this week the self-titled fifth album for Beyonce climbs back up two places to give her the first ARIA No.1 album of her career.

January 4, 2014
Pharrell Williams
ARIA Singles: Pharrell Tops First Chart Of 2014

For the first chart of 2014, Pharrell Williams scores his third chart-topping appearance on the ARIA Singles Chart with his up-tempo track “Happy”.

January 4, 2014
Saul Zaentz
Saul Zaentz Dead At 92

Saul Zaentz, producer of ‘One Flew Over The Cookoo’s Nest’ and one-time owner of Fantasy Records, has died at the age of 92.

January 4, 2014
Phil Everly
Phil Everly Of The Everly Brothers Dies Aged 74

Phil Everly of the legendary Every Brothers has passed away at the age of 74.

January 4, 2014
Tom DeLonge The Lonely Astronaut On Christmas Eve
Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge Releases Children’s Book

Blink-182, Angels & Airwaves frontman Tom DeLonge has written a children’s book.

January 4, 2014
Morrissey, Festival Hall, Melbourne, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
Morrissey Compares Meat Eaters To Paedophiles

Morrissey, the whacky, outspoken former lead singer of The Smiths, is now comparing meat-eaters to paedophiles.

January 4, 2014
Eagles Hotel California at the Forum LA
Eagles Hotel California Literally Becomes Biggest Record Ever

Eagles can now rightfully claim their classic ‘Hotel California’ to be the biggest album of all-time … literally.

January 4, 2014
Katherine Jackson
Michael Jackson Family Aborts Crowdfunding Project

Michael Jackson's mother Katherine has aborted an upcoming documentary of her son that was to be funded by fans.

January 3, 2014
James Blunt. image by Ros O'Gorman
The Funny Tweets Of James Blunt

James Blunt may the target of jokes and abuse but serve them up to the former British soldier and he’ll fire them right back at you.

January 3, 2014
Kylie Minogue, Image, Ros O'Gorman
Kylie Minogue Hints At New Song Title

Kylie Minogue will release new music in 2014 and the first song you hear is probably going to be called ‘Into The Blue’.

January 3, 2014
Led Zeppelin IV
Led Zeppelin To Get A 2014 Make-Over

Led Zeppelin’s entire catalogue will be re-reissued with the first of the releases coming very, very soon.

January 3, 2014
Falls Festival, Hiatus Kaiyote, Photo By Ian Laidlaw
Falls Festival 2013 Photo Gallery

Falls Festival was held in the hills of Lorne Victoria, Marion Bay in Tasmania and Byron Bay in Northern NSW.

January 3, 2014
Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath, Noise11, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Tony Iommi Cancer Treatment Has Gone Well

Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi has issued a New Year’s statement and reports that he is ending his cancer treatment soon.

January 3, 2014