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UB40 To Tour With Original Line-up

UB40, the original version of the band, now fronted by Duncan Campbell, and not the new take with original singer Ali Campbell, will tour the U.K. this fall in their second tour for the year.

May 13, 2014
Doug Aldrich
Whitesnake Guitarist Quits

Doug Aldrich, who has been the guitarist for Whitesnake since their reformation in 2002, has left the band.

May 13, 2014
Deadmau5 To Release Double Album

Deadmau5 is preparing for a massive amount of new music with a double album on the way.

May 13, 2014
Jay Z - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Solange Attacks Jay-Z In Elevator

Solange Knowles 'viciously attacked' Jay-Z in a lift after the Met Gala, reports say.

May 13, 2014
Sinead O'Connor (Photo: Tim Cashmere)
Sinead O’Connor Signs New Record Deal

Sinead O'Connor has signed a new deal with Nettwerk to release her new album later this year.

May 13, 2014
Ed Gagliardi
Foreigner’s Ed Gagliardi Dead At Age 62

Ed Gagliardi, the original bassist for Foreigner from 1976 to 1979, died at age 62 on Sunday after eight years of battling cancer.

May 13, 2014
Fieldy, Korn, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Korn Kancel Ukraine Show

Korn has joined a number of other major artists that have been forced to postpone or cancel dates in the Ukraine due to unstable conditions.

May 13, 2014
Stewart Copeland
Stewart Copeland To Perform Concerto In Liverpool

Former Police drummer Stewart Copeland will unveil his latest percussion concerto on May 23 at Liverpool's Philharmonic Hall.

May 13, 2014
Monks Of Mellonwah, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Monks Of Mellonwah To Tour USA With Scott Stapp

Sydney’s Monks of Mellonwah will tour the USA in June with Scott Stapp of Creed.

May 13, 2014
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iHeartRadio Music News Powered By Noise11 Show 2 Playlist

iHeartRadio's new music channel powered by this week features new music from Thundamentals, The Pants Collective, Dan Wilson with Missy Higgins and The Black Sorrows.

May 13, 2014
The Cockroaches
The Cockroaches To Wiggle Out A Best Of Album

The Cockroaches, that Sydney rock and roll band that also had that ”side-project” they called The Wiggles, will release a best of album in June.

May 12, 2014
Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones image by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo
The Rolling Stones Brown Sugar Is An Australian Song

The Rolling Stones 1971 classic ‘Brown Sugar’ really is an Australian song.

May 12, 2014
Paul McCartney photo by MaryMcCartney, Noise11, Photo
Paul McCartney Says Nirvana Project Was Unplanned

Paul McCartney says he had no idea he was heading to the studio to record with Nirvana when he was part of the Sound City project.

May 12, 2014
Bob Marley, Noise11, Photo
Bob Marley Heads To Court

Bob Marley will be the subject of a UK court case this week more than 30 years after his death.

May 12, 2014
Disney Frozen soundtrack
Disney Frozen At Top Of ARIA Albums Chart

The Disney soundtrack for “Frozen” holds for a second week at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week, and in doing so becomes the longest run for an animated feature at the top of the Australian charts.

May 10, 2014
Justice Crew - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justice Crew Top ARIA Singles Chart

Justice Crew blast into the charts and debut at No.1 with “Que Sera”, becoming the groups’ second No.1 single, plus the track sold enough in its first week that it debuts with a Gold (●) sales certification.

May 10, 2014
Morrissey Vauxhall and I
Morrissey Vauxhall and I Turns 20

Morrissey's 4th solo album 'Vauxhall & I' is about to turn 20.

May 10, 2014
Chrissie Hynde Stockholm
The Pretenders To Play The Butterfly Ball

American rock legend, Chrissie Hynde, and Pretenders guitarist, James Walbourne, are the latest act to be added to the star-studded line-up for this year's Butterfly Ball.

May 10, 2014
The Scorpions, music news, music
Scorpions Drummer Released From Jail

The Scorpions have announced that their drummer, James Kottak, has been released from a jail in Dubai and is on his way back to the U.S.

May 10, 2014
Chuck Berry
Chuck Berry Awarded The Polar Prize

Chuck Berry is to be awarded the music equivalent of a Bobel Prize, the Polar Music Prize in Sweden this August.

May 10, 2014
Paul Simon, Rod Laver Arena, 2013, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Paul Simon Makes First Appearance Since Arrest

Paul Simon has made his first public appearance since his arrest last week.

May 10, 2014
Metallica, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Metallica To Play Glastonbury

Metallica is the final Glastonbury piece in the puzzle.

May 10, 2014
Buddy Guy - photo by Ros O'Gorman
Buddy Guy Named BB King Entertainer Of The Year

Buddy Guy was named the B.B. King Entertainer of the Year at Thursday night's 35th annual Blues Awards held in Memphis.

May 10, 2014
Robert Plant, Australian Tour 2013, Noise11, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Robert Plant Wants No Part Of A Led Zeppelin Reunion

Led Zeppelin will never reform again, at least with Robert Plant. Plant wants nothing to do with a reunion.

May 10, 2014
The Empty Hearts
Clem Burke, Elliott Easton Form Supergroup The Empty Hearts

Clem Burke of Blondie and Elliott Easton of The Cars have teamed with Wally Palmar of The Romantics and Andy Babiuk of The Chesterfield Kings to form the supergroup The Empty Hearts.

May 9, 2014
Dr Dre, music news,
Dr Dre Becomes Hip-Hops First Billionaire

Dr Dre is set to become the first Hip-Hop billionaire after Apple agreed to buy his Beats Electronic Brand for $3.2 billion.

May 9, 2014
Gossling Covers Vance Joy, Signs US Deal, Releases eBook

Gossling (aka Helen Croome) has been busy this week. The singer songwriter has recorded her own version of Vance Joy’s global hit ‘Riptide’, signed a US deal and released an eBook.

May 9, 2014
Dan Auerbach, The Black Keys: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Black Keys, Tori Amos Lead The Weeks New Releases

Black Keys and Tori Amos lead the weeks new releases.

May 9, 2014
Jessica Mauboy, Noise11, Photo
Jessica Mauboy Greeted By Princess Mary Before Eurovision Performance

Jessica Mauboy was treated to a Royal encounter this week when she was introduced to another Aussie in Denmark. Crown Princess Mary of Denmark.

May 9, 2014
Led Zeppelin
Whole Lotta Aussies To Rock Led Zeppelin

A whole lotta Aussie rockers including members of Southern Sons and Stonefield will pay tribute to Le Zeppelin in May.

May 9, 2014