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Billy Gibbons Preps His Third Solo Album ‘Hardware’

ZZ Top legend Billy Gibbons has given us a sampler of his third album ‘Hardware’ with a new song ‘West Coast Junkie’.

April 1, 2021
Bluesfest 2021
Statement From The Australian Festivals Association Following Bluesfest Cancellation

The Australian Festivals Association has issued a statement following the last minute cancellation of Bluesfest.

April 1, 2021
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Paul Simon Sells Catalog To Sony Music Publishing

Paul Simon has sold his entire songwriting catalogue to Sony Music Publishing for what is expected to be a deal worth over $200 million.

April 1, 2021
Bluesfest 2021
Bluesfest Update About Cancellation And Refund Details

Bluesfest was cancelled last minute today by the NSW Government.

March 31, 2021
Bluesfest 2021
Bluesfest 2021 Cancelled One Day Out of Event

The Bluesfest music festival in Byron Bay has been cancelled the day before it was due to begin.

March 31, 2021
Ed Kuepper and Jim White
Ed Kuepper and Jim White Announce Shows Together

The Saints’ Ed Kuepper and The Dirty Three’s Jim White will embark on an Australian tour together in May.

March 31, 2021
Dave Graney and Clare Moore
Dave Graney and Clare Moore Sets First Dates Since Feb 2020

Dave Graney ad Clare Moore are going back on the road to play their first shows in front of real people since February 2020.

March 31, 2021
David Gray, Palais Theatre Melbourne 2015, photo by Ros OGorman, noise11
David Gray Reschedules White Ladder 20 Anniversary Tour

David Gray’s ‘White Ladder: The 20th Anniversary Tour’ has been rescheduled for 2022, exactly two years after the original dates.

March 31, 2021
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Australian Recorded Music Industry Grew 7.3% in 2020

The Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) says the Australian recorded music sector grew by 7.3% in 2020.

March 31, 2021
Bob Dylan
Memo Music Hall To Host Bob Dylan 80th Birthday Celebration

Memo Music Hall has revealed the line-up for its annual Bob Dylan Birthday bash, this year celebrating the 80th birthday of Bob Dylan.

March 31, 2021
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Bendigo Red Hot Summer Is A Sell-Out

Eight months out Bendigo’s Red Hot Summer in November is a sell-out.

March 31, 2021
Kamahl at Big Day Out 2004 photo by Ros O'Gorman
Daryl Somers Apologizes To Kamahl Over Racist Remarks

Veteran Australian television host has apologized to Malayasian born, Australian based crooner Kamahl for the insensitive and racist comments he made on his show Hey Hey Its Saturday.

March 31, 2021
Mike Posner
Mike Posner To Climb Everest For Charity

Mike Posner is set to attempt to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for a justice reform charity in honour of his late father.

March 31, 2021
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Hear New Gary Numan ‘Saints and Liars’

Gary Numan has released his new single, ‘Saints And Liars’.

March 31, 2021
Duran Duran in Austin Texas photo by Ros O'Gorman
BST Hyde Park Cancelled

BST Hyde Park 2021 has been cancelled.

March 31, 2021
Fatboy Slim
Fatboy Slim Worked In A Cafe During Lockdown

DJ Fatboy Slim turned to helping out at the community cafe he owns when the Covid-19 lockdown forced him to scrap concert plans in 2020.

March 31, 2021
Dua Lipa
Dua Lipa To Perform At 2021 BRIT Awards

Dua Lipa and Griff have been announced as the first performers at the 2021 BRIT Awards.

March 31, 2021
Midnight Oil play the Bowl on their Great Circle Tour 2017 Monday 6 November 2017. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
The 2021 APRA Awards Nominations List

The 2021 APRA Music Awards nominees have been announced with Song of the Year in 2021 spread around Missy Higgins, Tame Impala, Midnight Oil, Amy Shark and Guy Sebastian.

March 30, 2021
Mark Seymour of Hunters and Collectors at Red Hot Summer Bendigo photo by Noise11
Mark Seymour Talks Gudinski, the White Label And Hunters & Collectors Ever Changing Sound

Mark Seymour made nine Hunters & Collectors albums. He has had 10 outside the band. When Michael Gudinski signed the band to Mushroom for their 1982 debut he create a new record label The White Label to launch them. Mark says that that was unnecessary.

March 30, 2021
Bluesfest 2021
Bluesfest To Go Ahead Despite Queensland Covid Outbreak

Bluesfest will go ahead in Byron Bay this weekend despite the new Brisbane covid clusters.

March 30, 2021
Lil Nas X
Nike Sues Lil Nas X Over Satan Shoes

Sports shoe brand Nike is suing rapper Lil Nas X over his new line of ‘Satan Shoes’.

March 30, 2021
Waxahatchee
Waxahatchee Covers Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Streets of Philadelphia’

Waxahatchee, the 10-year old project by Katie Crutchfield, has debuted a cover of Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Streets of Philadelphia’.

March 30, 2021
Drummer Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac performs at ADOTG at Mt Duneed Winery on 7 November 2015. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Mick Fleetwood Wants Lindsey Buckingham Back In The Band

Mick Fleetwood wants a Fleetwood Mac reunion with “everyone who’s ever played” in the band.

March 30, 2021
Neil Young and Crazy Horse Greendale tour Melbourne photo by Ros O'Gorman
Neil Young Is Preparing His Legacy With A Stack Of Archive Releases This Year

Neil Young is at full tilt preparing new editions from his archive series because he says he doesn’t want to leave it to someone else after he is gone.

March 29, 2021
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Kate Nash Calls For More Women In Festivals

Kate Nash has called for a change within the music industry amid a lack of non-male acts on festival line-ups.

March 29, 2021
Justin Bieber in Sydney photo by Ros O'Gorman, music news, noise11.com
Australian Charts: Justin Bieber ‘Justice’ Is The Number One Album

Justin Bieber's sixth studio album called "Justice" becomes his fourth No.1 album in Australia and also his seventh Top 10 entry.

March 28, 2021
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Sex Pistols Locked In Lawsuit

The Sex Pistols are reportedly locked in a fresh lawsuit over royalties.

March 26, 2021
David Byrne American Utopia tour 2018
David Byrne Launching Social Distance Dance Club

Talking Heads star David Byrne is giving New Yorkers a new creative outlet by launching a social distance dance club in New York City.

March 26, 2021
Kylie Minogue photo by Ros OGorman
Ed Sheeran and Kylie Minogue Perform Together At Michael Gudinski State Memorial

Ed Sheeran and Kylie Minogue met each other for the first time this week and they’ve already made music together.

March 25, 2021
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Jimmy Barnes Debuts New Song Flesh and Blood For Michael Gudinski

Jimmy Barnes says his next album ‘Flesh and Blood’ is about family “and MG was a big part of ours”.

March 25, 2021