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Eric Clapton image by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Clapton Tells Japan He Won’t Be Coming Back

Eric Clapton just may be serious about the whole retirement thing.

March 3, 2014
ABBA, Noise11, Photo
Abba Gold And B-Sides To Mark 40th Anniversary

Abba will mark their 40th anniversary with the release of a 3CD Abba Gold and B-Sides set.

March 3, 2014
Justin Timberlake - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Justin Timberlake To Tour Australia

Justin Timberlake will return to Australia for his first tour in six years.

March 3, 2014
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Damon Albarn Talks About First Solo Gig

Blur's Damon Albarn has his first solo record coming and he spoke to the BBC about it.

March 2, 2014
Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran Tops Spotify Oscar Songs

Spotify rolls out the red carpet this Oscars' weekend to reveal the most popular movie tracks from past 12 months.

March 2, 2014
Steely Dan - image By Ros O'Gorman
Steely Dan Sued By David Palmer

Outside Donald Fagan and Walter Becker, Steely Dan has been a bit of a revolving door of members. One of those players was David Palmer, who is suing the group for back royalties.

March 2, 2014
Rick Springfield, photo Ros O'Gorman, Noise11
Rick Springfield and Pat Benatar Double Up For Tour

Rick Springfield is going to have a very busy 2014. Along with the release of his first novel, Magnificent Vibration, in May, he is also out on his Stripped Down solo tour which is expected to go through the end of the year.

March 2, 2014
Depeche Mode, Noise11, Photo
Depeche Mode Plays Italy SETLIST

Depeche Mode hailing from Basildon, a few km from my own birthplace, have always had a special place in my heart, but seemingly thousands of Italians too because they have such a massive following here.

March 2, 2014
Gwen Stefani of No Doubt - Photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Gwen Stefani And Gavin Rossdale Welcome Third Son

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale have welcomed their third son.

March 2, 2014
Fatboy Slim, music news,
Fatboy Slim Does It Again For The World Cup

Fatboy Slim is known the world over for his unique brand of 'Party Acid House', something he advocates through the medium of DJing and of course the music he makes.

March 2, 2014
Grandmaster Flash The Message
Grandmaster Flash To Be Added To RockWalk

Grandmaster Flash will be immortalised on Sunset Boulevard's RockWalk.

March 2, 2014
Pat Simmons of the Doobie Brothers, photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Doobie Brothers Welcome Back Michael McDonald For Next Record

The Doobie Brothers are out to prove how much their classic rock has been an influence on modern country with a duets album featuring some of the band's biggest hits.

March 2, 2014
Bruce Springsteen in Melbourne Photo by Ros OGorman
Bruce Springsteen Covers Lorde In New Zealand VIDEO

Bruce Springsteen opened up his Auckland, New Zealand show with a cover of Lorde’s ‘Royals’ this weekend.

March 1, 2014
INXS, 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
INXS Spend Third Week At Number One On ARIA Albums

INXS hold for a third week at No.1 with their “Very Best of” collection, becoming their second longest running chart-topping album behind “The Swing” (TW-34) which stayed atop for five weeks from April 1984.

March 1, 2014
Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams Spends 8th Week On Top Of ARIA Singles

Pharrell Williams holds for an eighth non-consecutive week at the top of the ARIA Singles Chart with “Happy”, the song also climbing to the top of the US chart this week too.

March 1, 2014
Scott Owen, The Living End, Soundwave, Melbourne, Photo, Ros O'Gorman
Review: Soundwave 2014, Melbourne

Soundwave, Australia’s yearly metal-fest, wrapped up its Melbourne leg at Flemington Racecourse on February 28th.

March 1, 2014
Green Day, Soundwave 2014, Ros O'Gorman, Photo
Green Day Cover Men At Work, AC/DC, Rick Springfield At Soundwave

Green Day’s setlist at Soundwave Melbourne often came across sounding like classic hits radio station Gold 104 on Friday.

March 1, 2014
Serj Tankian and Tom Morello in New Zealand
Bruce Springsteen To Get The System Down In Auckland

Bruce Springsteen’s show in Auckland, New Zealand tonight may just very well be the scene of a System of a Down appearance for Serj Tankian. Tankian is also in Auckland and he has been hanging out with Tom Morello.

March 1, 2014
James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett, Metallica, Soundwave 2013, Photo Ros O'Gorman
Confirmed: Perth Soundwave Will Be The Last

Soundwave promoter AJ Maddah has confirmed that Perth will not be treated to the metal music festival in 2015.

March 1, 2014
Richie Sambora: Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Richie Sambora Plays Bon Jovi, INXS, Hendrix And Prince

Richie Sambora is playing a decent slab of Bon Jovi on his current Australia tour as well as a few well-placed covers by Prince, Hendrix and INXS.

February 28, 2014
Damon Albarn photo by Ros OGorman
Damon Albarn Release Lonely Press Play Video LISTEN

Damon Albarn has released a new solo song 'Lonely Press Play'.

February 28, 2014
Franz Ferdinand photo by Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, Photo
Franz Ferdinand Release Song In German

Franz Ferdinand release a new single, Fresh Strawberries, on Monday April 7th 2014.

February 28, 2014 photo by Ros O'Gorman Makes A Spectacle Of Himself's latest venture is eye-wear.

February 28, 2014
The Beach Boys Mike Love 2007 - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mike Love Receives Ella Award, Performs With David Lee Roth

Mike Love was the honoree at the 21st Ella Awards put on by the Society of Singers.

February 28, 2014
Brian Eno, music news,
Brian Eno And Karl Hyde Collaborate

Brian Eno and Karl Hyde come together with a new album to be released this May on Warp Records.

February 28, 2014
Gregg Allman, Noise11, Photo
Gregg Allman Biopic Production Halted

Production for the Gregg Allman's biopic 'Midnight Rider' has been placed on hold.

February 28, 2014
Dave Davies photo by Ian Heath
Dave Davies Of The Kinks To Perform First Show In 13 Years

Dave Davies, lead guitarist and founding member for The Kinks, will perform his first show in 13 years in the UK in April.

February 27, 2014
Elaine Paige
Elaine Paige Announces Final Tour, Australian Dates In December

Elaine Paige OBE says that at age 65 it is time for her to retire from touring.

February 27, 2014
Beck, Harvest Festival 2012: Photo Ros O'Gorman
Beck Morning Phase On Track For UK No 1

Beck is expected to score his first-ever number one album in the UK next week.

February 27, 2014
David Guetta, Noise11, music news
David Guetta Makes Video To Mark 50 Million Facebook Followers

David Guetta thanks his 50 million fans on Facebook by premiering 'A Party 424 Meters Under the Sea' video.

February 27, 2014