Michael Hutchence’s Legacy Remembered: Revisit 5 INXS Hits
Today (Jan. 22), on what would have been INXS frontman Michael Hutchence’s 55th birthday, we’re celebrating his legacy by revisiting five of the band’s best hits. 1. “Need You Tonight” “I’ve got to let you know, you’re one of my kind” We’ll start with the only song in the band’s career to reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart…. Read the full article here This post was written originally featured on Billboard.com written by Leslie Richin.
“Live Baby Live” Airing in NZ to bring in 2015
Prime TV in NZ is broadcasting “Live Baby Live” tonight at 8.45pm as part of their NYE programming. If you miss it or aren’t in NZ, you can get the DVD at the 2014 price of $14.99 and watch it anywhere in the world! …. Price goes back up tomorrow!
Australia’s most popular album is…
While rock has been off the main course in most countries, Australians indulged in nostalgia for a much-loved guitar band in 2014. The highest-selling album of the year looks set to come from none other than old stagers INXS, with a three year old collection of songs dating back to the 1980s. The Australia Recording Industry Association does not release its official end-of-year data until early January, but Universal has been told INXS’s The Very Best is the biggest-selling album so far in 2014, undoubtedly driven by the success of the record-breaking miniseries INXS: Never Tear Us Apart. Read the full article here This post was written originally featured on SMH – Sydney Morning Herald written by Peter Vincent.
INXS Never Tear Us Apart Mini-Series Up for AACTA Award
The INXS Never Tear Us Apart mini-series has been nominated for excellence across a broad array of categories for this year’s Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards. The award nominations include: Best Telefeature Or Miniseries Best Direction In A Television Drama Or Comedy Best Lead Actor In A Television Drama (Luke Arnold) Best Guest Or Supporting Actor In A Television Drama (Andy Ryan) Huge congratulations to all the cast and crew for the amazing production and the nominations! If you missed it, you can watch the TV mini-series again on Channel 7 in Australia 8.30pm tonight. We will keep you updated on how it all goes!
Tim and Jon Farriss backstage at the ARIAs with the boys from 5SOS
Tim and Jon Farriss backstage at the #ARIAs with the boys from 5 Seconds of Summer.