Experience the ultimate rock extravaganza with none other than the popular Australian rock band, INXS on their latest series of concerts! Pronounced “in excess,” the band was established in Sydney, New South Wales in the year 1977. They rose to fame with their debut album, INXS, which went on to become a great success. The group has been releasing hit songs and albums ever since, and has a wide fan base in all parts of the world. Their live shows are always entertaining and fun, as the band is popular for their innovative and unique performance style. Their upcoming tour is now just around the corner, and tickets are in high demand, so get hold of yours from us today!
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INXS is made up of Kirk Pengilly on the sax and guitar, Tim Farriss on the lead guitar, Jon Farriss on the drums, Andrew Farriss on the keyboards and guitar and Garry Gary Beers on the bass guitar. The band was initially called The Farriss Brothers in the year 1977, but the name was later changed to INXS. For the first two decades of the band's career they had Michael Hutchence as their lead vocalist, whose magnetic personality and charming looks contributed to his becoming the focal point of the group. INXS originally had more of a pop, ska, and New Wave sound, but later their music developed into a stronger pub rock type, which included a blend of dance and funk in some of the songs.
INXS's debut single was released in May of the year 1980 in France and Australia. It was titled Simple Simon/ We Are the Vegetables and was featured in a television show called Simon Townsend's Wonder World. It was followed by their debut album, which was self-titled and was released in October of the same year. The album reached the Top Thirty charts in Australia and managed to get a gold status, selling more than 35,000 copies. Its single, Just Keep Walking became their first song to reach the Top Forty charts in Australia. After the success of their debut album, the band soon went to work on their second record after being signed to Atlantic Records.
The album was named Shabooh Shoobah and was released in October of the year 1982. It went on to become a major hit, reaching the number forty six on the Hot Pop Albums chart as well as the number fifty two on the US Billboard 200 chart. It climbed the charts to number five in Australia, remaining there for no less than ninety four weeks. Its single, The One Thing, peaked at number thirty in the Top Thirty charts in the United States. In Canada, it went on to be placed in the Top 20 charts. They released their first video of the song, The One Thing, which gained massive airplay on various channels, including MTV. After the success of the record, INXC went on their first tour of the United States, performing at numerous places in the country. They performed with bands such as The Go-Go's, Hall and Oats, The Kinks, Adam and the Ants, and Stray Cats.
The band has won countless awards, including seven ARIA (Australian Recording Industry Association) Awards, ten Countdown Awards, five MTV Music Video Awards, and many more as well. They continue to produce outstanding music for their listeners, who stretch all over the world. Some of their most popular songs include hits such as Good Times, Soul Mistake, Keep the Peace, Never Tear Us Apart, New Sensation, Need You Tonight, Different World, What You Need, On My Way and various more as well. Now, the band is set to embark on their latest shows and this will surely be an event full of excitement, thrill and lots of electrifying energy. Be there with your INXS tickets and have one of the most memorable rock concerts of your life!
It is not very common that a rock band outside the America gain huge success and critical acclaim. But INXS has broken that myth with heir great and super successful music.
INXS is a popular band Australian rock and New Wave band that has been ruling the rock world for the last thirty years. They have been a guiding force in Australian music scene and have seen success out of their homeland as well.