Released a year after the INXS singer’s death, Michael Hutchence’s self-titled solo album was an evocative work by a much-missed artist.
Seared into history as ‘Live Baby Live’, INXS’ 1991 Wembley Stadium concert captured “one of the biggest global sensations at the height of their powers”.
Few rock frontmen commanded a stage or a recording studio in the way that Hutchence did.
Though two bands emerging in very different eras, Las Vegas quartet Imagine Dragons and trailblazing Aussie rockers INXS could easily be contemporaries.
The 'Live Baby Live' soundtrack album will also be released across 3LP Deluxe, 2CD & all digital formats on 15 November.
uDiscover Music meets the talent behind the skateboarding video for INXS’ classic Kick album, filmed at Venice Skate Park in Los Angeles.
A defining albums of the 80s, ‘Kick’ alchemised INXS’s key influences into a highly original pop-rock hybrid, elevating the band to rock’s premier league.
The much-acclaimed film will be playing in U.S. cinemas for one night only, on 7 January 2020.
The vinyl & CD formats feature unseen imagery from the show, new essays from the band and sleeve notes by broadcaster and fan Jamie East.
The show has been fully restored from the original 35mm print to create a new widescreen 4K Ultra HD version.
The most incisive Michael Hutchence quotes reveal a thoughtful, articulate star with a fierce intelligence and unwavering commitment to artistic integrity.
The compilation was originally available only on cassette with six different covers, one for each band member.
uDiscover Music’s In 20 Songs playlist distills the group’s entire career into 20 of the best INXS songs from their remarkable, enduring body of work.
After three consecutive top ten albums in the UK, the Australian band went straight to No. 1 with their 1992 release.
With ‘Welcome To Wherever You Are’, INXS cycled through grunge, pop and their own patented sinewy grooves to create a world-beating classic.