From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
The most incisive Michael Hutchence quotes reveal a thoughtful, articulate star with a fierce intelligence and unwavering commitment to artistic integrity.
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.
The album has 468 non-consecutive weeks on the ARIA chart - the equivalent of nine years.
After three consecutive Top 10 albums in the UK, the Australian band went straight to No.1 with their 1992 release.
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.
Directed by Amy Tinkham, the new film was championed by the late founder of Petrol Records and Executive Producer Chris “CM” Murphy.
Directed by Amy Tinkham, the new film championed by the late founder of Petrol Records and Executive Producer Chris "CM" Murphy.
Few rock frontmen commanded a stage or a recording studio in the way that Hutchence did.
Murphy played a huge part in INXS' international success from 1979 to 1995 and also managed acts including The Models and The Buckleys.
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”.
Michael Cassel, CEO/Producer said, "This presents an exciting opportunity to create a new theatrical story, using an extraordinary catalog of music."
Both a confidant and a fantasy to his audience, Michael Hutchence combined god-like looks with an enigmatic personality, becoming rock’s last true sex god.
The original film from 1991 was scanned and restored into 4K, and remixed and remastered for release by Giles Martin and Sam Okell.
The home entertainment release features the film presented in widescreen for the first time, and in over 20 times greater resolution (on 4K UHD blu-ray) than the original DVD release.