AUSSIES RULE! AUSTRALIAN ROCK BAND INXS INVADES MANILA
Internationally acclaimed Australian rock band INXS recently visited Manila for a one-night concert at the Araneta Coliseum. Billed as “INXS Switch On!”, the jam-packed musical event marked the band’s first visit to the country, the initial stop in their four-nation Asian tour of its current world tour to promote their latest album, “Switch”. The tour is the band’s first in nine years with new front man J.D. Fortune, joined by other INXS band members Andrew Farris, Garry Beers, Tim Farris, Jon Farris and Kirk Pengilly. Welcoming the band in their press conference at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel is Australian Ambassador Tony Hely (centre).