Last night I watched Crowded House's "final" performance on the Opera House steps.
Recently I decided to go back to listening to them . . . I found a greatest hits CD set from JB and have been playing it nearly non stop while I'm at home.
Neil Finn's depth of emotion in his music and lyrics is awesome. I never really listened to the band when I was younger . . . I was always searching for something more obscure and unheard of, prejudiced against anything that might have too much popular appeal. I've gladly gotten over that kind of thing now (although there are probably a lot of good reasons to be prejudiced against music that has widespread popular appeal . . . there's a lot of marketing and not a lot of creativity going around).
Anyway, here's my favourite . . . enjoy: