Chrissy Amphlett and Divinyls are perhaps the most prominent rock act to ever come out of Australia. This band has produced literally an endless amount of memorable songs, and Chrissy's compelling stage presence captivates all who have ever seen her live or in performance videos. The uncompromising no-holds-barred nature of Divinyls makes them a natural for IAC, rare talent - to watch, listen, and learn from. Their constant intensity level leaves no doubt that they left it all out there, every time they took the stage.
The roots of Divinyls began during a performance of a church choir when Amphlett's stool fell over and she became tangled up in the microphone cord. Her later longtime band mate Mark McEntee saw her continue to sing as she dragged the mic across the stage and decided he had to meet this singer.
Divinyls became a household word with the worldwide hit I Touch Myself but listening to their CDs, you begin to realize just how many exceptional songs they've recorded.
Chrissy has also recently received acclaim for her acting with a starring role in the Australian production of Blood Brothers and also played Judy Garland in the musical The Boy From Oz.
Now, she has a best selling book, called Pleasure and Pain which are the amazing memoirs of a rock-and-roll life, that you can purchase by clicking here
EMI has recently released Divinyls Greatest Hits which contains 20 superb tracks.
In My Life
Boys In Town
reached # 1 on KIAC Big 50
Hard On Me
Talk like the rain
reached # 1 on KIAC Big 50
Ain't Gonna Eat Out My Heart
What A Life
Back To The Wall
I'll Make You Happy
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4/25/2013 3:21:28 PM
Thanks for the great tunes RIP
4/23/2013 10:58:08 PM
9/9/2010 9:59:08 AM
You "people" R sooo HOT & right N your face with your approach & Xpressive Crunch ROCK rage...It's hard 2 figure out how U became so Nventive & craZly unique down there N aussie-land. But maybe the counter Nfluences weren't so powerful & gave U a chance 2 show off your tru personalities N your musical works...I'm appreciative of the reasults...Digg'N it 2 the MAX^^^^^ ~Austn
6/18/2007 8:16:09 AM
Doh!...pressed the submit button before I was finished....
....Chrissy, you are a legend!
6/18/2007 8:13:57 AM
Great to see some real Aussie rockers here! I grew up with you guys and LOVE your work!! :-)
4/10/2007 3:58:25 AM
One of my all time favourite rock chicks from Australia! Great to see you here on IAC. I'm just starting off myself and its a great site to promote original music.
I would love you to check out my songs if you get a chance..
3/17/2007 10:51:29 PM
IAC bring out the big guns, welcome to the IAC, and to Radio Jones! There's 3 or 4 tunes I haven't even hear before. Mighty fine.
3/17/2007 2:22:38 AM
Great collection of hits here...welcome to IAC!
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