Kiwi band Crowded House returns

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One of New Zealand greatest bands has reunited and produced their first album in 10 years.

Crowded House have release a new album called Dreamers Are Waiting.

The band has already released a couple of new singles Whatever You Want and To The Island. Both of these are on the new album. The band has also embarked on a successful tour of New Zealand in March.

Who is Crowded House?

Crowded House are a rock band, formed in Melbourne in 1985. Its founding members were New Zealanders Neil and Tim Finn and Australians Paul Hester (drums) and Nick Seymour (bass).

The current line-up includes Finn’s sons Elroy and Liam and the American keyboard player Mitchell Froom. Neil Finn and Nick Seymour have been the sole constant members of the group since its formation.

The band was popular from 1985 to 1996 in New Zealand and Australia. Early Top Ten hits included “Don’t Dream It’s Over” and “Something So Strong”.

Neil and Tim Finn were each awarded an OBE in June 1993 for their contributions to the music of New Zealand.

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