INXS’ Andrew Farriss says he’s working on new music in Nashville as the Aussie musician prepares to support Don McLean on tour
Andrew Farriss, the main composer for legendary Australian rock band INXS, has flown to America to start work on new material.
The 63-year-old musician has teased he’s working on another album, this time in Nashville, Tennessee, the home of country music.
Farriss, who co-wrote many of INXS’ hits, including Need You Tonight, arrived there last week and has been writing music with his friend and collaborator Jeffrey Trott.
Andrew Farriss (right), the main composer for legendary Australian rock band INXS, has flown to Nashville, Tennessee, to start work on new material with his friend Jeffrey Trott (left)
He posted an image of the pair on Instagram on Monday during a break from recording in the studio.
The pair looked relaxed and focused in their comfortable attire as they posed in a garden setting before getting back to business.
‘Great catching up and doing some songwriting with the legendary Jeffrey Trott in Nashville last week! Thanks so much Jeff and Quinn for your hospitality,’ he wrote.
Since arriving in Nashville, Farriss has been sightseeing and dined at an Italian restaurant
Trott shared the same enthusiasm about their project which remains on the horizon.
‘Me and my long time bud Andrew Farriss of INXS fame,’ he said.
Since he arrived in Nashville, Farriss has checked out several of the city’s sights and recently dined at a high-end Italian restaurant.
‘If you’re looking for a upscale fantastic Italian restaurant in Nashville, Carne Mare is the place to be,’ he said
‘If you’re looking for a upscale fantastic Italian restaurant in Nashville Carne Mare is the place to be,’ he recommended.
Farriss is preparing to support Don McLean on his upcoming Australian tour in April.
The multi-instrumentalist’s debut solo album was released in March 2021.
The multi-instrumentalist’s debut solo album was released in March 2021