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Split Enz

Split Enz
Formed: 1972 in Auckland, New Zealand
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Disbanded: 1985
Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Tim Finn, Phil Judd, Jonathan Michael ..., Noel Crombie, Paul Emlyn Crowther, Neil Finn, Robert Gillies, Mal Green, Nigel Griggs, Paul Hester, ...See All
Biography: Best known for their early-'80s new wave pop hits, particularly "I Got You," Split Enz -- after surviving a dizzying array of image and personnel changes and a full decade without any recognition outside of their homeland -- became the first New Zealand band to achieve worldwide success. Although they ...Read full biography
Time and Tide
Released: 1982
Label: Mushroom Records
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Time and Tide stands as Split Enz's creative peak and most fully realized effort. On previous albums, the band remained distant and removed, only revealing what little they did between the lines; for ...Read full review
Mental Notes
Released: 1975
Label: Mushroom Records
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The first proper Split Enz album features the band at its eccentric best. Mental Notes is completely noncommercial art rock filled with ambitious arrangements and slightly disturbing themes courtesy of ...Read full review