Full House (John Farnham album)

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Full House
Full House.jpg
Live album by John Farnham
Released 4 November 1991 (Australia)
Recorded May 1987-October 1990
Genre Pop, rock
Length 1:08:25
Label Sony BMG, RCA, Wheatley
Producer Ross Fraser, John Farnham
John Farnham chronology
Chain Reaction
(1990)Chain Reaction1990
Full House
Then Again...
(1993)Then Again...1993
Singles from Full House
  1. "Please Don't Ask Me [Live]"
    Released: November 1991
  2. "Help! [Live]"
    Released: April 1992
  3. "You're The Voice [Live]"
    Released: June 1992

Full House is a live album by Australian singer John Farnham.[1] The album was released in Australia on 4 November 1991, and is the first live album by Farnham since his comeback via the 1986 release of Whispering Jack. It peaked at No.2 on the ARIA Albums Chart.[2]

The album contains live tracks recorded during Farnham's 1987 "Whispering Jack Tour," 1989 "Age Of Reason Tour" and the 1990 "Chain Reaction Tour." Only one track from this album was released as a single. "Please Don't Ask Me [Live]" , written by Graeham Goble, of The Little River Band was released in late 1991 and peaked at #22 on the ARIA Singles Chart.[2] It had previously been featured on an earlier album Uncovered.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "When the War Is Over" (S. Prestwich) – 5:33
  2. "Age Of Reason" (T. Hunter, J. Pigott) – 5:35
  3. "Don't You Know It's Magic" (B. Cadd) – 4:18
  4. "Two Strong Hearts" (B. Woolley, A. Hill) – 3:49
  5. "Comic Conversations" (J. Bromley) – 4:05
  6. "Help!" (J. Lennon, P. McCartney) – 4:57
  7. "Chain Reaction" (D. Stewart, S. Stewart) – 3:42
  8. "Burn For You" (P. Buckle, J. Farnham, R. Faser) – 4:20
  9. "Reasons" (S. See) – 4:25
  10. "You're the Voice" (M. Ryder, C. Thompson, A. Qunta, K. Reid) – 5:17
  11. "A Touch of Paradise" (R. Wilson, G. Smith) – 4:42
  12. "That's Freedom" (T. Kimmel, J. Chapman) – 4:37
  13. "One" (H. Nilsson) – 3:04
  14. "Playing To Win" (G. Goble, J. Farnham, D. Hirschfelder, S. Housden, S. Proffer, W. Nelson, S. Prestwich) – 3:07
  15. "Pressure Down" (H. Bogdanovs) – 3:37
  16. "Please Don't Ask Me" (G. Goble) – 3:29


Chart (1991/92) Peak
Australian Albums (ARIA)[3] 2
New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)[4] 16
Norwegian Albums (VG-lista)[5] 11


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Australia (ARIA)[6] 5× Platinum 350,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Holmgren, Magnus; Reboulet, Scott; Albury, Lyn; Birtles, Beeb; Warnqvist, Stefan; Medlin, Peter. "John Farnham". Passagen.se. Australian Rock Database (Magnus Holmgren). Archived from the original on 27 November 2013. Retrieved 15 May 2014.
  2. ^ a b Hung, Steffen. "John Farnham Discography". Australian Charts Portal (Hung Medien). Archived from the original on 17 May 2014. Retrieved 30 August 2009. NOTE: Australian albums and singles information, used for chart peak positions of later John Farnham releases after Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) regulated the charts itself and is based on information supplied by ARIA.
  3. ^ "Australiancharts.com – John Farnham – Full House". Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Charts.org.nz – John Farnham – Full House". Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Norwegiancharts.com – John Farnham – Full House". Hung Medien. Retrieved 26 January 2017.
  6. ^ "ARIA Chart accreditations 1997". ARIA. Retrieved 26 January 2017.