Diary

  • R.I.P. Chrissy Amphlett (The Divinyls)

    From Neil: RIP Chrissy Amphlett, what an amazing voice she had. We sang “Money” together at the Myer Music Bowl years ago – a treasured memory.  

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  • So They Can: 12/4/13 setlist & photos

    The benefit show on April 12th for So They Can went well, says Neil, “with many dancers and a young man called Vaughan played a piano solo on Weather With You.” Over $125,000 was raised. Even the setlist was auctioned… which is why it’s taken a while to post it

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  • Dave McArtney

    Very sad to hear that Dave McArtney has died. He was a lovely, warm hearted, intelligent man and wrote some classic songs… He will be much missed. – Neil Finn In this clip from New Zealand television in 1978, Dave sings Hello Sailor’s biggest hit, Gutter Black.

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  • Newsletters

    Sign up at the bottom of the Home page to receive updates from neilfinn.com Some may have missed our March or April newsletters due to email server spam filtering at AOL and Comcast. You can read our newsletters here: April Newsletter March Newsletter February Newsletter

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  • Tha Nineez – Colt 45’s EE TEE SEE (Split Enz demos 1978)

    Time for a Ninee Neez Up! Tha Nineez – Colt 45’s EE TEE SEE is a new compilation of restored home demos and preserved jams taped in 1978 by then twenty year old Neil Finn with Split Enz percussionist Noel Crombie. A few of these Nineez recordings debuted on nilfun.net

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  • Finns in News Ltd’s Top 10 Australian singers poll

    In a poll run by News Ltd, more than 100 Australian singers and musicians voted for their favourite Australian singers of all time. Neil and Tim Finn (New Zealanders, yes, but they spent many years based in Australia) were placed together at #10. “The Voice” himself, John Farnham, was voted

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  • Early iPad

    One from the archives, 1999: Early adopter and tech-geek Neil Finn testing an iPad prototype. He said it was difficult to type on.

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