Diary

  • Happy birthday, Neil

    It’s Neil’s birthday! When asked what he had planned for today, Neil said “I’m having a sleep in, receiving calls, researching native birds, and having dinner with friends. I may treat myself to a Whittaker’s Peanut Slab.” Thirty-four years ago today, Neil marked his 21st at a Split Enz concert

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  • Neil and mini-me

    Neil’s taking in the great outdoors, tweeting pics as he goes. “Me and mini Neil don’t get a chance to get out amongst nature much these days.” Follow Neil at twitter.com/neilmullanefinn

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  • May 2013 Newsletter

    The May 2013 neilfinn.com newsletter is here. Subscribe to the newsletter emails for site news every month.

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  • Spirit of the Stairs – live video 1998

    Captured live in Munich, 20th October 1998, a newly edited video of “Spirit of the Stairs” features Neil on acoustic guitar with Liam Finn on electric guitar and fellow NZ songwriter Bic Runga on vocal harmony. Go to http://neilfinn.com/videos/all/?ord=date (or watch below) Many thanks to B. v. Weymarn for providing much

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  • Just up the road from Shania

    Well folks, I’m just down the river from Shania’s place and the pure mountain air is giving my lungs an oxygen feast. I can think clearly here and later tonight when I emerge from the sweat lodge the track listing and sequence of my new album will be set I’m

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  • X Factor – Neil’s live tweets

    Neil’s live Twitter commentary of NZ’s X Factor this week has made the papers. Read the  NZ Herald article here . The commentary is at twitter.com/neilmullanefinn .

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  • Don’t Ask Why – video

    For his 2001 album One Nil, Neil wrote numerous songs with Wendy Melvoin, best known as one half of Wendy & Lisa and for her guitar playing in Prince’s band The Revolution. We’ve compiled a video for their song “Don’t Ask Why” using live and rehearsal footage shot in 2000

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