Diary

  • The Only Way To Go Is Forward – Crowded House live at Leigh Sawmill Cafe

    In 2008, during the initial recording sessions for the album Intriguer, Crowded House played three special gigs at Leigh Sawmill Cafe. Many of their new songs were performed publicly for the first time. By the time Intriguer was released two years later, a few of those songs had disappeared. For

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  • Stranger Than Fiction – The Life and Times of Split Enz

    Mike Chunn’s long out of print book on Split Enz has just been made available as a Kindle eBook. “Stranger Than Fiction” (1992) is THE essential Enz biography. I know a lot of Split Enz fans have been searching for a copy of this for years. Scarce as, bro. –

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  • June 2013 Newsletter

    The neilfinn.com June 2013 newsletter is here. Subscribe to the newsletter email for site updates every month.

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  • Time On Earth – the song

    The Kitchen Sink collection of rarities & oddities has been one of the most popular features on neilfinn.com, so we’re starting off the second volume with a real gem: “Time On Earth”. Now there’s a familiar title… Neil Finn: This is a lovely recording I had forgotten about, done in

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  • Dr. M Yunupingu

    I am very sorry to hear that Dr. M Yunupingu has died. He came to my house many years ago and we wrote a song together called Dots On The Shells. It was an honour and a pleasure to play music with him and he taught me more in one

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