Seattle – with a special guest
Neil was joined at The Neptune Theatre by one of Seattle’s own tonight on “Where Is My Soul”, “History Never Repeats”, “Locked Out”, Throw Your Arms Around Me” and “I Got You”. Thanks, Eddie Vedder! Here’s the two of them in Sydney a couple of months ago and, below that, their
Interviews – March 2014
updated 31st March 2014 The Examiner: Split Enz’ Neil Finn making better music than ever updated 30th March 2014 Orange County Register – Neil Finn finally returns to West Coast as a solo act updated 10th March 2014 Hitting New Heights: The Music.com’s interview with Neil Finn – including the
“Tomorrow night Vancouver , Vogue Theatre , I’m very excited and band are fizzing !” – Neil Finn.
Dizzy Heights album reviews
updated 29/3/14 Sound and Vision review (4.5/5 stars): http://www.soundandvision.com/content/neil-finn-dizzy-heights 16/3/14 Here’s another review (9/10 stars) of Neil’s new album Dizzy Heights: vivascene.com See earlier reviews here.
The Bing Lounge, Portland, Oregon
Neil plays The Bing Lounge in Portland, Oregon, Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4pm. Enter for your chance to win two spots on the guest list. Contest ends 3/29 at 8 a.m. More details at http://kink.fm/bing-lounge/ Update 2/4/14: Click here for video highlights.
Dizzy Heights Tour – new date added
DIZZY HEIGHTS TOUR – CANADA & US Vancouver, BC, Vogue Theatre Saturday 29th March 2014 On sale now Seattle, WA, Neptune Theatre Sunday 30th March 2014 On sale now San Francisco, CA, Palace of Fine Arts Theatre Tuesday 1st April 2014 On sale now Los Angeles, CA, Orpheum Theatre Wednesday
Max Sessions: Bonus songs
Here are two songs that weren’t included in the TV broadcast (Australia) of Max Sessions: Neil Finn. “Better Than TV” and “Faster Than Light.” Due to rights restrictions, Max TV have made these videos available to view in some countries only, eg Australia and New Zealand.
“It was a run of fantastic shows in Australia and I thank all of you for your warmth and openness to my new music.” – Neil Finn. Click here for tour dates for the upcoming shows in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland and Europe.
“Showtime” – Performance anxiety dream 3
See all the dream videos (so far) below.
Dizzy Heights Tour continues
After a brilliant three week tour of Australia, Neil Finn and his band now fly over the equator for the next round of dates in the Dizzy Heights Tour. DIZZY HEIGHTS TOUR – CANADA & US Vancouver, BC, Vogue Theatre Saturday 29th March 2014 On sale now Seattle, WA, Neptune
Max Sessions: Neil Finn – 24th March on Foxtel
Australian Foxtel viewers – Max Sessions: Neil Finn airs on Max TV on Monday 24th March at 9pm. This is preceded by Neil Finn: Top 10 at 7.25pm and Crowded House: Farewell To The World at 8.05pm. Team Neil Finn
Performance Anxiety Dream 2
I dreamt I was at the Sydney Opera House and Jimmy Barnes blew me off stage with I’m a Little Teapot ..phew ! See Neil’s earlier dream below…
The final Australian shows
Who’s a little teapot? @neilmullanefinn @JimmyBarnes #SydneyOperaHouse #NeilFinn Great night pic.twitter.com/43fhJWT9VL — Jane Barnes (@jane13barnes) March 21, 2014 The final concert in the Australian leg of the Dizzy Heights Tour plays tonight at the Sydney Opera House. Last night the House saw a surprise appearance by Jimmy Barnes. Neil’s
So They Can – update
Neil’s special gig at Sydney’s Beresford Hotel last night raised $30,000 for So They Can. Thanks to everyone who organised the occasion and those who came along. Click here to read more about So They Can and their support for communities in Africa. See photos here.
Performance anxiety dream
Sydney Opera House 18th March – Review
Click to read Sydney Morning Herald’s review of last night’s concert at Sydney Opera House.
So They Can: Sydney, March 19th
In support of So They Can, Neil will perform a special gig tonight at 8pm at the Beresford Hotel in Sydney. Click here for ticket info.
Adelaide & Perth
Updated March 17th: Read reviews of Neil Finn’s weekend concerts in Adelaide: indaily.com and Perth: watoday.com March 16th: “The Barton, Thebarton, Thebby, call it what you will, the place still rocks.” Hope Neil and Old Red had a good sleep after last night’s show in Adelaide. Tonight, it’s Perth
Melbourne’s Hamer Hall, 13/3/14
I got you… and that’s all I want… and it sounds like quite a few people got what they wanted last night at Melbourne’s Hamer Hall. “An invasion by invitation ….stop …Its Hamer time , Love you Melbourne” tweeted Neil after the show. Next stop is Adelaide’s Thebarton Theatre on
Tour Reviews – Melbourne, 12/3/14
Click here for a review in the Sydney Morning Herald of last night’s concert in Melbourne’s Hamer Hall. Here’s another at take40.com See au.com’s photo gallery. Neil plays there again tonight.
Tour review – Geelong, 11/3/14
Read a review and see photos of last night’s concert in Geelong, Australia. Neil takes his Dizzy Heights tour to Melbourne’s Hamer Hall tonight and tomorrow. Team Neil Finn. Photo: Test Monkeys Media
Tour review – QPAC Concert Hall, Brisbane
A review of Neil Finn’s Dizzy Heights Brisbane concert on March 7th has been posted at Daily Review. The Frenz Forum also has reviews of the Brisbane and Canberra shows. Check out Neil’s Facebook page too. Neil and band play Geelong tomorrow night, Tuesday March 11th, at GPAC playhouse. Photo:
Dizzy Heights Tour update
Neil Finn’s Dizzy Heights tour began on Thursday in Nambour, Australia. “Nambour was fab”, said Neil, “we are up and running. Jesse Sheehan wins inaugural keenness award.” Following the Brisbane concert, Neil tweeted “a few firsts last night , Don’t Dream Its Over on piano , I See Red as
New Zealand music library AudioCulture has an updated Neil Finn page with a profile written by Chris Bourke, the author of the definitive Crowded House biography, “Something So Strong.” Lots of great photos too. Team Neil Finn.
Meet the band for the Dizzy Heights Tour
Click here for Dizzy Heights Tour details.
Dizzy Heights Tour teaser
DIZZY HEIGHTS TOUR – AUSTRALIA NAMBOUR, CIVIC CENTRE THURSDAY 6th MARCH 2014 on sale now BRISBANE, QPAC CONCERT HALL FRIDAY 7th MARCH 2014 On sale now CANBERRA, CANBERRA THEATRE – NEW SUNDAY 9th MARCH 2014 Onsale now GEELONG, GPAC PLAYHOUSE TUESDAY 11th MARCH 2014 On sale now MELBOURNE, HAMER HALL WEDNESDAY 12th
Dizzy Heights World Tour Begins This Week!
Only a few days to go before Neil Finn’s Dizzy Heights tour takes off in Australia. Scroll below the video for tour details. Here’s the band (plus guests Liam and Elroy) in a live webcast shortly after rehearsals began in January, starting with the new song “Better Than TV”. DIZZY
A trip to the podium
Speaking of Oscars… The award for the best trip at an awards show goes to… Neil Finn at the 1981 Rock Awards!