Diary

  • Neil demonstrating nilfun site, October 2000

    The nilfun team films the 60 Minutes team filming Neil Finn. Nilfun only lasted a few years but a few musical games and art pieces similar to those shown here have been collected on our nilfun page. 60 Minutes interviewer: Cameron Bennett. Video captured by in October 2000 by nilfun

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  • The family tree

    “Anzac Day on a nostalgia trip with the best boy rider in Te Rore.” Neil’s father Richard Finn stands beside the family tree.

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  • Blue Smoke – Neil’s extended video

    I had the great pleasure of meeting and playing music with Jim Carter and this is my own document of our day. – Neil Finn. Download “Blue Smoke” at iTunes NZ and Australia. UPDATE, AUGUST 2015: Now available worldwide on iTunes and Google Play Commemorating the centenary of the Gallipoli

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  • Record Store Day – Neil at Slow Boat Records

    Neil’s performing today at Slow Boat Records in Wellington for Record Store Day. He’s joined by Lisa Tomlins and Jesse Sheehan. Here’s the line up: Jesse Sheehan – 11 am Tami Neilson – 11.30am Neil Finn – 12 midday Orchestra Wellington String Quartet – 2pm UPDATE: Read a report and

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  • Neil Finn solo in Melbourne and Sydney – more shows added

    Live Nation by arrangement with Artist Voice present Neil Finn Solo – Intimate Melbourne and Sydney Solo Shows MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE, MELBOURNE WEDNESDAY 27 MAY 2015 TICKETS ON SALE 10AM FRIDAY APRIL 17 via Live Nation and Ticketmaster. MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE, MELBOURNE FRIDAY 29 MAY 2015 TICKETS ON SALE 10AM

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  • Neil & Liam Finn with friends at Largo – setlist 14-4-15

    Setlist from the second show at Largo at the Coronet by Neil and Liam Finn, Tuesday night. Distant Sun wasn’t performed but additions included Helter Skelter and Whip It. Thanks again to Kathleen for the photo. Expect to see fan reviews at http://www.frenzforum.com/topic/largo-april-14-reviews after they’ve recovered. See a photo and

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  • Neil & Liam Finn at Largo – setlist 12th April

    A selfie of Neil, Liam and a few friends at Largo, Los Angeles on Sunday. They were joined through the night by Ceci Herbert, Matt Eccles, Sebastian Steinberg, Sharon Finn, Mark Hart, Connan Mockasin and Jon Brion. Read fan reviews at the Frenz Forum , where there’s also a list

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  • Melbourne and Sydney solo shows in May

    Updated 16/4/15 with two more shows Live Nation by arrangement with Artist Voice present Neil Finn Solo – Intimate Melbourne and Sydney Solo Shows MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE, MELBOURNE WEDNESDAY 27 MAY 2015 TICKETS ON SALE 10AM FRIDAY APRIL 17 via Live Nation and Ticketmaster. MELBOURNE RECITAL CENTRE, MELBOURNE FRIDAY 29

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  • Blue Smoke – Neil Finn with Jim Carter

    Download “Blue Smoke” at iTunes NZ and Australia. UPDATE, AUGUST 2015: Now available worldwide on iTunes and Google Play Commemorating the centenary of the Gallipoli landing, Neil Finn and Jim Carter have re-recorded “Blue Smoke“, composed by New Zealander Ruru Karaitiana on his way to war in 1940. Jim Carter

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  • iTunes Radio Guest Host

    Neil is guest hosting iTunes Radio in Australia. (Available for those with an Australian iTunes account and iTunes 12 or iOS 8)

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  • Neil & Liam Finn with special guests at Largo, April 2015

    Neil’s intimate shows at L.A.’s Largo at the Coronet are legendary. This month he plays two dates there, joined by son Liam Finn and a few extra guests. Sunday April 12th, 2015 Largo at the Coronet Theater, Los Angeles, CA. On Sale at Ticketfly, Thursday April 2nd at noon, PDT

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