Diary

  • Wellington and Christchurch Solo shows with Strings

    Live Nation by arrangement with WME present A Very Special Evening With Neil Finn Intimate Wellington and Christchurch Solo shows with Strings OPERA HOUSE, WELLINGTON, NZ TUESDAY 13th OCTOBER 2015 ISAAC THEATRE ROYAL, CHRISTCHURCH, NZ WEDNESDAY 14th OCTOBER 2015 TICKETS ON SALE MIDDAY MONDAY 7th SEPTEMBER at www.livenation.co.nz My Live

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  • So They Can – Neil Finn performance, Sydney

    So They Can‘s Annual Sydney Dinner and fundraiser will include a solo performance by Neil Finn. Friday, 23rd October 2015 Grand Ballroom Commencing at 7.30pm The Westin Sydney Dress: Cocktail 1 Martin Place, Sydney Enjoy pre-dinner drinks and canapés, a delicious dinner with premium wines and an exclusive performance by

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  • Enzology Episode 6 – True Colours (1979-80)

    The making of “True Colours” in part 6 of Enzology – The Story of Split Enz. Features rare demos, live tracks and interviews. Download the podcast at here. Team NF

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  • Crowded House: The Story of the Second Album

    For a Rolling Stone article, published in November 1988, Steve Pond visits the band in the studio while they record Temple of Low Men, and checks in with them again after the album’s release. Read it at http://rol.st/1JuTlHE

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  • Enzology Episode 5 – Frenzy 1978-79

    In Episode 5 of Enzology, Radio New Zealand National’s story of Split Enz: Fire, Flood and icy red! This podcast includes interviews with all the band plus rare demos and live recordings from 1978-79. Songs include Carried Away, Next Exit, I See Red, Give It A Whirl, Stuff And Nonsense,

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  • Blue Smoke – available worldwide

    Neil Finn and Jim Carter’s recording of “Blue Smoke” can now be downloaded from iTunes and Google Play worldwide. http://smarturl.it/neilfinnbluesmoke Read more details about the song’s history and the new recording in the April diary.

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  • Enzology Episode 4 – Dizrythmia 1977-78

    Hear about the making of the third Split Enz album, Dizrythmia, in Enzology part 4. Download the podcast at Radio New Zealand’s Enzology site. Interviews with all the band and rare recordings from their personal archives, including: JAMBOREE (instrumental rough mix 1977) NICE TO KNOW PARROT FASHION LOVE (instrumental rough

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  • Enzology part 3 – Second Thoughts

    It’s 40 years since the release of Mental Notes, the debut album by Split Enz. Over the next few weeks, we’re celebrating with the stories behind that LP and those that followed. In Radio New Zealand’s Enzology Episode 3 podcast, Split Enz move to London and re-record Mental Notes for

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  • The Phoenix Foundation – Neil Finn remix

    Download Neil’s remix of “Give Up Your Dreams”, a new song by New Zealand band The Phoenix Foundation. The album of the same name is due out this week. “I was delighted to be asked to remix this track for The Phoenix Foundation who I love. I have never done

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