Jesse Sheehan – Drinking With The Birds
Jesse Sheehan‘s debut album, “Drinking With The Birds”, produced by Neil Finn, is out in NZ this week. Available from iTunes or internationally at Bandcamp. Drinking With The Birds by Jesse Sheehan
A Summer’s Tale Germany setlist 11/08/16
PONY RIDE SHE WILL HAVE HER WAY ANYTIME SOMETHING DISTANT SUN FALL MESSAGE DIZZY HEIGHTS PINEAPPLE HEAD DREAM I GOT YOU WEATHER
Lokerse Feesten, Belgium setlist 8th August
Pony Ride She Will Have Her Way One Step Ahead Something So Strong Distant Sun Fall At Your Feet Message To My Girl Dizzy Heights Pineapple Head Don’t Dream It’s Over I Got You Weather With You Photo courtesy of Musiczine
Amsterdamse Bostheater setlist, 7th August
PONY RIDE SOMETHING SO STRONG ONE STEP AHEAD FLYING IN THE FACE OF LOVE DISTANT SUN FALL AT YOUR FEET HOLE IN THE RIVER (with a bit of Spellbound) FOUR SEASONS IN ONE DAY MESSAGE TO MY GIRL DIZZY HEIGHTS DRIVING ME MAD PINEAPPLE HEAD DON’T DREAM IT’S OVER ANYTIME
Osfest, Norway setlist 6th August 2016
PONY RIDE SOMETHING SO STRONG FALL AT YOUR FEET DISTANT SUN ANYTIME DIZZY HEIGHTS FOUR SEASONS IN ONE DAY MESSAGE TO MY GIRL DRIVING ME MAD SHE WILL HAVE HER WAY WON’T GIVE IN DON’T DREAM IT’S OVER PINEAPPLE HEAD FLYING IN THE FACE OF LOVE LOCKED OUT I GOT
Records In My Life
In Northern Transmissions’ Records In My Life series, Neil Finn talks about albums he loves by David Bowie, Neil Young, Radiohead and Connan Mockasin.
When You Come video shoot – 28 years ago today
Crowded House filmed the “When You Come” video in Tokyo, Japan, on this day in 1988. Sharon Finn was there with the family camcorder.
Festival d’été de Québec setlist and reviews
Neil Finn at Festival d’été de Québec, 15th July 2016: Read the review at http://www.lifeinquebec.com (No, Neil doesn’t have a daughter…) Another review, in French, at http://www.ledevoir.com View photos at http://bit.ly/29PynHj Setlist: Pony Ride Something So Strong Fall At You Feet Distant Sun She Will Have Her Way Message To My
Summerfest setlist 9th July 2016
Thanks to Kathleen for the setlist pic. Team NF
Ravinia Festival setlist
Neil Finn setlist, Ravinia Festival, Highland Park 7th July 2016: Distant Sun Fall At Your Feet Something So Strong Pony Ride Driving Me Mad Hole In The River Message To My Girl Dizzy Heights Won’t Give In Anytime English Trees Pineapple Head Don’t Dream It’s Over Flying In The Face
Boulder June 22nd setlist
By request, Neil played a few verses of Amsterdam on piano and added a portion on the Parting Glass on Hole In The River. On Pineapple Head, he sang a few lyrics from Sunny Afternoon by the Kinks and A Day In The Life by the Beatles. Thanks to Kathleen
Boulder June 21st setlist
Neil also played Four Seasons In One Day, Gentle Hum and a brand new song but did not play Flying In The Face Of Love in the end. Thanks to Kathleen McG for the setlist report. Tickets for Wednesday night are available here.
Telluride Blues Festival Friday June 17th
Photo taken by Neil at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Colorado, June 16th 2016. He tweeted “In Telluriiiide …..for the first time in my life.” He’s playing there on Friday 17th 8.30pm-10pm on the main stage. If you’re not attending in person, hopefully you’ll be able to tune in to a
Boulder Weekly interview
Read Dave Kirby’s interview with Neil in Boulder Weekly. Tickets for the two concerts at Boulder Theatre, with support from Liam Finn, are available: Tues June 21st Wed June 22nd
Neil & Liam Finn – I Feel Possessed (1988 video)
Neil and Liam have been rehearsing for the upcoming concerts since 1988! Neil Finn live in concert with full band, with support from Liam Finn. Boulder Theater, Boulder, CO, USA June 21: http://fgtix.to/1X3lnzw June 22: http://fgtix.to/1WzGqJX
Salon interview with Neil
Salon’s Annie Zaleski talks to Neil about 30 years of Crowded House, his vault, re-releases and his new work. Click here to read the article.
Crowded House – debut gig 30 years ago
On this day thirty years ago, Neil, Nick, and Paul (with Eddie) performed their first gig as Crowded House! The concert at Middle Park Hotel in Melbourne was dubbed “Split-House” as their act was followed by Split Enz, specially reunited for the night. Photo credit: Dennis Keeley
“We Got You” – A Tribute To Neil Finn
A Message from the Everyone Is Here team regarding the book of fans’ stories about Neil: Dear friends, If you’d still like to contribute to our book (and even if you have already), here is your chance! We’re looking for the perfect cover for our book, a cover that captures
Happy birthday, Neil Finn!
Thank you for all your messages for Neil on his birthday. Neil tweeted this today: “I’m a 58 guy , thanks for tuning in folks , you’re good people” “I think its all going to work out alright”
Pineapple Head, Philadelphia 1998
We found this item in the archives just now. Have a piece of Pineapple Head from The Theatre Of Living Arts, Philadelphia, July 1998.
Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, Illinois
Neil Finn and Guster will be taking the stage at the Ravinia Music Festival in Highland Park, IL (just north of Chicago) on July 7th. Tickets are on sale from sale to the public right now at http://www.ravinia.org/ShowDetails/Index?id=1194 Team NF.
Boulder Theatre, CO, June 2016
Neil Finn Concert Announcement! Neil will have two concerts in Boulder, CO, USA on Tuesday, June 21 and Wednesday, June 22 at The Boulder Theater. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 15 at 10 AM (Mountain Time). But…you can get tickets before the general public
Summerfest, Milwaukee, 9th July
Update 25th May: Stage time has changed to 4pm, ending at 5pm. Neil Finn’s playing Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI, USA on Saturday July 9th! 5:00pm performance time on the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard stage. Tickets are on sale now at http://summerfest.com/ticket-info/
Quebec City Festival July 15th
Neil Finn will be taking the stage at the Québec City Festival in Canada on July 15! Tickets will be on sale to the public on March 16 at 12 PM ET at www.infofestival.com.
Album sessions begin
Neil tweeted today, “hooray, band and producer in town, rehearsal underway, album starts tomorrow” and followed it with “I was just a bit concerned about the new arrivals spreading germs on the playing field.” With luck, we’ll be able to sneak some photos from the recording sessions onto the website.
Osfest, Norway, 6th August 2016
Updated 4th March: new ticket link We know of a few Finnish friends in Norway who’ll be pleased to welcome another to the land of Os when Neil plays Osfest in Os, Hordaland, on Saturday 6th August 2016. Get tickets via http://www.billettservice.no/event/osfest-2016-dagspass-lrdag-06-august-billetter/484527
Neil Finn & Guster in Illinois July 7th
Neil Finn and Guster will be taking the stage at the Ravinia Music Festival in Highland Park, IL (just north of Chicago) on July 7th. Tickets will be on sale to the public on April 26, 2016 at www.ravinia.org. We will remind you as the date gets closer. Team NF.
Cross-linx Groningen 28th Feb
Partial setlist from Cross-linx at De Oosterpoort, Groningen Feb 28th: Orange And Blue (with Andrew Bird) Four Seasons In One Day Message To My Girl Don’t Dream It’s Over Distant Sun ENCORE: More Than One Of You Space Oddity
Amsterdamse Bostheatre – 7th August 2016
Neil Finn returns to Amsterdam on Sunday 7th August 2016 for an intimate gig in the beautiful setting of the Amsterdamse Bostheater. Ticket sales start on Friday 4 March at 10am via http://LiveAtAmsterdamseBos.nl/
Setlist from Cross-linx at De Dooelen, Rotterdam Feb 27th: Either Side Of The World One Step Ahead Orange And Blue (with Andrew Bird) Dizzy Heights Small Silver Hand White Lies and Alibis Andrew Bird – Puma Andrew Bird – Saint Preservus Four Seasons In One Day Son Lux – Lost