Private Universe home demo – preview and interview
You Got Me Going (home demo) – preview
Sister Madly out-takes – 2016 interview
Scroll down for the Something So Strong interview. Crowded House Deluxe Editions and vinyl reissues are available for pre-ordering now at www.crowdedhouse.com
Something So Strong – 2016 interview
Crowded House 2CD Deluxe Editions and reissued vinyl are out on November 4th. Order at www.crowdedhouse.com
LIMITED TICKET RELEASE FOR ALL FOUR ‘ENCORE’ SHOWS
Crowded House LIMITED TICKET RELEASE FOR ALL FOUR ‘ENCORE’ SHOWS Tickets on sale 3pm today Sydney Opera House Forecourt Thursday November 24, Friday November 25, Saturday November 26 & Sunday November 27 WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 19, 2016 – With four SOLD OUT shows on the steps of the iconic Sydney Opera
Crowded House Deluxe Editions – video teaser
Pre-order at www.crowdedhouse.com Neil: “We are thrilled all seven of our albums are about to be reissued in all formats including vinyl, each one accompanied by a rich trove of rarities including writing demos and other unreleased musical curiosities, as well as new original artwork from my dear friend Nick
Don’t Dream It’s Over – handwritten lyrics
Neil’s original handwritten lyrics for “Don’t Dream It’s Over”, 1985. Released as a single in October 1986 and reissued in the Crowded House 30th Anniversary Deluxe Editions and vinyl in November 2016. Team NF. #CHencore
Nick Seymour’s design for the 30th ARIA Awards
Crowded House’s Nick Seymour has designed this year’s artwork to celebrate the 30th Annual ARIA Awards. Australian Record Industry Association CEO, Dan Rosen said: “We are thrilled to have Nick Seymour, founding member of 2016 ARIA Hall of Fame inductees Crowded House, design this year’s commemorative artwork. The captivating design
NZ Music Foundation’s Wellbeing Service
Neil contributes to Sunday magazine’s cover story today about the NZ Music Foundation’s Wellbeing Service. Neil is a patron of the foundation. Team NF.
I Know This To Be True
The book, “I Know This To Be True“, features sixty well known New Zealanders, including Neil. Ahead of the book’s release tomorrow, New Zealand viewers can watch the documentary tonight, 7pm Sunday Oct 2nd, on TV One. The entire production fee received from TVNZ is being donated to Play It
Golden Plains 2017
As a full moon rises, Neil Finn will play at the eleventh Golden Plains festival held at the Meredith Supernatural Amphitheatre near Meredith, Victoria, Australia, March 11-13 2017. Neil last played there in 2010. The majority of tickets to Golden Plains are available via The Subscriber Ticket Ballot, there are Store
So They Can – 11 November 2016
Neil Finn, a proud So They Can ambassador, will be holding an exclusive concert on November 11th to raise funds for the non-profit organisation. Book your tickets now to enjoy this magical night! See booking details above and on their event page: ow.ly/X2Ac304Bf9D Team NF.
Liam & Neil Finn at Largo – setlist from Tuesday
Finns at Largo, Tuesday 27th September 2016. Lots of new songs! Plus, Mitchell Froom and Jon Brion joined the band on stage, “Sunny Afternoon” was added onto “Pineapple Head” and, at the end of the night, “Weather With You” was performed, incorporating “Here Comes The Sun”. See the Sunday setlist
Fourth Crowded House Encore Concert
To meet the unprecedented demand and to do everything possible to make the Encore shows available to as many fans as possible, Crowded House have announced a FOURTH “Encore” concert on Sunday, November 27. Tickets will go on sale to the general public at 2pm TODAY. There are no pre-sales.
Liam & Neil Finn at Largo – setlist from Sunday
Here’s the setlist from Neil & Liam Finn’s Sunday night at Largo. With them on stage were Sharon and Elroy Finn, Ceci Herbert, Connan Mockasin, Matt Eccles, Sebastian Steinberg and Andrew Keoghan. Tuesday night’s setlist is likely to be completely different! See the original post regarding the two shows (now
Third Crowded House Encore show added
MONDAY SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 – It is well documented that on November 24, 1996, Crowded House said Farewell to the World with a celebrated concert on the steps of the Sydney Opera House that is now regarded as one of the greatest shows ever to be staged on Australian soil.
Chris Martin & Eddie Vedder: Don’t Dream It’s Over
Chris Martin and Eddie Vedder performed a set at this weekend’s Global Citizen Festival in New York City. Watch their cover of Crowded House’s “Don’t Dream It’s Over”. Join the movement and take action to end extreme poverty: https://www.globalcitizen.org
Crowded House Encore Shows and Deluxe Reissues
CROWDED HOUSE ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE “ENCORE” CONCERTS AT SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE FORECOURT Friday November 25 & Saturday November 26 UNIVERSAL MUSIC ANNOUNCE FULL BACK CATALOGUE DELUXE RE-ISSUES On November 24, 1996, Crowded House said Farewell to the World with a celebrated concert held on the steps of the iconic Sydney Opera
Finns At Largo
From Liam Finn: Finns (Me, Dad, El and friends) at Largo at the Coronet in LA. Tuesday 27th September. It’s been a big year of Fam… and Dad (Neil Finn) and I have been making a record together that we will release in 2017. We want to try some of
Crowded House on 60 Minutes Australia
UPDATE 19-9-16: Scroll down to view the full 60 Minutes feature on Crowded House, courtesy of 60 Minutes Australia. When he was told he’d be interviewing rock stars Neil Finn and Nick Seymour, Charles Wooley was expecting stories about sex, drugs and rock and roll. Instead he got cops, rabbis
Crowded House – Aria Hall Of Fame
CROWDED HOUSE return to Sydney to be inducted into the ARIA HALL OF FAME as part of the ARIA Awards 30th celebrations. 30 years ago, Crowded House released their self-titled debut album and have since… Sold over 30x Platinum Albums (over 2 million sales); Achieved 5 #1 Albums and 17
Flight of the Conchords
The Flight of the Conchords BBC Radio series from 2005 is streaming now with each episode remaining online for 28 days. Neil Finn provides some helpful advice every week.
Pablo Vasquez – Teasero download
Pablo Vasquez is a classical styled guitar duo comprising of New Zealand’s Jolyon Mulholland and Elroy Finn, Neil’s youngest son. Last year they recorded an album live to tape over two nights in the stairwell of Roundhead Studios New Zealand. The aim was to create an instrumental album that is
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. Scroll down to hear RNZ’s Nick Bollinger’s review of the album. 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.