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Review: Big Canoe - Tim Finn

There’s an obvious ‘Six Months In A Leaky Boat’ joke here.  Just saying.

Tim Finn recorded his first solo album, Escapade whilst on a sabbatical from Split Enz. 549 more words


June 25 in history

524  Battle of Vézeronce, the Franks defeated the Burgundians.

841  Battle of Fontenay.

1530  At the Diet of Augsburg the Augsburg Confession was presented to the Holy Roman Emperor by the Lutheran princes and Electors of Germany. 452 more words


suffering terminal indecision

I’ve always let my feeling flow

like water from the tap

running hot and cold

but it’s only myself I con

It’s safer to do nothing, with so much going on…… 124 more words


(real) one-hit wonder of the week - “I Got You” | SPLIT ENZ | 1980.

Between late 1979 and the end of 1989, there were nearly 500 (real) one-hit wonders of the 80s that reached the BILLBOARD Hot 100 just one time, a list that includes Soft Cell, Gary Numan, Timbuk 3, The Church, Bronski Beat, Nik Kershaw, The Buggles, The Waitresses, Ultravox and two different bands named The Silencers.  445 more words


Song of the Day, May 6: Only Talking Sense by Finn Brothers

Today’s song is a long-delayed collaboration. The Finn brothers began their professional musical relationship when Neil joined Split Enz at his older brother Tim’s request. The siblings gradually settled into a shared leadership role, cemented with the band’s standout album, … 129 more words

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Song of the Day, February 12: Poor Boy by Split Enz

Today’s song is a love song with a twist from Split Enz’ classic album True Colours. On this album, brothers Neil and Tim Finn begin truly sharing the leadership of the band, trading songwriting chores. 110 more words

Song Of The Day