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12 July 2015

SG ~ ‘I See Red’ is another stunning song from Split Enz. I love the word play with the colours mixing with their alternate meaning in analogies – green is envy, pink is the flush of expectation, blue is downhearted… And the metaphors – … 253 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. 454 more words


It’s New Zealand Music Month: Spotlight on Kiwi Bands #2

It’s New Zealand music month and 14 days into it I am highlighting some great Kiwi Bands. Most will be 80’s and 90’s band that I grew up with and are those classic albums. 248 more words

Song of the day: 12 May 2015

In 1983, Split Enz released one of their last hits. Neil Finn wrote the song for his wife, who he had married the year before. After releasing another album, Split Enz really split and Neil Finn formed… 42 more words

Song Of The Day

Crowded House - Four Seasons In One Day (1992)


‘Four Seasons in One Day’ originally featured on Crowded House’s 1991 long player Woodface. Written by brothers Neil and Tim Finn, it was released as a single a year later. 20 more words


"I've lost before, you know I can't forget"...

Please welcome James as my latest guest poet – you can follow James on Twitter here:




Defeat (16)

I don’t know where, I don’t know why, 219 more words


Interview Tim Finn - Crowded House, Split Enz

The Time and Tide of Tim Finn


Tim Finn is one of New Zealand’s premier songwriters. He has been the driving force for much loved 1970s super group Split Enz and an integral member of Crowded House.  1,048 more words