1. Tim Finn Preps Fall Tour, Compilation

    July 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tim Finn will return to North America for a string of tour dates from late-August to mid-September. The Crowded House/Split Enz singer-songwriter plans to preview material from his upcoming album, “ Tim Finn will return to North America for a string of tour dates from late-August to mid…

  2. Beck, STP, Lucinda Set For Bumbershoot Festival

    April 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Beck, Stone Temple Pilots, Lucinda Williams and Neko Case are among the first acts confirmed for the 2008 Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival. The event will be held Aug. 30-Sept. 1 at Seattle's Cit Beck, Stone Temple Pilots, Lucinda Williams and Neko Case are among the first acts…

  3. Finn Finds Album Inspiration From Touring

    April 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Tim Finn wound up with a new album by starting to look at his old material. The former Split Enz frontman and Crowded House member releases "Imaginary Kingdom" on April 24, but he tells Billboard.com Tim Finn wound up with a new album by starting to look at his old material. The…

  4. Split Enz Regroups For Aussie Arena Tour

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST They once sang history never repeats. But the members of Split Enz today (Feb. 1) announced they are reuniting for an Australian arena tour in June, 22 years after they broke up. They once sang history never repeats. But the members of Split Enz today (Feb. 1) announced they are reuniting for…

  5. Singer/Songwriters Contribute To 'Narnia'

    December 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Also on the bill for the tour will be the All-American Rejects, Hawthorne Heights, From First To Last and an as-yet-unnamed act on Decaydance Records, which was co-founded by Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Singer/songwriters Alanis Morissette, Tim Finn, Imogen Heap and Lisbeth Scott have…

  6. Patti Smith To Headline Meltdown Festival

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Patti Smith will headline this summer's Meltdown Festival at London's South Bank Centre, which will run from June 11-26. Patti Smith will headline this summer's Meltdown Festival at London's South Bank Centre, which will run from June 11-26. The event will be highlighted…

  7. Crowded House Drummer Hester Found Dead

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Former Crowded House and Split Enz drummer Paul Hester was found dead of an apparent suicide Saturday in a park in Melbourne. He was 46. Former Crowded House and Split Enz drummer Paul Hester was found dead of an apparent suicide Saturday in a park in Melbourne. He was 46. "It is not a…

  8. Prodigy Rumbles Back To U.K. No. 1

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Prodigy's much-delayed "Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned" (XL Recordings) gave the group a triumphant return to the U.K. album chart yesterday (Aug. 29). The Prodigy's much-delayed "Always Outnumbered, Never Outgunned" (XL Recordings) gave the group a…

  9. Hot Product

    August 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Neil and Tim Finn's latest album as the Finn Brothers, "Everyone Is Here" (Nettwerk). A CD/DVD from G-Unit's Young Buck, "Straight Outta Ca$hville" (Interscope). A new album from reggae veteran…

  10. 7 Worlds Collide—Live at the St. James

    March 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST Featuring Neil Finn, formerly of Crowded House and Split Enz, backed by an all-star band—brother Tim Finn, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr, Radiohead's Ed O'Brien and Featuring Neil Finn, formerly of Crowded House and Split Enz, backed by an all-star…

  11. Neil Finn Returns With Two Albums, DVD

    March 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Former Crowded House/Split Enz frontman Neil Finn says the recording of his new live album, "7 Worlds Collide - Live at the St. James" (released Feb. 26 via Nettwerk America), was both an experiment w Former Crowded House/Split Enz frontman Neil Finn says the recording of his new…

  12. Hiatt Declares 'The Tiki Bar Is Open'

    July 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT John Hiatt will on Sept. 11 proclaim "The Tiki Bar is Open." His second album for Vanguard Records, the set is the follow-up to last year's Grammy-nominated "Crossing Muddy Waters," Hiatt's first acou John Hiatt will on Sept. 11 proclaim "The Tiki Bar is…