Neil and Liam Finn, EaRTH, review: a completely joyous family affair

Liam and Neil Finn at EaRTH
Liam and Neil Finn at EaRTH Credit: David Cleland

All the way from sunny New Zealand to icy nights in Hackney, the Finn family put on a display of musical togetherness to warm the cockles of the coldest heart. Their two shows at EaRTH, a beautifully restored north-London venue, were joyous occasions that had the audience singing, laughing and generally basking in the warmth being generated from the stage. These were shows to restore your faith in the bonding power of live music.

At 60, Neil Finn is an international star as the frontman of Crowded House, a renowned singer-songwriter whose gift for Beatley melodies and heart-stirring lyrics has earned him a devoted audience. He is currently a member of superstar rock band Fleetwood Mac but, for...

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