“Col Finley” is one of the pioneer independent singer-songwriters of today’s music industry. With 25 years of writing recording and touring, Col Finley has evolved in and ever growing industry shown his depth, substance, and character that is only ever seen in an artist with longevity. With several decades of music under his belt, Col is definitely one of Australia longest standing independent recording artist in today’s country music industry.
Col Finley’s Career has seen him over the past decade write hundreds of songs with ABC Music Publishing (Newly Signed The Checked / Kabolt Publishing) including songs “Devils Ride” which featured in the Box Office hit “Wolfe Creek” and Tv Shows MDA, Real Seachange Col Songwriting has seen him, Penne, many hits songs reaching the Aria and Country charts including Paradise, My Place, Rich With Friends and Above The Blue to know but a few. But it was Get Your Country a Col Finley and Tommirock single that would take him into the top 5 Aria Pop Singles topping Dani Monique and Ben Lee. Col then spent many years touring and living oversea and has written and recorded in Nashville and Austin Texas with Producer Mark Hallman and Micheal Flanders in 25 years of writing he has Penned and record 5 albums and been a part of over dozen compilation albums. as most know Col he Has always been one to create and evolve which in turns create opportunities Col was honored to work on a feature film with Tv / Film legends Loe Mc kern, Jeffery Rush, Noah Taylor, Barry & Maranda Otto and David Fields in the Australia Movie Dad and Dave “On Our Selection” Col also in association with Paula Peterson Travel Tamworth founded one of the first fan-based tours to hit Nashville and run successfully for over 3 years doing 5 cities in 14days
including Chicago, St Louis, Memphis, New Orleans and Nashville with Col Performing and staying with the group for the full 14days the only one of it kind.
2017 will see Col Finley release his 6th album “The Collective” a 25 track album of songs inspired by the stories, the people, and life on the road “The Collective will be recorded and produced as raw as I can get it, I’ve alway wanted to make and album of songs that is straight from my heart into the studio into the hands of my Fans” Col Finley said
to also celebrate this 25 year milestone, Col will release a cookbook and songbook so his fan can get a real understanding of how and what make this very driving and determined singer-songwriter stay in one of the hardest careers “It just trying to keep up with what ya fans, want to be an open book after 25 years your fans know you better than you know yourself so there no use trying to hide anything from them”
Col Finley launched the Pre-sale for his new album at this year Tamworth Country Music Festival and celebrate his 25yrs milestone at the Courthouse Hotel on the 25th Jan with a massive party Col was honor by the line up of surprise guest who joined him to celebrate
Col said it make me so proud to have had what I would call my music family turn out to celebrate with me it was an emotional night and was and honor to share it with them
Col Finley “Old Bars and Campfires Tour”
has plans of heading into territories never done before and back to the old haunts, the show has been designed to share Col Finley 25yrs of music with the one who he believe made and keep his career
for more information on Presale and how to win a handcrafted Guitar go to www.colfinley.com.au