“Colin Hay – Waiting For My Real Life” premieres at the Melbourne International Film Festival

Here is the official trailer for the upcoming documentary about Colin’s journey from Men at Work to his time on Scrubs to where he is today!

Check out Colin Hay – Waiting For My Real Life, screening at the Melbourne International Film Festival on Tues, Aug. 4th & Sun, Aug. 9th!

Learn more at Driving Indian Films and buy tickets for MIFF at: http://miff.com.au/program/film/colin-hay-waiting-for-my-real-life

Coming to a film festival near you soon! To stay up to date with Colin’s tour, music, and more sign up for the mailing list on http://www.colinhay.com/

Silverball Tour UK with the Barenaked Ladies!

UK TOUR UPDATE!! Colin Hay is excited to be touring in the UK with the astounding Barenaked Ladies on the ‪#‎SilverballTour‬!

See you in a couple months! For a list of all the tour dates/locations, click the “Tour Dates” tab above!

Last Summer on Earth Tour moves full speed ahead!

I woke up and banged my head on the bunk above me. I was dreaming that I was living on a tour bus for the next two months, opening up for a band called Violent Naked Ladies. I’m considering pizza for breakfast. Ah…. the glamour of it all. I’m enjoying myself. Come see us!

Here’s some great photos from Cleveland and a video of a special Colin+BNL rendition of “Who Can it Be Now?”. DSC_0028DSC_0078DSC_0140DSC_0132DSC_0134_1

“Trying To Get To You” – Colin Hay “Next Year People” Live Web Series (Episode 5)

Episode #5 of the weekly series features the track “Trying To Get To You” – hear Colin talk about the common experience of how frustrating it can be just to try to make your way home as well as his glass-completely-full viewpoint.

Supporting his new album, “Next Year People”, Colin is doing a weekly series of exclusive live performance and in-depth interview episodes covering new songs from the album. Performed in both his home studio as well as live in concert, these intimate performances bring you up close and personal with Colin and his inspiration around the new album.

Pick up Colin’s new album at http://www.colinhay.com/ and see when he is coming to your town at http://www.colinhay.com/tour/

Performance footage shot at Colin’s home studio and live show at the Rio Theatre, Santa Cruz, CA.

Colin Hay and Comedian Nellie McKay featured on eTown Episode!!

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Back in April, Colin recorded an episode with eTown.org and had a great time with talented singer, songwriter, actress, and stand-up comedian, Nellie McKay.

The episode will be airing around the country, via podcast, starting this Wednesday, May 27th through June 6th. eTown will air on 300+ stations and by podcast on iTunes. The podcast and streaming will be available for 10 weeks after the air date.

Tune in and stream the episode here:
http://www.etown.org/broadcasts/colinhay_nelliemckay/

You can grab the free podcast here on iTunes (you can also find it on Stitcher):
https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/etown/id441558505

Find the stations and times for eTown in your area here:
http://www.etown.org/explore/find-a-station/

 

Also don’t forget to check out these great videos and pictures from the episode!!

Waiting In The Rain

Did You Just Take The Long Way Home

If I Had Been A Better Man

Overkill

On-Stage Interview w/Colin Hay

Across The Universe (w/ Nellie McKay and the eTones)

 

“Mr. Grogan” – Live Web Series (Episode 4)

This Episode of the weekly series features the track “Mr. Grogan” – hear Colin talk about the evolution of his song writing and his new release “Next Year People” and the backstory to the character he fabricated in “Mr. Grogan”.

Supporting his new album, “Next Year People”, Colin is doing a weekly series of exclusive live performance and in-depth interview episodes covering new songs from the album. Performed in both his home studio as well as live in concert, these intimate performances bring you up close and personal with Colin and his inspiration around the new album.

Pick up Colin’s new album at http://www.colinhay.com/ and see when he is coming to your town at http://www.colinhay.com/tour/

Performance footage shot at Colin’s home studio and live show at Largo @ The Coronet, Los Angeles, CA.

“Did You Just Take The Long Way Home” – Live Web Series (Episode 3)

Episode 3 of the weekly series features the track “Did You Just Take The Long Way Home” – hear Colin talk about the lineup of amazing musicians on his new release “Next Year People” and his approach to song writing.

Supporting his new album, “Next Year People”, Colin is doing a weekly series of exclusive live performance and in-depth interview episodes covering new songs from the album. Performed in both his home studio as well as live in concert, these intimate performances bring you up close and personal with Colin and his inspiration around the new album.

Pick up Colin’s new album at http://www.colinhay.com/ and see when he is coming to your town at http://www.colinhay.com/tour/

Performance footage shot at Colin’s home studio and live show at Largo @ The Coronet, Los Angeles, CA.

 

“If I Had Been A Better Man” Live Web Series (Episode 2)

Episode 2 of the weekly series features the track “If I Had Been A Better Man” – hear Colin talk about the genesis of the song and see an exclusive live performance of the track.

Supporting his new album, “Next Year People”, Colin is doing a weekly series of exclusive live performance and in-depth interview episodes covering new songs from the album. Performed in both his home studio as well as live in concert, these intimate performances bring you up close and personal with Colin and his inspiration around the new album.

Pick up Colin’s new album at http://www.colinhay.com/ and see when he is coming to your town at http://www.colinhay.com/tour/

Performance footage shot at Colin’s home studio and live show at The Rio Theatre, Santa Cruz, CA.

Colin Hay – “Next Year People” Live Web Series (Episode 1)

Supporting his new album, “Next Year People”, Colin is doing a weekly series of exclusive live performance and in-depth interview episodes covering new songs from the album. Performed in both his home studio as well as live in concert, these intimate performances bring you up close and personal with Colin and his inspiration around the new album.

Pick up Colin’s new album at http://www.colinhay.com/ and see when he is coming to your town at http://www.colinhay.com/tour/

Step Into Colin’s World…

Step into Colin’s world during his February run of shows at the City Winery in New York City just after the release of his new album, “Next Year People.” Joining Colin on these shows were Cecilia Noël on vocals, San Miguel Perez on guitar, Yosmel Montejo on bass and Charlie Paxson on drums.

Pick up Colin’s new album at http://compassrecords.com/album.php?id=1071 and see when he is coming to your town at http://www.colinhay.com/tour/

Many thanks to Jorge Sayegh who shot and edited this lovely short film and shared it with us!