Timothy Finn

Timothy Finn has been a writer/journalist for more than 34 years — 29 of them at The Kansas City Star, where he was a news editor, copy editor and page designer for seven years before becoming The Star's pop music writer/reporter in 1996. Other places of employment include The Detroit News, USA Today, The Topeka Capital-Journal and the National Catholic Reporter. Since June 2018, Tim has covered music for IN Kansas City magazine. He also hosts Thursdays with Timothy Finn at 4 p.m. on 90.9 The Bridge.

Thursdays with Timothy Finn

 

Articles by Timothy Finn

Getting There: Wilco’s Long Road to the Top

Posted on November 14 2019 by Timothy Finn

Filling the Void Left by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Now in its 25th year, Wilco stands as a marvel of endurance, longevity and consistency. Since 1995, the band fronted by founder Jeff Tweedy has released 11 full-length albums, without a dud am... [Read More]

Bob Dylan's Ever-Changing Tour

Posted on October 17 2019 by Timothy Finn

Check Your Expectations at the Door For several decades, a Bob Dylan show has been a challenge, a blind roll of the dice, even to his most ardent supporters. The Nobel laureate, who continues to tour relentlessly, is infamous for deconstructing his... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: PorchFestKC, Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear, The Strive & Numero Group Pop-up

Posted on October 6 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of The Kansas City Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: PorchFestKC, Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear, The Strive... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: The Cult, Eliot Sumner and Upcoming Shows

Posted on September 30 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of The Kansas City Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: The Cult, Eliot Sumner and Upcoming ShowsThe Cult, Eliot... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: Concert Against Campus Carry, Howard Iceberg, Carnaval

Posted on September 22 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of The Kansas City Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Concert Against Campus Carry, Howard Iceberg, Carnaval by Tim Finn Thursday... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: Favorite Summer Concerts, Hermon Mehari and Upcoming Shows

Posted on September 15 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of The Kansas City Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: Favorite Summer Concerts, Hermon Mehari and Upcoming Sho... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: Frightened Rabbit, Crossroads Music Fest, Bob Mould

Posted on September 8 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of The Kansas City Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: Frightened Rabbit, Crossroads Music Fest, Bob MouldFrigh... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: Tupelo and Sturgill Simpson

Posted on September 2 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of the KC Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: Tupelo and Sturgill SimpsonTupelo and Sturgill Simpson by Tim Fin... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: Billy Bob Thornton & the Boxmasters, Wilco and Lucinda Williams

Posted on August 18 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of the KC Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmasters, Wilco and Lucinda Williams... [Read More]

Tim Finn Thursday: Josh Groban, Wilco and Upcoming Shows

Posted on August 11 2016 by Timothy Finn

Music writer Tim Finn of the KC Star joins Jon Hart on-air at 90.9 The Bridge every Thursday morning during the 7 o’clock hour to preview upcoming events in Kansas City. Tim Finn Thursday: Josh Groban, Wilco and Upcoming ShowsJosh Groban, Wilco and Upcom... [Read More]

Next

Page of 4