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Bernard Fanning

Bernard Fanning was born 15 August, 1969. He was heavily influenced by musicians such as David Bowie and The Beatles. During his college years at the University of Queensland he met Ian Haug and joined the band Powderfinger, named after a Neil Young song. At the time, Haug was the singer and he soon gave up duties because Bernard showed much more ... See full bio »
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 2010 The Block (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (2010) ... (writer: "Burn Your Name" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Greatest Aussie Chart Toppers (2010) ... (writer: "Burn Your Name", "(Baby I've Got You) On My Mind" (uncredited), "Passenger", "Lost and Running", "My Happiness")
 2009 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.1 (2009) ... (writer: "Wish You Well" - uncredited)
 2007-2008 It Takes Two (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #3.2 (2008) ... (writer: "On My Mind")
- Episode #2.1 (2007) ... (writer: "Wish You Well")
 2007 The Singing Bee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (writer: "Wish You Well")
 2007 Men in Trees (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- No Man Is an Iceland (2007) ... (performer: "Yesterday's Gone" - uncredited)
 2003 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 8 Performance Show: Australian Made (2003) ... (writer: "Already Gone")
 2003 Ned Kelly (arranger: "Moreton Bay") / (lyrics: "Shelter for My Soul") / (music: "Shelter for My Soul") / (performer: "Shelter for My Soul", "Moreton Bay")
 2002 Dirty Deeds (performer: "Trouble", "No Good Without You")
 2002 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Grinspoon Guest Program Rage (2002) ... (writer: "Tail")
 1999 Two Hands (writer: "These Days", "Belter" - as Fanning)
 1997 True Love and Chaos (writer: "Turtle's Head")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1996 Powderfinger album "Double Allergic" See more »

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His album 'Odyssey no. 5' is one of the most highest selling albums in Australia's history, and was the big winner at the 2000 aria awards. See more »


Bern, Bernie, BF

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