Powderfinger’s legendary frontman Bernard Fanning joined the growing list of all time Australian Rock icons that we have been fortunate enough to host at Music In Paradise in the Maldives.



The unique scene at Bernard Fanning’s first SMIP show, Sunset Bar, Kandooma Resort

Bernard Fanning enjoying a moment with fans


Bernard put on 3 intimate shows at the Sunset Bar, West Beach and Surf Corner in the first week of April 2019, kicking off our exciting year of intimate music events.


Backstage view at Bernard’s West Beach gig.


Drone’s eye view of the Surfers Corner gig 


The crowd up and dancing to Powderfingers “Wish You Well”


Bernard’s demographic is broadening daily



Fanning’s solo shows are a unique blend of blues and acoustic folk. Fanning played guitar, keyboards and harmonica, when performing solo to an exclusive and intimate crowd of 100 special fans who enjoyed the week of a lifetime.


West Beach gig from the air


The surf was small, but rippable


Bernard Fanning and crew soaking up the Maldivian sunshine



Ben Horvath