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New Zealand singer/songwriter Liam Finn is in Brooklyn, New York playing at the Music Hall of Williamsburg before an interview on Letterman and a tour as support act for Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder. Finn appears on David Letterman’s Late Show, which airs in New Zealand on March 4, and will perform Second Chance from his latest album I’ll Be Lightning. He then tours the United States’ West Coast during April with Vedder. Of his performances, Finn said: “The way I do my live show is quite different and unique – I do guitar loops, get on the drums. It’s really kind of gnarly and wild.”


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Jane Campion’s The Piano No 1 on BBC Poll

Jane Campion’s The Piano No 1 on BBC Poll

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