Island of Wire


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“Derek Hynd masterfully writes of Tasmania and Jeremy “”Wire”” Curtain’s relative positioning in the surfing community and the greater world, with a visit from Kelly Slater and Eddie Vedder providing a foil to Wire’s uniquely Tasmanian life, musical, and surfing experiences.”