He covered Closer while on tour

Father John Misty covered Nine Inch Nail’s Closer last night at a show at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago, IL.

He jokingly told the crowd, “it’s a little sappy but I would like to play my favourite love song for you” ahead of the performance.

Watch his cover of Closer here:

Father John Misty is currently on tour. He is due to play the following UK dates:

May 11 – Leeds, O2 Academy

May 12 – Glasgow, O2 ABC

May 13 – Manchester, Albert Hall

May 14 – Gateshead, The Sage

May 15 – Nottingham, Rock City

May 17 – Bristol, Colston Hall

May 18-20 – London, Roundhouse

May 21 – Southampton, O2 Guildhall

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