Tag: Nick Cave

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds cancel U.S. tour over coronavirus, eye new dates in 2021

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds cancel U.S. tour over coronavirus, eye new dates in 2021

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds have canceled — not just postponed — their planned 18-date North American tour this fall in support of the band’s 2019 double album Ghosteen. But the band’s already looking to 2021. Full details right here.

Watch: Strangeways Radio + Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Alt.Rewind: Week of May 1, 2020

Watch: Strangeways Radio + Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Alt.Rewind: Week of May 1, 2020

Our good friends at Strangeways Radio are putting together a week-in-review video series — newly rechristened Alt. Rewind — that will recap the news posted at Slicing Up Eyeballs and on the Strangeways site throughout the preceding week, hosted by Velvet Rebel. Watch the latest installment right here.

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds to embark on 18-date North American tour this fall

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds to embark on 18-date North American tour this fall

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds today announced plans for an 18-date North American tour this fall in support of the band’s 2019 double album Ghosteen.  The trek, which opens Sept. 16 in Minneapolis, finds the band playing theaters and arenas through an Oct. 17 date in Vancouver, B.C.

Watch: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds’ full concert film ‘Distant Sky Live in Copenhagen’

Watch: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds’ full concert film ‘Distant Sky Live in Copenhagen’

On this Christmas Eve, Nick Cave has dropped a little gift for Bad Seeds fans: He’s streaming the band’s recent 2-hour, 23-minute concert film “Distant Sky Live in Copenhagen” — filmed on Oct. 20, 2017, at the Royal Arena in Copenhagen — on YouTube for free. Watch it right here.

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds to release 10-song double album ‘Ghosteen’ next week

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds to release 10-song double album ‘Ghosteen’ next week

Nick Cave used his fan Q&A newsletter “The Red Hand Files” to announce this morning the release next week of a new Bad Seeds record, a double album called Ghosteen that will include eight songs on Part 1 and a two “long songs” linked by a spoken-word piece on Part 2. Check out the tracklist and cover art here.

Conway Savage, longtime keyboardist for Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, 1960-2018

Conway Savage, longtime keyboardist for Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, 1960-2018

Conway Savage, the Australian musician who played piano and organ, and provided backing vocals, for Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds for more than a quarter-century, died Sunday night, about 10 months after the band revealed he was being treated for a brain tumor. He was 58.