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Nick Cave hints that third Grinderman album is coming

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Nick Cave has teased that his band Grinderman will return with a third album, almost a decade on since their last release. Read More: Conversations With Nick Cave at The Barbican: a Q&A, gig and a sharing of wisdom The Bad Seeds singer-songwriter's side project – formed in 2005 – released their first LP in 2007, with 'Grinderman 2' following three...

Nick Cave shoots down “asshole” homophobic fan in website Q&A

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Nick Cave has responded to a homophobic fan in a Q&A on his website The Red Hand Files, which he uses to respond to questions posed by fans. Over the last year, The Bad Seeds frontman has been giving responding to questions from fans on The Red Hand Files, from tips on songwriting (and even gifting one fan a spare...

Nick Cave on the impact of ‘Red Right Hand’ being used in ‘Peaky Blinders’

Nick Cave's In Conversation tour saw him speak in Birmingham this week, where he was asked about the impact of the city's own Peaky Blinders on his career. 'Red Right Hand' by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds is the track used as the period drama's theme music, with all other songs used across all four seasons set around a...

Nick Cave on the rise of “moralism”: “Perhaps in its current form, rock isn’t worth saving”

Nick Cave has shared his thoughts on the current state of rock music, discussing how the genre needs to evolve if artists' morals are to be under a stronger spotlight. The Bad Seeds frontman was responding to a fan on his Red Hand Files website, where he openly replies to questions and letters. The latest entry sees Cave share his...

You can now watch Nick Cave & the Bad Seed’s incredible ‘Distant Sky’ concert film for free

Fans of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds can rewatch a special filmed performance from the band's 2017 world tour that was originally screened for one night only in 2018. Read more: The Bad Seeds’ Jim Sclavunos interviewed – ‘Nick Cave keeps a very high bar’ Distant Sky – Live In Copenhagen, directed by award-winning filmmaker David Barnard, was captured at Denmark’s Royal Arena...

Nick Cave shares update on ‘amazing’ new Bad Seeds album

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Nick Cave has revealed that work is almost complete on his "amazing" new Bad Seeds album. The Australian musician's last studio LP, 'Skeleton Tree', was released back in 2016. In a five-star review, NME described the record as "beautiful and harrowing, hard to listen to but even harder to look away from." Now, Cave has given an update regarding its follow-up...

Nick Cave on the impact of the “cultural sea change” facing women, and the inspiration of his wife Susie

Nick Cave has spoken out about his approach to songwriting in light of the "cultural sea changes" facing women, as well as the inspiration of his wife Susie Bick. The Bad Seeds frontman was writing on his recently-launched website The Red Hand Files, on which he replies to questions and letters from fans. After recently responding to questions about Grinderman's...

Nick Cave is now answering fans’ questions – including ‘could Grinderman reform?’

Nick Cave has launched a new website on which he answers questions from fans. Among the first was if we were likely to see a Grinderman reunion. The Bad Seeds frontman has this week shared The Red Hand Files – a website on which fans can submit questions for the singer and writer. So far, most of the questions relate...

‘These are his fever songs’ – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds start work on new album

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds have reportedly started work on his next album. The Bad Seeds singer is reportedly in Los Angeles to work on the follow-up to 2016's 'Skeleton Tree', after a summer of relentless touring. Confirming the development in her blog, Cave's wife Suzie Bick explained how she's battling an autumn flu - and his new songs are...

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds’ Conway Savage has died, aged 58

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds pianist Conway Savage has died at the age of 58, it has been announced. The musician, who first joined The Bad Seeds in 1990, was initially diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2017. "Our beloved Conway passed away on Sunday evening", the band confirmed in a statement. "A member of Bad Seeds for nearly thirty years,...