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Nick Cave delivers a sermon with feeling for biblical Roskilde headline set

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As Scandinavian evening sunshine blanketed itself over the Orange stage, Friday headliners Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds made sure the people of Denmark were blessed by the hand of God. Opening to 'Jesus Alone' and 'Magneto', Nick Cave's eyes clouded with a wild fury, drawing the audience into his haunting world. “This is very strange,” said St Nick at the...

Roskilde Festival 2018, day three: Stefflon Don spits bars and David Byrne gets brainy

The 48th edition of Roskilde Festival is over halfway done, but with the influx of 9-5 Copenhageners fresh off the post-work train here last night, the weekend seemed to just be getting started. Sadly the first act for many would be Fleet Foxes, who despite being the soundtrack to many teenage indie heartbreaks of the late noughties, didn’t manage...

A statue of Nick Cave in a loincloth is going to be erected in his hometown

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A statue of Nick Cave wearing a loincloth and riding a rearing horse is set to be erected in his hometown of Warracknabeal, Australia. Read more: I don’t believe in God – but I do believe in Nick Cave The life-size bronze statue will also see the artist holding a flaming torch and has been described as “Louis 14th meets...

Nick Cave had the most on-brand time at Primavera Porto

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There are few miserablists quite as eternally on-brand as Mr Nick Cave. The gloomy icon's position as the reigning master of darkness is unchallenged (sorry Ozzy, but it's true) - regardless of the weather, he's a champion of channeling the beauty in the bleak. Case in point: this new picture of Cave on his holidays in Portugal. While over in...

Watch Nick Cave duet with Kylie Minogue at epic London show

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds surprised fans in London last night by bringing Kylie Minogue on stage for a live performance of 'Where The Wild Roses Grow' at London's All Points East Presents. Check out footage and the setlist below. The duet was released in 1995, and has been performed several times since then - most recently when Minogue...

Nick Cave reveals new skateboard collaboration

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Nick Cave has unveiled his latest board after another collaboration with skate company Fast Times. Read more: I don't believe in God, but I do believe in Nick Cave This comes after the Bad Seeds frontman revealed the first board back in 2015, inspired by his track 'Nature Boy'. Now, Fast Times have shared an image of their latest limited edition...

Looking for a Glastonbury alternative? Roskilde 2018 just completed their pretty epic line-up

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Roskilde 2018 have added the final names to their huge line-up for this summer's festival. One of the biggest festivals in Europe, Roskilde have now added the last 70 names to their 175-act strong line-up - with the Dua Lipa, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Kali Uchis, Interpol, Massive Attack, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Charlotte Gainsbourg and many...

Listen to two new Nick Cave and Warren Ellis songs

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Nick Cave and Warren Ellis have shared two new songs that are set to feature on the soundtrack of Halle Berry's new movie, Kings. The Bad Seeds bandmates have worked on several scores and soundtracks together in the past, most recently composing the score for the movie Wind River, which was released last year. The pair, who have written...

More support acts announced for Nick Cave’s All Points East show

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More support acts have been announced for Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds' All Points East show in London this summer. Nick Cave and band will headline an APE Presents show at London's Victoria Park on June 3, rounding off this year's inaugural festival series. It had already been confirmed that Patti Smith, St Vincent and Courtney Barnett will perform, with The Psychedelic Furs,...

All Points East Festival just announced loads of cool free stuff

Having already announced the likes of The xx, LCD Soundsystem, Bjork, The National, Nick Cave, Father John Misty, Lorde and many more, London's new All Points East Festival have just announced four days of free entry for movies, music, food, and much more. As well as a main three-day festival and various spin-off 'All Points East Presents' one-day events, Victoria...