I guess, this my little blog post of that because I blog almost everything NC lately, haven’t you notice? I finally picked my copy up at my local newsagent only this week, did order it online well over three months … Continue reading Mojo Magazine’s 50 Greatest Songs of Nick Cave
Back to back NC posts yet again! I’ve NOT rated them in a countdown or numbered but here’s what I’ve done in order: breaking in down into four main groups but all are in chronological order! Opening tracks are the … Continue reading Playlist: Top 100 or My All-time Fave Songs by Nick Cave
Warning this Wednesday morning: this is a really and I mean really very, very, very long post! The next music book I’ve gotta type something about is very brand new NC one! It show-up the day after my b’day and … Continue reading Great Reading: Stranger Than Kindness by Nick Cave + whole NC bookshelf!
So what song is the only one to have The Birthday Party’s Nick Cave on vocal, The Go-Betweens’ Grant McLennen, Robert Forster and The Birthday Party’s Rowland S. Howard all on guitars, The Go-Betweens’ Lindy Morrison on drums and The … Continue reading Song of the Day: After The Fireworks by Toff Monks
Let’s finish these A-Z thingos with a female artist, maybe should have had more as the main featured artist and image over all these A-Z posts? I’ve actually missed a lot of faves as the features but hopefully at least … Continue reading A to Z: Z is for…
From Seattle last weekend’s TTT to London this Sunday! This English label does have a few of my fave artists on it over the years so it’s totally no brainier for me. Am I today calling it the U.K. best … Continue reading Top Ten Tracks: 4AD
Well, it could easy be HTRK today but I’ve banged on about them a bit later so got with another fave member of a band, maybe not the biggest Aussie band ever but very important: The Birthday Party! This A … Continue reading A to Z: H is for…
This is the most insane bonkers playlist I’ve ever posted on my blog! It’s 600 video clips, you know? They’re all are official promo video clips, don’t quote me but I think I’ve seen all these clips played at least … Continue reading Playlist: I’m the Rage Guest Programmer Tonight
OK, it’s back to back book posts yesterday and today, finally at almost the end of this month it’s my little write-up today which is simply a book about another great 80’s Aussie band which I’ve just finished but was published … Continue reading Great Reading: Grant & I: Inside and Outside The Go-Betweens By Robert Forster
Continue to bang on and on about this band on my blog but it’s ll three band members picking these songs in today’s post! Rage for oversea readers/listeners/followers is a late night TV show on Saturday-night here in Australia when … Continue reading Playlist: Dirty Three Rage guest programmers in 1998
I did post two of these last month so this is now the third one, this is like two in one and most likely the last one ever I’ve blog about! Here’s the newspaper cutting from 1982′ NME magazine at … Continue reading Portrait Of The Artist As A Consumer: The Birthday Party’s Rowland S. Howard & Nick Cave
Today is yet another really long one. This playlist was a set of four mixtapes for road-trip at something like over four hours of music long. I don’t know if anyone is going for a really long drive or can … Continue reading Playlist: Jonnine Standish’s Wild At Heart Mixtapes
So now that you can’t stream any of these themed radio shows anymore from JJ radio which was on last month of April. I’ve made just one very, very, very long playlist just above from all four show’s songs together … Continue reading Playlist: Gareth Liddiard on Double J’s Artist In Residence
So my this Friday blog post ends the 80’s were it started! Can I say something really smart to finish off this decade? I don’t know about that and maybe I should have break it up but I got to … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1980?
Today I’m getting more punk rock with this list and most likely to continue this over the next few playlists, if you wanna know? Once again more Aussie stuff than the rest of the world too! What else? Once I … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1981?
Right, I think I’m going to run out of thinks to say about the bloody 80’s because I don’t really remember that as a little kid, maybe just bits and pieces. Just to be clear this is what I’ve listen … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1982?
So I might as well continue my yearly playlists for my Friday morning blog post. After giving these post a break for a week or two or more? I’m on a roll now so I might as well keep going … Continue reading Playlist: Where I Was In… 1983?
“Again!” You might be saying depending on how long you’ve been looking at my blog because of the over the top content of him here? Oh, well here he comes again! I did do a few top ten albums posts … Continue reading Top Ten Tracks: Nick Cave
It’s a yet another mixtape for Monday, maybe I should start to call it that? It was last Monday when I did the last one, you know? Now as Spotify playlist too, as per requested by readers/listeners! I hope you … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #34
Edit: Now on spotify playlist too! The very 1st of my old mixtapes of 2018 today, if you need something to listen too? So I’ve found all the very long lists I made of these mixtapes over the silly season … Continue reading Playlist: My Mixtapes #33
Plus a few other things by them all, it should say but it don’t! Yet another cover of this classic Cave and his Bad Seeds track now by Pop and Cocker is so very rock n’ roll version of the … Continue reading Cover Versions: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds’ Red Right Hand by Iggy Pop & Jarvis Cocker
So at the very end of the book I was gibbering on about yesterday is a playlist by Tex himself to quote him or the book: “To enhance your reading experience” I didn’t listen to all the songs in this … Continue reading Playlist: Tex Perkins’ Book Playlist
So even more sad news early this week with the passing of Tony Cohen. If it counts for anything I would call him one of the greatest Aussie producer, engineer and studio wizard, if not the greatest ever. He passed … Continue reading Remembering + Playlist: Tony Cohen
So I’ve been AWOL from my blogging for a few weeks or something now but I’m still alive if anyone cares? Various boring reasons why which I will not bore anyone with details, OK? Well, here comes yet another playlist … Continue reading Playlist: The Almost Endless Tracks That Inspired Nick Cave
So tonight is the Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds gig finally, the very last date of the Aussie tour in Perth W.A. and off course horses, I’m hyped. This post really has nothing to do that but the front man … Continue reading Classic Albums: Mutiny/The Bad Seed by The Birthday Party
It’s been a while since I did do my fave 10 covers of Nick Cave songs, then I did do a few live ones that I really liked too plus my fave worst cover too. So here’s even more focusing on his … Continue reading Cover Versions: Next 10 Nick Cave Covers
Well, a few days ago was Nick Cave birthday and he turned 59 years old. I’ve written one last post about him for this month about one of his old albums that’s got to be in my Classic Album list. Yet … Continue reading Classic Albums: Henry’s Dream by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Well, here’s yet more Cave/Howard tracks that have been covered, some live versions this time, half a dozen in fact! Am I building a bit a data base or something here? So in Melbourne there was an Aussie Rules footy game … Continue reading Cover Versions: Nick Cave/Rowland S. Howard’s Songs Live @ Community Cup 2011/Elsternwick Park
It’s all finally happening tomorrow, I might write something after watching the movie. So seems the new album is kind-off out after that I’m going to pick out my Top Tens albums today before it all happens tomorrow. This is … Continue reading Top Tens: Nick Cave Albums
So for something like this a list of favorite songs, I need to make some rules just because it can’t be everything. So seems I’ve just done covers songs they don’t count to start with. Next I did something like … Continue reading Playlist: My 50 Fav Nick Cave Songs of All-Time
Right is that title kind off, could be, might be confusing? Basically anything not written by Cave or co-written with his band members. So after earlier today the new Bad Seeds song Jesus Alone which I still don’t know what to … Continue reading Cover Versions: My 10 Fav Nick Cave Songs Written by Other Artists
Ermahgerd! We now have the track listing, I just pissed myself and it’s a big mess everywhere, just joking! Skeleton Tree Track listing: 1. Jesus Alone 2. Rings Of Saturn 3. Girl In Amber 4. Magneto 5. Anthrocene 6. I Need … Continue reading Shall Be Released: Skeleton Tree (Tracklisting) + One More Time With Feeling (Tralier) by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
So here’s yet another big list and YouTube play list of songs. From one of my favorite bands HTRK from their night on rage TV show which was a couple of years ago now. I just cut and paste it … Continue reading Playlist: HTRK Rage Guest Programmers
Right, I’m going to start writing about all my fave albums here which are off course classics. I don’t know how much I will write about each one or how successful I will be at it, I guess I’ll see … Continue reading Classic Albums: Tales From The Australian Underground – Volume 1 & 2 by Various Artists