Tag Archives: Nick Cave

Glen Hansard expands tour, playing Rough Trade (& Shane MacGowan’s 60th birthday)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Shane MacGowan’s birthday celebration also features Nick Cave, Bobby Gillespie of Primal Scream, Johnny Depp, Cerys Matthews (Catatonia), Carl Barat of The Libertines, Glen Matlock, Clem Burke, members of The Pogues and more.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for December 6, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s edition of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU featured tracks from Nick Cave, Angel Olsen, Pulp, Kendrick Lamar, Wolf Parade, St. Vincent, The Hold Steady, Hot Snakes, The Jesus Lizard, Regina Spectkor, SAVAK, Wilco, and lots more.

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Grammys 2018 nominees (Kendrick, Jay-Z, SZA, Cardi B, LCD Soundsystem, Code Orange, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

2018 Grammy nominees also include Lorde, The War On Drugs, Arcade Fire, Gorillaz, The National, Father John Misty, Mastodon, Meshuggah, Rapsody, Migos, Tyler the Creator, Iron & Wine, and more.

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Patti Smith performing at Sam Shephard book release at a church in Brooklyn

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Patti Smith and longtime bandmates Lenny Kaye and Tony Shanahan will “present an evening of words and music” in NYC to celebrate the release of Spy of the First Person, the final book by Sam Shepard, who passed away earlier this year.

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Roger Waters & Brian Eno respond to Nick Cave’s Israel show press conference

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Nick thinks this is about censorship of his music? What? Nick, with all due respect, your music is irrelevant to this issue, so is mine, so is Brian Eno’s so is Beethoven’s, this isn’t about music, it’s about human rights.” – Roger Waters.

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Nick Cave playing Israel shows to “take a stand” against censorship

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“It suddenly became very important,” Nick Cave said, ahead of his controversial, European tour-ending shows in Tel Aviv, ”to make a stand, to me, against those people who are trying to shut down musicians, to bully musicians, to censor musicians and to silence musicians.”

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for November 1, 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

For our first SiriusXMU Blog Radio show of November, we played a bunch of brand new songs from the likes of US Girls, Fever Ray, Protomartyr, King Krule, Bjork, Julien Baker and more, plus songs ripped from BV headlines (Nick Cave, Sonic Youth, Chance the Rapper, Mazzy Star, and more)…

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Nick Cave’s Israel show protested by Roger Waters, Thurston Moore, Tunde Adebimpe, more

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Roger Waters, Thurston Moore, TV on the Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe and more have signed an open letter protesting Nick Cave’s upcoming shows in Tel Aviv.

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Conway Savage of The Bad Seeds recovering from brain surgery

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Today Nick Cave shared the news that Bad Seeds keyboardist Conway Savage, who didn’t tour with the band this summer, had been diagnosed with a brain tumor and underwent an operation just before the tour started.

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Kurt Vile & Courtney Barnett made a playlist of their favorite duets (listen)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett‘s album of duets, Lotta Sea Lice, is out in two weeks (10/13) and in anticipation of that, the pair made a Spotify playlist of some of their all-time favorite duets. Their list includes Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty‘s “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around,” Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell‘s “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”…

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Staring at the Sun: a Solar Eclipse playlist

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

From Bonnie Tyler to The Knife, from Iron Maiden to TV on the Radio, we offer a soundtrack to today’s very rare celestial event.

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A Sepulchral, Saturnine Album and a Lower East Side Show from Dark Rock Guitarslinger Phil Gammage

Source: New York Music Daily

Dark rock crooner Phil Gammage got his start as a teenager in the 1980s as the lead guitarist for legendary downtown NYC postpunk band Certain General. It’s probably safe to say that without them, there may have been no Jesus & Mary Chain or Brian Jonestown Massacre. While Certain General have been resurrected in various configurations over the years, Gammage has enjoyed a prolific career as a bandleader, sideman and small label honcho. His latest album Used Man for Sale is streaming at Bandcamp. He’s likely to air some of those songs out with his band on July 6 ...

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Is this Jared Kushner’s last.fm profile?

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

He likes Twenty One Pilots a lot.

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Listen: 28 years ago today, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds played the Chestnut Cabaret

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Listen: 28 years ago today, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds played the Chestnut Cabaret

Nick Cave | photo by Joe Del Tufo | joedeltufo.com

Where were you the evening of February 7th, 1989? If you were a Nick Cave fan living anywhere near Philadelphia, chances are you were at 38th and Ludlow watching the Australian showman play songs from his 1988 LP Tender Prey. The now-shuttered Chestnut Cabaret played host to a few of Cave’s rare Philly appearances in the 80s, and this one happens to be archived on Youtube thanks to a full audio taping.

Running just over an hour, the set pulled songs from throughout Cave’s catalog at the time, sampling heavily ...

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37 Album Covers with a Meitu Makeover (viral selfie app turns people into anime)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Okay, fine… 36 album covers and a picture of Mark E. Smith.

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Marissa Nadler tells us about her Top 10 LPs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Marissa’s list includes Nick Cave, Beyonce

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Minor Victories (Slowdive, Mogwai, Editors) tell us their Top 10 LPs of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Check out what records this UK shoegaze-post-rock supergroup dug this year.

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we look back at 2016 on this week’s BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on Sirius XMU (playlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Today (12/28) is the last episode of BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU for 2016 and host Nick Masi spends it counting down his favorite records of the year, which include many records that ended up on BV’s year-end list.

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Artists list their top albums of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Check out lists from Into It. Over It., Jay Som, Chris Farren, Bob Nanna (Braid), Steve Bays (Hot Hot Heat), Amber Arcades, DOOMSQUAD, and more.

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