Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds

(London September 1983 - now)


Bibliography: a chronological overview of all books, magazines and (selected) articles containing
substantial sections on the Australian band Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds.
Nick Cave's solo activities are also included. 
For the moment only the early years (Sep/1983 - Sep/1991) are covered.
-Information in grey italics is uncertain-
For the overview of Books please check:

Birthday Party Bibliography (I)


New Musical Express - Let A Thousand Demon Flowers Bloom NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS - Let A Thousand Demon Flowers Bloom

Content: Review of the London-Camden, Elecric Ballroom concert on 12-Apr-84.
Written by Peter Astor. The (then) Cavemen's second concert.

Format: Jpg (72KB)

  • NME 21-Apr-84 (UK music weekly)

Melbourne Herald MELBOURNE HERALD - Music obsession led to boy's suicide

Content: The suicide of a 13 year-old Melbourne boy is linked with his love for the music of The Doors and Nick Cave!

Format: Jpg (46KB)

  • Melbourne Herald 10-Jan-86 (AU daily newspaper)

Sounds - Cave dwellings SOUNDS - Cave dwellings

Content: A (now ex-) Nick Cave fan expresses his genuine concern about Nick's violence towards women (in his lyrics!).

Format: Jpg (59KB)

  • Sounds 19-Jul-86 (UK music weekly)

Melody Maker - Nick Caged MELODY MAKER - Nick Caged

Content: Report about Nick Cave's 2 day stay in a New York jail on 22/23-Oct-86.

Format: Jpg (57KB)

  • Melody Maker 08-Nov-86 (UK music weekly)

New Musical Express - Kicking The Pricks NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS - Kicking The Pricks

Content: Report about Nick Cave's admission into drugs rehab. The same issue also had the infamous Jack Barron article "The needle and the damage done".

Format: Jpg (101KB)

  • NME 13-Aug-88 (UK music weekly)

Revolution - The Ritz, New York City REVOLUTION - The Ritz, New York City

Content: Review of the New York, Ritz concert on 10-Feb-89.Written by David Sprague.

Format: Jpg (46KB)

  • Revolution February 1989 (US music mag)


Made by Hans (don't forget to remove the anti spam section).
Last modified 4th of June, 2005