Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds have announced a Fall 2020 North American tour.
Regarded as one of the world’s greatest live acts, the band will perform 15 shows across USA and 3 shows in Canada.
Tickets on general sale Friday Feb 21 at 10am local times at nickcave.com
American Express® Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning Wed, February 19 at 10am local time through Thurs, February 20 at 10pm local time.
On Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds Live:
“Part rock god, part therapist, part poet, part spokesperson for rock… a brilliant showman, one of the best in music right now…” Forbes
“One of the greatest living performers” Brooklyn Vegan
“The transcendence of Nick Cave… the post-punk icon found communion with his fans… profound and poetic” The Washington Post
“An extraordinary show.” Variety
“Joyous and unexpectedly triumphant” The Guardian ★★★★★
“Tense and thunderous at times, tender and cathartic at others. It’s masterful” The Independent ★★★★★
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds’ seventeenth studio album Ghosteen was released on October 4 2019, and has been widely received as their best work ever.
“One of his most powerful albums yet” Pitchfork
“One of the most moving albums of his career… a masterpiece of melancholy” Rolling Stone 4.5 ★★★★
“Some music sets out to conjure eternities… defying fracture or interruption, tuning out the momentary and the trivial… the kind of music Nick Cave has chosen for Ghosteen, his 17th studio album leading the Bad Seeds.” The New York Times
“What Cave sends us from this new place is remarkable… He sounds simultaneously alone at the edge of the world and surrounded by benevolent spirits…” AV Club
“Each line evokes poetic scenes with a vibrancy to rival the best of literature” Consequence of Sound
“…Stunning double album that sets desperation against empathy and faith. On one level, it shouldn’t be surprising that it’s as good as it is…Nevertheless, listening to Ghosteen, it’s very hard indeed not to be taken aback.” The Guardian ★★★★★
“The most heavenly Bad Seeds record ever” Mojo
“Naming this decade’s great albums, miles above and light years ahead of anything else” Record Collector