Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds announce the release of Live from KCRW (Bad Seed/Kobalt), to be pre-released on CD and double vinyl (with bonus tracks “Into My Arms” and “God Is In The House”) as a November 29 Black Friday/Record Store Day exclusive.
For a list of participating retailers, go to RecordStoreDay.com.
The fourth official live album in the band’s history, Live from KCRW features a stripped-down line-up performing four songs from the recent global hit album Push the Sky Away alongside classics spanning the Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds songbook.
The performance took place on April 18, between the band’s two Coachella festival appearances.
It was recorded in front of a live audience for Morning Becomes Eclectic as part the public radio station’s KCRW’s Apogee Sessions series, which features station favorites in an intimate setting.
Past performers have included everyone from Patti Smith and Death Cab for Cutie to Janelle Monae and James Blake. The session was recorded by legendary producer/mixer Bob Clearmountain.
Live from KCRW will see wide release digitally on December 3. The album will also be available as a digital deluxe bundle with Push the Sky Away.
Watch the Live from KCRW trailer on YouTube.
Live from KCRW Line-Up
Nick Cave: Piano, vocals
Warren Ellis: Tenor guitar, violin, piano, loops, backing vocals
Martyn Casey: Bass
Jim Sclavunos: Percussion, drums, backing vocals
Barry Adamson: Organ, backing vocals
Live from KCRW Track Listing
1. Higgs Boson Blues
2. Far From Me
3. Stranger Than Kindness
4. The Mercy Seat
5. And No More Shall We Part
6. Wide Lovely Eyes
8. People Ain’t No Good
9. Push The Sky Away
10. Jack The Ripper