Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds:
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds announce the release of the final set of re-issues of their classic albums. Nocturama (2003), Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus (2004), and DIG, LAZARUS DIG!!! (2008) --Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds' twelfth, thirteenth and fourteenth studio albums respectively – will come out on 30th July 2012, each as a separate deluxe double-disc Collectors Edition.
These latest releases are the fourth set of reissues from a series that sees Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds' entire studio album catalogue released in 5.1 Surround Sound.
Each deluxe double-disc Collector's Edition of Nocturama, Abattoir Blues / The Lyre of Orpheus, and DIG, LAZARUS DIG!!! includes the original stereo album, the new 5.1 surround mix, a specially commissioned short film made by UK artists Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard, non-album b-sides from the singles, videos and exclusive sleeve notes.
Tool drummer Danny Carey sat in with Primus while Tim "Herb" Alexander recovers from heart surgery. The first of three shows was at the Concord Music Hall in Chicago. The last is Friday, Sept. 19 in Denver.