Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds

1983-present

Discography

Albums

From Her To Eternity               1984    7

CD          AUS   Liberation 30441 (3 bonus tracks) (issued 1990)
            AUS   Mushroom MUSH32260.2
            FRA   Mute 74321240592 (3 bonus tracks) (issued 1988)
            GER   Mute International INT 846.811 (3 bonus tracks)
            JAP   Pony Canyon PCCY-00915 (3 bonus tracks)
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 17 (3 bonus tracks)
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61720-2 (3 bonus tracks)
            ???   Restless/Mute 71435 (3 bonus tracks)

LP          AUS   Mute/Possum
            AUS   Powderworks
            GER   Mute International INT 146.811
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-623
            UK    Mute STUMM 17

In The Ghetto                      1984    2

Single      FRA   Mute/Vogue VG 108 101964
            UK    Mute 7 Mute 032

The Firstborn Is Dead              1985    7   Produced by The Bad Seeds and Flood

CD          AUS   Liberation 30442 (2 bonus tracks) (issued 1990)
            AUS   Mushroom MUSH32261.2
            GER   Mute International INT 846.816 (2 bonus tracks)
            JAP   Pony Canyon PCCY-00916 (2 bonus tracks)
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 21 (2 bonus tracks) (issued 1988)
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61718-2 (2 bonus tracks)
            USA   Homestead HMS 026-2 (contains the "Tupelo" EP)

LP          AUS   Possum
            FRA   Vogue 54012
            GER   Mute International INT 146.816
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-624
            UK    Mute STUMM 21

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 21

Kicking Against The Pricks         1986   12   Produced by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds

CD          AUS   Liberation 30443 (2 bonus tracks) (issued 1990)
            AUS   Mushroom MUSH32259.2
            GER   Mute International INT 846.820 (2 bonus tracks)
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 28 (2 bonus tracks)
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61717-2 (2 bonus tracks)
            USA   Homestead HMS 065-2 (2 bonus tracks)

LP          AUS   Mute/Possum
            GER   Mute International INT 146.820
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-650
            UK    Mute STUMM 28

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 28
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61717-4

Your Funeral - My Trial            1986    8   Produced by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Flood and Tony Cohen

CD          AUS   Liberation 30444 (issued 1990, 1 bonus track; "Scum")
            AUS   Mushroom MUSH32262.2
            GER   Mute International INT 846.823 (1 bonus track; "Scum")
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 34 (1 bonus track; "Scum")
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61719-2 (1 bonus track; "Scum")

Double-EP   UK    Mute STUMM 34

LP          GER   Mute International INT 146.823
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-651
            USA   Homestead HMS 073

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 34
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61719-4

Tender Prey                        1988   10   Produced by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds

CD          AUS   Liberation/Mute D 30429
            AUS   Mushroom MUSH32263.2
            BEL   Mute STUMM 46052
            GER   Mute International INT 846.837
            JAP   29B2-24
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 52 (1 bonus track)
            USA   Mute/Elektra 9 61059-2
            ???   Enigma 75401

LP          CAN   Enigma/Mute STUMM 7 75401
            GER   Mute International INT 146.837
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-723
            UK    Mute STUMM 52 (first pressing included bonus EP)

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 52

The Good Son                       1990    9   Produced by The Bad Seeds

CD          AUS   Mushroom MUSH32268.2
            CAN   Mute 9015-2
            EC    Mute STUMM 46076
            GER   Mute International INT 846.860
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 76 (3 bonus tracks on first pressing)
            USA   Enigma/Mute 7 75423-2
            USA   Mute/Elektra 60988-2

LP          GER   Mute International INT 146.860
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-724 (1 extra track; "The Train Song")
            UK    Mute STUMM 76 (3 bonus tracks on first pressing)

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 76
            USA   Mute/Elektra 60988-4

Henry's Dream                      1992    9   Produced by David Briggs, Mick Harvey and Nick Cave

CD          AUS   Mushroom MUSH32266.2
            BEL   Mute STUMM 46092
            GER   Mute International INT 846.878
            SWE   Mute CDSTUMM 92
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 92
            USA   Mute/Elektra 9 61323-2

LP          GER   Mute International INT 146.878
            JAP   Alfa ALCB-476
            UK    Mute STUMM 92

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 92

Live Seeds                         1993   13

CD          AUS   Mushroom MUSH32265.2
            GER   Mute International INT 846.896
            JAP   Pony Canyon PCCY-00994
            SWE   Mute LCD STUMM 122 (re-issue 1996/1997)
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 122
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61554

Let Love In                        1994   10   Produced by Tony Cohen and The Bad Seeds

CD          AUS   Mushroom MUSH32264.2
            BEL   Mute SABAM 2100855
            GER   Mute International INT 846.914
            SWE   Mute CDSTUMM 123
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 123
            USA   Mute/Elektra 61645-2

LP          GER   Mute International INT 146.914
            UK    Mute STUMM 123

MC          UK    Mute STUMM 123

Murder Ballads                     1996   10   Produced by Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds, Tony Cohen and Victor Van Vugt

CD          AUS   Mushroom MUSH32267.2
            BEN   Mute/PIAS 391.0138.20
            CAN   Reprise CDW 46195
            GER   Mute International INT 846.927
            JAP   Pony Canyon PCCY-00885 (3 extra tracks)
            RSA   David Greasham Records CDMUT 2029
            UK    Mute CD STUMM 138
            UK    Mute LCD STUMM 138 (Digipak)

LP          GER   Mute International INT 146.927

The Boatman's Call                 1997   12   Produced by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds and Flood

CD          AUS   Mushroom TVD93475 (RMD53475)
            AUS   Mushroom MUSH32258.2
            FRA   Virgin 7243 842972 1
            FRA   (digipak)
            JAP   TOCP 50190 (2 extra tracks)
            SWE   Mute CDSTUMM 142
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 142
            USA   Mute/Reprise 9 46530-2

The Best Of                        1998   16

CD          AUS   Mushroom MUSH33103.5 (initial copies came with live 9-track bonus disc)
            JAP   Pony Canyon TOPC-50569-70 (initial copies came with live 9-track bonus disc)
            UK    Mute LCDMUTEL4 (initial copies came with live 9-track bonus disc)
            SWE   Mute/MNW LCDMUTEL4 (initial copies came with live 9-track bonus disc)

Double-LP   AUS

No More Shall We Part              2001   12   Produced by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds and Tony Cohen

CD          AUS
            UK    Mute LCDStumm164 (also limited edition with bonus 2-track CD)

Nocturama                          2003   10   Produced by Nick Launay

CD          AUS
            SCA   Mute/Playground CDSTUMM 207
            UK    Mute CDSTUMM 207

Abattoir Blues / Lyre Of Orpheus   2004   19

Double-CD   AUS   Mute
            EUR

B-sides and Rarities 1984-2004     2005   44

3-CD        AUS
            EUR

Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!              2008   11   Produced by Nick Launay

CD          AUS
            EUR




with Mick Harvey and Blixa Bargeld:
Ghosts... Of The Civil Dead        1989   13

CD          GER   Mute International INT 846.851
            UK    Mute CDIONIC 3

LP          GER   Mute International INT 146.851
            UK    Mute IONIC 3

To Have And To Hold                1996   21

CD          UK    Mute IONIC 15 CD




with Shane MacGowan:
What A Wonderful World             1992    3   Produced by Victor Van Vugt and The Bad Seeds

CD-Single   GER   Mute International INT 826.744
            UK    Mute CD MUTE 151
            USA   Mute/Elektra 9 66352-2

Single      UK    Mute MUTE 151
            USA   SubPop SP194

Contribution to album

I Am Sam (Soundtrack)   2002

Production (Nick Cave)

Anita Lane   cd   Dirty Pearl   1993

Session musician (Nick Cave)

Die Haut        lp      Breaking The Ice               1983
Anita Lane      cds     The World's A Girl             1995
Current 93      cd      All The Pretty Little Horses   1996
The Witches     cd      Undercover                     1996
Barry Adamson   cd      Oedipus Schmoedipus            1996
Mick Harvey     cd      Pink Elephants                 1997
Johnny Cash     cdbox   Unearthed                      2003

Bands/Projects (Nick Cave)

Boys Next Door 1977-1980
Birthday Party 1980-1983
Tuff Monks 1982
Immaculate Consumptive (USA) 1983 Marc Almond, Lydia Lunch, Clint Ruin
The Bad Seeds 1983-present
Grinderman 2006-

Members (The Bad Seeds)

Adamson Barry (b,g,p) 1983-1987
Bargeld Blixa (g,bv) 1983-present Einstürzende Neubauten
Casey Martyn P. (b) 1990-present The Nobodies, The Triffids, Lawson Square Infirmary, Bottomlessn Schooners of Old, The Blackeyed Susans, Grinderman
Cave Nick (v,p,org) 1983-present
Clayton-Jones Edward (g,k) ? The Fabolous Marquises, Piano Piano, Plays With Marionettes, The Wreckery, The Fester Brothers, Hugo Race and The True Spirit, Turkey Neck Lasso, The Flirts
Ellis Warren (viol,accordion) 1996-present
Harvey Mick (g,d,k,b) 1983-present
Lane Anita (k) 1984-1985
Pew Tracey (b) 1984 Boys Next Door, Birthday Party, The Saints
Powers Kid Congo (g) 1988-1990 The Gun Club, The Cramps, The Butcher Shop, Congo Norvell
Race Hugo (g) 1984
Savage Conway (p,org,bv) 1990-present
Sclavunos Jim (d,perc) 1994-present The Cramps (USA), Grinderman
Wolf Roland (k) 1987
Wydler Thomas (d,perc) 1986-present

Sources of information: Sound Affects #16, Nick Cave Collector's Hell
© Magnus Holmgren
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