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Posts tagged “Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Song of the Day: Sugarplum by Lem and The White Fire

This is a local one, a friend of a friend. I’m not going to lie, I didn’t expect it to be good. I don’t think most people do when it’s local. But, quite fortunately, I was mistaken.

It’s another addictive tune and Lem has a powerful voice and brilliant control over it. She has a big voice and it’s accompanied by a massive explosion of musical chaos, it all mixes well together creating a song that is practically perfect. (more…)

Song of the Day: O Children by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

I absolutely love this track.

It was my first introduction to Nick Cave (aside from that dark duet he did with Kylie Minogue) and I had to confess myself addicted after one listen. I would spend entire bus journeys (which were about an hour and a half long) swept up in almost seven minutes of wonderfully moody vocals and submerging myself into the depths created by the lyrics. (more…)