Posts Tagged ‘ Nick Cave ’

Halloween playlist: The best 11 songs for dressing up and partying

DeVotchKa @ The Ogden Theater 10/28/2011

From Robert Johnson’s “Me and the Devil Blues” to Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti, Reverb has put together a playlist of the 11 best Halloween songs.



Five Coachella 2013 moments you’ll be talking about next week: Phoenix, Pusha T and more

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Sharon Van Etten @ the Ogden Theatre 4/3/13

Here are the five Coachella 2013 moments people will be talking about next week, including Earl Sweatshirt, Phoenix and more.



Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds at the Ogden Theatre, 4-3-13 (photos, review)

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Sharon Van Etten @ the Ogden Theatre 4/3/13

Nick Cave has written novels, screenplays and some of the most enduring songs in rock and roll. He has a shaman-like demeanor on stage and can shriek like a howler monkey. But the Australian who fronted the Birthday Party before going solo for his lengthy career seems to fly under the radar in the rock pantheon.



Best shows at SXSW 2013: Justin Timberlake, Kendrick Lamar, Nick Cave and more

SXSW 2013 - Day 3

After taking a day to nap and look back on last week, Reverb has compiled the best shows we saw at SXSW 2013, including Justin Timberlake, Kendrick Lamar, Nick Cave and more.



SXSW 2013: Lists and hierarchy rule these streets

SXSW 2013 - Day 1

As is always the case when South By Southwest swallows the friendly Texas city, access is the currency that rules Austin this week.



At SXSW 2013 Nick Cave talks about the “painful births” of his lyrics

At SXSW 2013 Nick Cave spoke about his rocky origins in music and struggling with drugs. This Aug. 22, 2012 file photo shows Nick Cave attending the LA premiere of "Lawless" at Arclight Cinemas Hollywood in Los Angeles. Cave, the Australian singer-songwriter, has gradually expanded beyond music into fiction, poetry and screenwriting. "Lawless," which stars Shia LaBeouf and Tom Hardy, is his second film with director John Hillcoat following the even bloodier Aussie Western "The Proposition." (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP, file)

As the music portion of SXSW 2013 kicked off on Tuesday, featured speaker, Nick Cave told a over-capacity crowd about his roots as a musician, defined by a troubled childhood and his travels as a struggling artist.



Coachella 2013 lineup announced: Blur, Red Hot Chili, the Lumineers and more

Red Hot Chili Peppers @ Pepsi Center

The Coachella 2013 lineup has been announced and along with the main headliners like Blur, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Phoenix are two Colorado bands, the Lumineers and Pretty Lights.



Feature: A long-time Nick Cave fan says “good riddance” to Grinderman

Nick Cave, pre-Grinderman. Photo courtesy of the artist's Facebook.

Nick Cave recently announced the end of “Grinderman.” Here’s a look at Cave’s musical history from the Birthday Party to the Bad Seeds, and why we won’t miss Grinderman.



CD reviews: Weezer, Grinderman

Weezer hasn't hit the lotto on their new album.

Spin and hyperbole are alive and well, especially in indie rock. As you’re reading about the latest Weezer record, you’ll see that…



10 Most Gut-Wrenching Songs of the Aughts: Weigh in

Do you realize what your words do to people, Wayne Coyne? Do you?? Reverb file photo from Red Rocks.

10 Most Gut-Wrenching Songs of the Aughts: Weigh in