150Re: EN, Music Press Bitching
- Jun 1, 1998On Sun, 31 May 1998, Tom Ewing wrote:
> Take Nick Cave and Spiritualized, two of the more interesting mainstream acts
> around IMO, and two currently getting a lot of press. Virtually all the Nick
> Cave articles (the Q one mentioned above, for instance) boil down to "Wow,
> Cave sure took a lot of drugs back then.". Similarly, I can think of scores ofThere are some excellent net resources for Nick Cave and the Bad
Seeds and family.... a good thing too, as the press they get is always
completely useless, if copious! I think the music press enjoys the
cartoon NC&tBS they have created too much to pay any attention to the
actual musicians involved, which is a terrible shame as I find
they form one of the more productive and enjoyable family trees
active today...... The best two websites are:
Ross's "The Cave Inn"
& Maurice's "Nick Cave Collector's Hell"
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