Le prêcheur australien vient de fournir plus de détails sur sa fameuse compilation de face B et raretés, annoncé comme un monumental coffret 3 cds qui sortira le 22 mars prochain. L’homme le décrit comme son album préféré de Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds…
Voici le track-list :

-NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS, « B-SIDES & RARITIES »,sortie le 22 mars 2005, (Labels)


1. Deanna (Acoustic Version)

2. The Mercy Seat (Acoustic Version)

3. City Of Refuge (Acoustic Version)

[Three acoustic versions of Bad Seed songs, initially given away as a free 7″ and CD with The Good Son LP, 1990.
4. The Moon Is In The Gutter
5. The Six Strings That Drew Blood – A
6. Rye Whisky – interpretation of a traditional song, first available as a flexidisc with Reflex magazine, 1989. Recorded during the Kicking Against The Pricks sessions, 1986.
7. Running Scared – Cover of Roy Orbison
8. Black Betty – Cover of the Leadbelly song
9. Scum – Flexidisc sold with a poster at Bad Seeds concerts, 1986. From the Your Funeral… My Trial sessions. 10. The Girl At The Bottom Of My Glass
11. The Train Song
12. Cocks ‘N’ Asses
13. Blue Bird
14. Helpless – Neil Young cover
15. God’s Hotel – KCRW radio session previously released on Rare On Air Volume 1 CD
16. (I’ll Love You) Till The End Of The World – Taken from the original soundtrack of Wim Wenders’ film Until The End Of The World, 1991.
17. Cassiel’s Song – Taken from the original soundtrack of Wim Wenders’ film Faraway, So Close!
18. Tower Of Song – Leonard Cohen cover

19. What Can I Give You? – Believed to have been issued as a promo only release in France.


1. What A Wonderful World – A Nick Cave and Shane MacGowan duet of the Louis Armstrong standard. Single release, 1992.
2. Rainy Night In Soho – Cave’s cover of classic The Pogues song. B-side of What A Wonderful World.
3. Lucy (Version #2) – MacGowan’s cover of the haunting Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds song, featured on The Good Son.
4. Jack The Ripper – Acoustic version of the track featured on Henry’s Dream.
5. Sail Away – B-side of Do You Love Me?, 1994.
6. There’s No Night Out At The Jail – Previously unreleased (cover of Chad Morgan)
7. That’s What Jazz Is To Me – the B-side of the Red Right Hand limited edition single, 1994.
8. The Willow Garden
9. The Ballad Of Robert Moore And Betty Coltrane.
10. King Kong Kitchee Kitchee Ki-Mi-O – interpretation of a traditional song, on the B-side of the Henry Lee CD single, 1996.
11. Knoxville Girl
12. Where The Wild Roses Grow – Lead vocal by Blixa Bargeld, one
13.O’Malley’s Bar Pt.1
14.O’ Malley’s Bar Pt.2
15.O’ Malley’s bar Pt. 3
16. – Time Jesum Transeuntum Et Non Riverentum – Nick Cave and The Dirty 3
18. Red Right Hand (Scream 3 Version) – From the Scream 3 original soundtrack


1. Little Empty Boat – B-side
2. Right Now I’m A-Roaming
3. Come into My Sleep
4. Black Hair (Band Version)
5. Babe, I’ve Got You Bad
6. Sheep May Safely Graze
7. Opium Tea
8. Grief Came Riding
9. Bless His Ever Loving Heart
10. Good Good Day
11. Little Janey’s Gone –
12. I Feel So Good – from the Wim Wenders film The Soul Of A Man, part of the Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues TV series, 2003.
13. Shoot Me Down
14. Swing Low
15. Little Ghost Song
16. Everything Must Converge –
17. Nocturama
18. She’s Leaving You 19. Under This Moon