The lead singer of The Birthday Party, The Bad Seeds and Grinderman, Nick Cave has been performing music for more than 30 years. He has collaborated with Kylie Minogue, PJ Harvey and many others. As well as working with Warren Ellis on the soundtrack for the film of The Road by Cormac McCarthy and The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, he also wrote the screenplay for the film The Proposition. His debut novel And the Ass Saw the Angel was published in 1989. In 2014, Nick Cave’s film 20,000 Days on Earth premiered at Sundance, winning two awards – both the Editing and Directing Awards in World Cinema Documentary. Born in Australia, Cave now lives in Brighton.
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