“Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds release their DIG, LAZARUS, DIG!!! book this week. The 46-page hard back four inch square book contains exclusive handwritten lyrics and notes by Nick Cave, photos and illustrations, a three inch CD of the single ‘Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!’, plus an interview with Nick Cave and British artists Tim Noble And Sue Webster who created the cover art for the album, DIG, LAZARUS, DIG!!!” (Official press release)
FYI: Amazon.com is taking pre-orders now, with July 8th as the release date. They’ve categorized the book as a ‘Limited Edition plus CD’, charging $11.99.
NEW SINGLE – MIDNIGHT MAN – 28th JULY
Yes, the rumors are true — ‘Midnight Man’ will be the new single by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, the third release from their award winning album, Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! The cover features original artwork by Nick Cave.
May I say: I love this track with a purple passion!!!
close yr eyes, sleep in him
dream of yr lost sons & daughters
me, I’ll raise up the dorsal fin
& glide up & down the waters
I’ll glide up and down the waters
then I’ll walk upon the l&
& call em out
the ones who doubt
yr midnight man
– Words & Punctuation: Nick Cave