Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds were recently awarded the Best Album award for DIG, LAZARUS, DIG!!! at the 2008 MOJO Honors in London, beating out Arctic Monkeys, Duffy, Radiohead and Allison Krauss with Robert Plant.
July 8 will see the release of their book with the same title that includes exclusive handwritten lyrics and notes by Nick Cave along with photos and illustrations, a three inch CD of the single and an interview with Nick, Tim Noble and Sue Webster who created the cover art.
The musicians will also be heading out on tour in North America, their first in five years, starting in September. Their Hollywood Bowl show in Los Angeles will include openers Cat Power and Spiritualized.
Nick Cave Live
09.16.08 - San Diego, CA (4th & B)
09.17.08 - Los Angeles, CA (Hollywood Bowl)
09.20.08 - San Francisco, CA (Warfield Theatre)
09.22.08 - Portland, OR (Crystal Ballroom)
09.23.08 - Seattle, WA (Showbox SoDo)
09.26.08 - Denver, CO (Ogden Theatre)
09.29.08 - Chicago, IL (Riviera Theatre)
10.01.08 - Toronto, ON (Kool Haus)
10.02.08 - Montreal, QC (Metropolis)
10.04.08 - New York, NY (WaMu Theater at MSG)
10.05.08 - Washington, DC (9:30 Club)