Nick Cave & Bad Seeds Mount 2014 U.S. Tour

Nick Cave @ NPR Music SXSW Showcase by Scott Dudelson

Tix going on sale, uh… this week.

 By Blurt Staff

 Following a sold out North American tour in early 2013 —the BLURT staff was on hand to witness the Austin performance during SXSW—Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds return to North America in the summer of 2014. It kicks off June 14 and runs through the end of July.

On November 14, Nick Cave partnered with the Association of Alternative Newspapers (AAN) for a special invitation-only web press conference. During this conference, journalists from AAN-member publications were able to ask Nick questions about Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds’ upcoming tour, current & past albums and a variety of other subjects. Today, readers of AAN-member publications will receive priority access to a special 24 hour ticket pre-sale on November 19 for the newly announced 2014 dates. Along with the pre-sale, readers are also able to download “The Mercy Seat” and “Mermaids” from the forthcoming Live from KCRW album from A special Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds fan 24 hour ticket pre-sale including VIP packages will begin at 10am on November 20 via

General on-sale will commence on November 22 at 10am

This tour announcement precedes the release of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds’ Live from KCRW (Bad Seed Ltd). The fourth official live album in the band’s catalogue features stripped-down songs from the band’s most recent studio album, Push the Sky Away, as well as other tracks from their discography. Live from KCRW will be available on Record Store Day’s Black Friday November 29 in both CD and double vinyl formats. The vinyl edition will include bonus tracks “Into my Arms” and “God is in The House.” A full list of Record Store Day distributors can be found at

Tour Dates:

06/16/14 – Louisville Palace Theatre – Louisville, KY
06/18/14 – Midland Theatre – Kansas City, MO

06/20/14 – Milwaukee Theatre – Milwaukee, WI 

06/21/14 – State Theatre – Minneapolis, MN 

06/24/14 – Buell Theatre – Denver, CO 

06/27/14 – Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – Calgary, AB 

06/28/14 – Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – Edmonton, AB 

06/30/14 – Orpheum Theatre – Vancouver, BC 

07/02/14 – Paramount Theatre – Seattle, WA 

07/05/14 – Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Portland, OR 

07/07/14 – Warfield Theatre – San Francisco, CA 

07/11/14 – Shrine Auditorium – Los Angeles, CA 

07/19/14 – ACL Live @ Moody Theater – Austin, TX 

07/21/14 – Mahalia Jackson Theater – New Orleans, LA 

07/23/14 – DAR Constitution Hall – Washington, DC 

07/25/14 – Mann Center – Philadelphia, PA 

07/26/14 – Prospect Park – New York, NY 

07/29/14 – Masonic Temple Theatre – Detroit, MI 

07/31/14 – Sony Centre – Toronto, ON 


Photo of Nick Cave in Austin for BLURT by Scott Dudelson

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