On Feb. 8 the Australian alternative rock band Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds released a free advance stream of their upcoming album, "Push the Sky Away" on NPR's website. The album is set to be released on Feb. 18 via Bad Seed Ltd. but you can listen to the entire album in advance here.
The album "Push the Sky Away" is the first full length studio album Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds will release since "Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!" in 2008. It will be the band's first album released on their own label, Bad Seed Ltd. Their previous 14 studio albums were all released via Mute Records.
The lead single from the album was "We No Who U R" and you can watch the official music video for that song here. They recently released a music video for their new single "Jubilee Street" starring actor Ray Winstone.
This spring Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds will be touring North America in support of "Push the Sky Away" and you can view all tour dates here. American singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten will provide direct support on the tour.