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Bad-Seed FAQ
Version 0.2
Last updated: December 9th, 1997



  1. Index, Acronyms and Credits
  2. Biography
  3. Discography
  4. Bibliography
  5. Filmography
  6. Related bands and their important releases
  7. Original versions of songs covered by Nick Cave
  8. Influences on Nick Cave's work
  9. Translations of selected lyrics to English
  10. Quoted Sources
  11. Roadmap of NCs Music
  12. Hidden Tracks on the X-files CD
  13. Portobello Cafe

Sources of Quotes in Cave-songs

"A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands at rest"
(Foi na Cruz, The Good Son)

Proverbs 24:33, Proverbs 6:10

"We walk through the valley of the shadow of death"
(Hard On For Love, Your Funeral... My Trial)

Psalms 23:4

"And the ass saw the angel"
From the novel

Numbers 22:23, Numbers 22:25, Numbers 22:27

"Kicking against the pricks"
From the album

Acts 26:14
Also: "Prometheus Bound" by Aeschylos (lines 318-327)

"The firstborn is dead"


"Red Right Hand"
From the song on Let Love In

John Milton, Paradise Lost, 2:160

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