Nick Cave has been busy in lockdown with Bad Seed Warren Ellis, working on a new album that’s been christened Carnage.

In cool, understated Cave style, he dropped the news at the end of his reply to a fan query in his The Red Hand Files newsletter, when asked about how he’s dealt with the pandemic.

You can read Cave’s entire response to fan Tobias here.

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Nick Cave at JB Hi-Fi.