Your Funeral... My Trial

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Your Funeral... My Trial
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Based on 4 reviews
1986 Ratings: #26 / 76
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Based on 106 ratings
1986 Ratings: #14
November 3, 1986 / Release Date
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If you're wondering why I skipped "Kicking Against the Pricks", it's a cover album and I felt like my time was being wasted. So, yeah.

"Your Funeral... My Trial" is a beautiful, haunting album that leans towards a more rock sound while keeping that signature Nick Cave charm intact. It also contains some of his best songwriting and instrumentation to date, with some really unsettling and depressive subjects coming into play.

Fav Tracks: The Carny, Sad Waters, Stranger Than ... read more
MasterCrackfox
73
A huge shift in Nick Cave's sound sees the artist taking a more alternative rock sound throughout much of this album, but still maintaining some of the blues that clearly built his sound up to this point in his career. There are still many haunting undertones to be felt from this record, such as the track The Carny, but much of this has a very different feel compared to something like From Her To Eternity. Although I appreciate the sound Nick Cave is going for here, something about it feels a ... read more
PorciniCramps
85
It is the most beautiful and haunting Nick Cave album.
MacPhisto
86
Uno de los mejores álbumes de la época temprana de Cave y su banda.
86
Imo where we start to see the later cave

Best: Sad waters, The Carny, Jack's Shadow
Worst: She Fell Away
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Track List

  1. Sad Waters
  2. The Carny
  3. Your Funeral, My Trial
  4. Stranger Than Kindness
  5. Jack's Shadow
  6. Hard On for Love
  7. She Fell Away
  8. Long Time Man
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