From Her to Eternity

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - From Her to Eternity
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Based on 4 reviews
1984 Ratings: #36 / 94
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Based on 120 ratings
1984 Ratings: #24
June 18, 1984 / Release Date
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Nicky Cave just said the n-word.

"From Her to Eternity" is quite a mess. While the atmosphere is chilling, Nick Cave's performance is undeniably eccentric and the songwriting is fantastic, there are some really poorly-executed ideas and the mixing is just awful. Especially on the bass.

Fav Tracks: From Her to Eternity, Cabin Fever!, Saint Huck, Avalanche

Least Fav Track: A Box for Black Paul

Score:
7.3
Good
MasterCrackfox
82
This album is a visceral, disgusting and haunting experience to boot. Incredibly raw, this album is a strange mix of Captain Beefheart (for its bluesy messiness) and Daughters (for its brooding and dark undertones and the deep and growling vocal performance) with a lot of post-punk influences thrown in for good measure. At times it feels like Nick Cave is spitting straight in your eye as he delivers this performance, wanting to feel you filthy by the end of the record.

Not every track lands ... read more
EMR
79
Nick Cave's striking debut showed a surprisingly strong and fearless young artist recently disbanding with his previous band, but immediately regrouping with some former comrades for a widely haunting, disturbing and gritty sonic experience that surely puts the term 'punk' to rest. From Her to Eternity might just be his rawer, less developed record in terms of polishing and sophistication (which would later on be essential elements in his career), but it still remains an absolutely fantastic ... read more
MacPhisto
84
Aun sin ser el género santo de mi devoción, he de reconocer que este primer álbum de Nick Cave y los Seeds es una maravilla a muchos niveles.
TheLightInYou
90
Holy Shit: The Album
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Track List

  1. Avalanche
  2. Cabin Fever!
  3. Well of Misery
  4. From Her to Eternity
  5. In the Ghetto
  6. The Moon is in the Gutter
  7. Saint Huck
  8. Wings off Flies
  9. A Box for Black Paul
  10. From Her to Eternity"
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