Nick Cave, from my time being into his work, gives me an impression that he is someone very *very* close to perfection but never achieves it. There are always tracks which drag down his records, even if the good content is absolutely astounding.
For example - The Good Son is beautifully consistent although some of the final tracks (not Lucy!) aren't as great compared to, well, The Ship Song or essentially what came first. He front loads albums like hell, and there are only a few times when it ... read more