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The Birthday Party

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The Birthday Party

The Birthday Party has been played on NTS over 30 times, featured on 33 episodes and was first played on 16 September 2013.

The Birthday Party were an Australian post-punk band, from 1977 to 1983. Formed in Melbourne, the band were one of the darkest and most challenging post-punk groups to emerge in the early '80s, creating bleak and noisy soundscapes that provided the perfect setting for vocalist Nick Cave's difficult, disturbing stories of religion, violence, and perversity. Their sound drew upon punk, rockabilly, free jazz and the rawest blues, but transcended concise categorization. Under the direction of Cave and guitarist Rowland S. Howard, the…

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4AD1981
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The Friend Catcher
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4AD1989
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Mr. Clarinet
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Riddle House
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The Friend Catcher
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Bully Bones
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Strange Fruit1988
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The Dim Locator
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Shock1999
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Death By Drowning
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Liberation Music2015
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