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With Warren Ellis

Mary Anne Hobbs talks to musician and composer Warren Ellis about his creative relationship with Nick Cave and their plans for the rest of 2017.

Mary Anne talks to musician and composer Warren Ellis about his creative relationship with Nick Cave.

Find out about how the two first met, what Nick is like to work with both in the studio and on tour, and how Warren helped Nick find the focus and resolution he needed to finish his latest album 'The Skeleton Tree', after the passing of Cave's 15-year-old son Arthur.

Mary Anne hosted a listening party for the new Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds album on 9 September 2016. The new album was accompanied by a film, One More Time With Feeling.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Queen Latifah & Monie Love

    Ladies First

  • Jane Weaver

    Slow Motion

    • Fire Records.
  • Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

    Into My Arms

    • Mute.
  • Mac DeMarco

    On The Level

  • Dusty Springfield

    Breakfast In Bed

    • Philips.
  • Laura Marling

    I Was Just A Card

    • Virgin.
  • Benny Mails


    • Dubplate.
  • The Beta Band


    • Regal.
  • alt-J

    In Cold Blood

    • Infectious Music.
  • J√≥nsi

    Go Do

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Parlophone.
    • 1.
  • Marika Hackman

    My Lover Cindy

  • The Doors

    People Are Strange

    • ELEKTRA.
  • Lapalux

    Rotted Arp (feat. Louisahhh)

    • Brainfeeder.
  • Jimmy Cliff

    The Harder They Come

    • Jimmy Cliff - The Singles.
    • BR Music.
  • Kate Tempest


  • Johnny Cash


  • Cigarettes After Sex


  • Erykah Badu

    On & On

    • Universal.
  • Sunriser

    • Grizzly Bear

      Three Rings

      • Columbia.
  • Devendra Banhart

    Never Seen Such Good Things

  • Kan Wakan

    Still (feat. her)

    • Murmur Music.
  • A Tribe Called Quest


    • Epic Records.
  • Feist

    Century (feat. Jarvis Cocker)

    • Polydor.
  • PJ Harvey

    The Community Of Hope

    • Island Records.
  • Perfume Genius

    Slip Away

    • Matador.
  • James Blake

    My Willing Heart

    • Universal.
  • Luniz

    I Got 5 On It

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin Records America Inc.
  • Cheryl Lynn

    Got To Be Real

    • The All Time Greatest Movie Songs.
    • Columbia/Sony Tv.
  • Mary Anne Hobbs In Conversation With Warren Ellis

    • Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds


      • Skeleton Tree.
      • Bad Seed Ltd..
      • 4.
  • Little Dragon


    • Season High.
    • Because Music.
  • Beastie Boys

    No Sleep Till Brooklyn

    • Licenced To Ill.
    • Def Jam.
    • 3.
  • Bonobo

    Bambro Koyo Ganda (feat. Innov Gnawa)

    • ninja tune.
  • Orbital


    • Internal.
  • Public Service Broadcasting

    Progress (feat. Tracyanne Campbell)

    • Play It Again Sam.
  • David Bowie

    Oh! You Pretty Things

  • PINS

    All Hail

    • bad thing ep.
    • Haus Of Pins.
  • Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds

    The Mercy Seat

    • The Best of Nick Cave and rhe Bad Seeds.
    • Mute.