Nick Cave Fights For His Right To Party

“Fine, if I can’t take a beer on with me, I’m going back to my dressing room. You can go out there and tell some jokes to entertain the crowd for three hours.”

Is Nick the fucking man or what? The venue relented and allowed the Bad Seeds smoke and drink during their set.

I love this tune (and Johnny Cash’s haunting cover of it):

Nick Cave – “The Mercy Seat (Live)” (MP3)