Nick Cave has announced a live solo performance at the piano from London’s Alexandra Palace, to be streamed on July 23rd.
The event, entitled Idiot Prayer: Nick Cave Alone at Alexandra Palace, is a film shot during June.
The film will be streamed as live on July 23rd across three different time zones: in Australia and Asia, at 8pm Australian Eastern Standard Time; in Britain and Europe, at 8pm British Summer Time and 9pm Central Eastern Standard Time; and in the Americas at 7pm Pacific Time, 10pm Eastern Daylight Time.
It is promised that: “In this unique performance, audiences around the world will have the chance to watch Nick Cave play songs from his extensive back catalogue, including rare tracks that most fans will be hearing for the first time.
“The songs are taken from across the breadth of Cave’s career, including early Bad Seeds and Grinderman, right through to the most recent Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds album, Ghosteen.
The performance was filmed in Alexandra Palace’s stunning West Hall and will run for approximately 90 minutes.
“The film will be streamed as a live experience, and will not be available to view online following the event; nor will you be able to pause, rewind or fast forward the stream.”
Tickets are on sale now here.