180 Gram Black Vinyl reissue of the 5th studio album, includes download card. This album features the classic track, ‘The Mercy Seat’ which was later covered by Johnny Cash on American III: Solitary Man.
Comes with a printed inner sleeve and download code: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Tender Prey.
Recordings engineered at Hansa Tonstudios, Berlin. Vielklang, Berlin. Trident, London. The Strongroom, London between August 87 and January 88 except “Mercy” and “Alice” at The Studio, Richmond, Aust.
Mixes engineered at The Strongroom in January 88 and The Power Plant, Carlton, Aust. in March 88. Except “Alice” at The Studio, Richmond, Aust.
This Album is dedicated to Ferdinand Ramos, better known as ‘PIXOTE’. Remembered for his brilliant performance in the film of the same name. Killed by Sao Paulo police in November 1987, age 19.
|A1||The Mercy Seat||7:16|
|A2||Up Jumped The Devil||5:16|
|B1||City Of Refuge||4:48|
|B2||Slowly Goes The Night||5:24|
|B4||Sugar Sugar Sugar||5:01|