Nick Cave and Warren Ellis tour their joint recording, Carnage, invoking the spirits at a prayer meeting in all seven stations of Hell. Praise be!
Our man John takes us back into the Time Tunnel and to a time when he shook the shackles of pop music for the experimental side of the coin and ended up seeing Captain Beefheart in Manchester in 1973.
Show Of Hands continue to show why they are one of the finest live acts around.
Another 50th Year celebration tour hits the road and this one, with two of the four original members, must rank as one of the best.