Original Seeds: Songs that inspired Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds -. Volume 1 (1998), Volume 2 (2004).

I am always pleased to be able to respond to requests, and this is for regular correspondent Mona.
I mentioned these two compilations in last week's posting on Kicking Against The Pricks. If you already downloaded that, don’t worry, there are only 2 repeats on here.

Volume One:

1. Tim Rose - Long Time Man
2. Gene Vincent & the Blue Caps - Cat Man
3. Leonard Cohen - Avalanche
4. Karen Dalton - Katie Cruel
5. The Sensational Alex Harvey Band - Hammer Song
6. Tom Jones - Weeping Annaleah
7. The Loved Ones - Sad Dark Eyes
8. Scott Walker - The Big Hurt
9. John Lee Hooker - Tupelo Blues
10. Lefty Frizzell - The Long Black Veil
11. Johnny Cash - The Folk Singer
12. Odetta - Another Man Done Gone
13. Blind Willie Johnson - I'm Gonna Run to the City of Refuge
14. Edwin Hawkins Singers - Oh Happy Day
15. Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin - Je t'aime... moi non plus
16. Isaac Hayes - By the Time I Get to Phoenix

Volume Two:

1. Harry Belafonte - Did You Hear About Jerry?
2. Tom Waits - Way Down in the Hole
3. Fred Neil - A Little Bit of Rain
4. Gang of Four - Love Like Anthrax
5. Bob Dylan - Sara
6. Tim Rose - Hey Joe
7. The First Edition - Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was in)
8. Elvis Presley - In the Ghetto
9. Nina Simone - Plain Gold Ring
10. The Stooges - Loose
11. Leadbelly - Looky Looky Yonder/Black Betty/Yellow Women's Door Bells
12. Hoyt Axton - Double Dare
13. Lou Reed - Perfect Day
14. Alice Cooper - Street Fight


  1. hi! great post great albums! i only have #2 but i cannot download the #1..maybe a rapishare problem?..if you could help..

  2. Gusarg25- Sorry to hear about the problem- I just tested the link and downloaded #1 no problem, so I can't explain why you were unable to.

  3. got it at last! thanx a lot walker!!!

  4. Glad you got it, enjoy the music and thanks for your support.

  5. could you put vol.1 back up? pleaseV please?


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