Australian Musician, Composer and Producer Mick Harvey formed The Birthday Party with Nick Cave in 1980 after their original group The Boys Next Door relocated to the UK. After breaking the band up in 1982, Mick moved to Berlin and reformed Crime & the City Solution with Simon Bonney. Reuniting with Nick Cave in 1983 they formed The Bad Seeds ( later known as Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds ) with whom Mick became an integral member until his departure in 2009.
The solo career of Mick Harvey began in 1995 with the release of “The Intoxicated Man” on Mute Records. He has since released a series of wonderful albums with the latest being Volume 4 in a series of Serge Gainsbourg songs “Intoxicated Women” which came out in November 2016.
Mick Harvey has produced award winning albums by PJ Harvey and Robert Forster of The Go-Betweens amongst others.
Tonight’s concert is an increasingly rare chance to catch this enigmatic Musician live in London. Book early!