Top Birthday Party Albums
click on the album covers to see birthday party lyrics inside the album
Junkyard
Junkyard
[2009]
Live 1981-82
Live 1981-82
[1999]
Hits
Hits
[1992]
Hee-Haw
Hee-Haw
[1983]
Prayers On Fire
Prayers On Fire
[1981]
Related Information for Birthday Party
The Birthday Party were an Australian post-punk band, from 1977 to 1983. Formed in Melbourne, the band were one of the darkest and most challenging post-punk groups to emerge in the early '80s, creating bleak and noisy soundscapes that provided the perfect setting for vocalist Nick Cave's difficult, disturbing stories of religion, violence, and perversity. Their sound drew upon punk, rockabilly, free jazz and the rawest blues, but transcended concise categorization. Under the direction of Cave and guitarist Rowland S. Howard, the band tore through reams of blues and rockabilly licks, spitting out hellacious feedback and noise at an unrelenting pace. As The Birthday Party's career progressed, Cave's vision g... read more