Few musicians are as inextricably linked to the film world as Nick Cave. Just this year we saw the latest writing effort from The Assassination of Jesse James composer with Lawless, another team-up with John Hillcoat after The Proposition and now Cave is set to release his 15th studio album with the Bad Seeds, titled Push the Sky Away. For the video from first single, We No Who U R, he’s connected with yet another major filmmaking talent, Gaspar Noe.
Although we haven’t seen a full-length feature film from the Irreversible director since Enter the Void, he’s been keeping busy with not only this video, but directing a segment in 7 Days in Havana, prepping his next potential project The Golden Suicides, as well as helping out Nicolas Winding Refn on Only God Forgives. Set entirely in the woods, check out the unsettling video below and thanks to Pitchfork for the heads up.
Push the Sky Away arrives in February.
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