There have probably been some who have butchered it, but I’ve generally liked the job that people have done with it. I guess you could say Nick Cave butchered my song, ‘Avalanche,’ and if that’s the case, let there be more butchers like that.
From Rebirth Of A Ladies’ Man by Steven Blush. Seconds No 22: June/July 1993. Also see
- Nick Cave’s “Avalanche” Cover Is On Leonard Cohen’s Jukebox
- Nick Cave on Leonard Cohen: “He is the symbol of my musical independence”
Video: Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds – Avalanche
From Her To Eternity album: 1984.