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Primal Scream's Bobby Gillespie duets with Nick Cave at the O2


The O2 Arena in London were wooed by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds last night with a spectacular set as the Skeleton Tree tour arrived in town and  the crowd were even treated to a surprise duet.

The Australian, who recently celebrated his 60th birthday, has been taking his latest album on tour around the UK visiting Bourneouth, Manchester, Nottingham and Glasgow before concluding at the O2 on Saturday night.

The singer was taking a walk around the 20,000 capacity arena when he stumbled across Primal Scream front-man Bobby Gillespie and screamed “Bobby Gillesbie, Fuck!’. The pair then shared a hug before he handed the Scotsman the mic for the chorus of set closer ‘Push The Sky Away’.

You can watch the clip below.


The Skeleton Tree tour goes on to Europe now the UK dates have finished, you can see the remaining dates below:
3 Paris France Zénith
6 Amsterdam Netherlands Ziggo Dome
7 Frankfurt Germany Jahrhunderthalle
9 Hamburg Germany Sporthalle
10 Luxembourg Rockhal
12 Düsseldorf Germany Mitsubishi Electric Halle
13 Antwerp Belgium Sportpaleis
16 Oslo Norway Spectrum
18 Stockholm Sweden Ericsson Globe
20 Copenhagen Denmark Royal Arena
22 Berlin Germany Max-Schmeling Halle
24 Warsaw Poland Torwar
26 Prague Czech Rep. O2 Arena
28 Belgrade Serbia Kombank Arena
30 Ljubljana Slovenia Dvorana Tivoli
1 Vienna Austria Stadthalle
2 Munich Germany Zenith
4 Padova Italy Kioene Arena
6 Milan Italy Forum
8 Rome Italy PalaLottomatica
12 Zurich Switzerland Hallenstadion
13 Geneva Switzerland Arena
16 Athens Greece Faliro Sports Arena
19 Tel Aviv Israel Menorah Arena