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The Dirty Three in the Concert Hall foyers Image: Josh Milch

Watch the Dirty Three's first band interview in 25 years

Warren Ellis, Jim White and Mick Turner chat to Vivid LIVE curator Ben Marshall.

Sydney Opera House

Warren Ellis told us this was the first interview the Dirty Three had given on camera in nearly 25 years. Vivid LIVE Curator Ben Marshall spoke to Warren, Jim White and Mick Turner about making their incendiary debut record, being hand-picked by Robert Smith to play at the Opera House and life on the road in the band's formative years.


Dirty Three

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Warren Ellis Image: Daniel Boud
Concert Hall, Dirty Three
Concert Hall during the Dirty Three at Vivid LIVE Image: Prudence Upton
Jim White, Warren Ellis, Mick Turner perform Image: Prudence Upton

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