Grinderman 2

Grinderman 2 was recorded in 2009 at London’s RAK, State of The Ark and Assault and Battery studios. Co-produced by Grinderman and Nick Launay, the album was mixed by Launay at London’s British Grove in August 2009 and LA’s Seedy Underbelly in April 2010.

The album is also available as a unique iTunes LP, put together for the fans, which comprises: the entire album together with a digital booklet, lyrics, non-LP bonus track ‘Fire Boy’, remixes from Andrew Weatherall and Factory Floor, plus ‘Super Heathen Child’, a special collaboration with Robert Fripp. The iTunes LP also includes the John Hillcoat directed ‘Heathen Child’ video, and seven video trailers.

Released 13th September 2010
Formats: Standard CD/Deluxe Version/Vinyl/MP3

The Deluxe CD Version comes in a heavy card sleeve with an expanded 56 page booklet and poster. The regular CD comes in a standard jewel case with a 28 page booklet.

  • 1. Mickey Mouse And The Goodbye Man
  • 2. Worm Tamer
  • 3. Heathen Child
  • 4. When My Baby Comes
  • 5. What I Know
  • 6. Evil
  • 7. Kitchenette
  • 8. Palaces Of Montezuma
  • 9. Bellringer Blues

iTunes Exclusive download pack – also includes bonus videos of ‘Heathen Child’, seven trailers for the album directed by John Hillcoat and Ilinca Hoepfner and a digital booklet complete with lyrics.

  • 1. Mickey Mouse And The Goodbye Man
  • 2. Worm Tamer
  • 3. Heathen Child
  • 4. When My Baby Comes
  • 5. What I Know
  • 6. Evil
  • 7. Kitchenette
  • 8. Palaces Of Montezuma
  • 9. Bellringer Blues
  • 10. Super Heathen Child
  • 11. Fire Boy (non LP track)
  • 12. Evil (Factory Floor Remix #2)
  • 13. Heathen (Andrew Weatherall Bass Remix)

Cave’s skill at crafting work drenched with the blood and tears of human flaws remains unparalleled, and makes Grinderman 2 an essential rock and roll document.
– THE LOS ANGELES TIMES