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A couple of Best Videos Of The Week ago I mentioned how nearly every good clip that week was too long, too nude, or too violent to make it on to MTV; one was even removed from YouTube, verification wall or not. But looking back on 2009’s picks, it’s easy to notice that this year’… More »

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Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Friday’s 5 Best Things

Peel back the surface and look past the picturesque valley backdrop. Forget about the gorgeous, sun-kissed young folk wearing next to nothing (or, on occasion,…
Aaron Lariviere | April 20, 2013 - 6:40 pm
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Coachella 2013 Friday: Blur, Modest Mouse, Grinderman, & More

“It’s the homeland!” one of the girls on the hotel shuttle yelped as we neared the festival. It really begged the question -- who i…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 13, 2013 - 2:11 pm
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Stream Grinderman’s Grinderman 2 RMX

Grinderman's remix LP Grinderman 2 RMX came out last month, and from that release we've already scoped Nick Zinner's remix of "Bellringer Blues" as well…
Corban Goble | April 11, 2012 - 3:34 pm

Grinderman – “Evil (Silver Alert Remix)” (Feat. Matt Berninger)

Though Grinderman are kaput, an album of Grinderman 2 remixes is forthcoming, from which we've already heard Nick Zinner's remix of "Bellringer Blues." Today, another…
Corban Goble | February 9, 2012 - 2:33 pm
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Grinderman – “Bellringer Blues (Nick Zinner Remix)” Video

Though Grinderman is no more, their catalog lives on in the form of March's Grinderman 2 RMX remix LP. A while back, we posted a…
Corban Goble | January 19, 2012 - 11:17 am
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Grinderman – “Bellringer Blues (Nick Zinner Remix)”

Nick Cave's career-revival wrecking crew Grinderman may be no more, but they're still planning on leaving us with one final platter: Grinderman 2 RMX, which…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2012 - 2:21 pm
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Grinderman Split Up

Nick Cave announced that Grinderman is splitting up at the Meredith Music Festival in Australia. Via The Guardian: Cave told the 12,000 strong crowd “That’…
Corban Goble | December 12, 2011 - 3:40 pm
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Optimus Alive! 2011 In Photos

Optimus Alive! went down in Passeio Marítimo de Alges in Portugal over the weekend. Headliners included Coldplay and Jane’s Addiction. The riverside fest had a…
Scott Lapatine | July 11, 2011 - 1:52 pm

Matt Berninger Sings Grinderman

Matt Berninger sings about being evil in the National's "Conversation 16." Now he digs into Grinderman's "Evil," a Grinderman 2 track appearing in various versio…
brandon | April 13, 2011 - 2:21 pm
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Grinderman – “Heathen Child (Andrew Weatherall Bass Mix)”

You can never have too many versions of "Heathen Child." Right? This one was stripped and sculpted by British DJ/producer and Lone Swordsman Andrew Weatherall.
brandon | August 23, 2010 - 4:12 pm

Grinderman – “Super Heathen Child” (Feat. Robert Fripp)

When I posted Grinderman's "Heathen Child" I mentioned that -- in addition to the album version -- there's a "Super" rendition of the song featuring…
brandon | August 16, 2010 - 1:38 pm

Grinderman – “Heathen Child” Video

Grinderman's video for "Heathen Child" is NSFW, because it contains female nudity, male nudity, blood, and Nick Cave, among other questionable things. It's directed by…
jessica | August 10, 2010 - 9:24 am
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Grinderman – “Heathen Child”

"Heathen Child" is the sweaty fourth single from Grinderman's forthcoming sophomore album, Grinderman 2. In addition to this bluesy thumb-sucking album version, you'll find a…
brandon | July 26, 2010 - 5:40 pm
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Springsteen, Liars, Spiritualized, Grinderman, And Others Cover Suicide

Alan Vega and Martin Rev, aka dark lo-fi electro-duo Suicide, were amazing in their heyday, especially when you consider they formed in 1971, pre-dating and…
brandon | June 23, 2008 - 5:39 pm
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New Grinderman Video – “No Pussy Blues”

Nick Cave’s in sleazy, self-sermonizing mode on this cut from Grinderman’s March-released record, and the video’s intermixed footage of copulating kids and copulating, err, National…
Stereogum | January 23, 2007 - 4:33 pm
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