Grinderman are pleased to announce the release of ‘Grinderman 2 RMX’ â€“ a collection of remixes, reinterpretations & collaborations based on the songs contained in the bandâ€™s 2010 critically celebrated album ‘Grinderman 2’.
Out on Mute on 12th March, ‘Grinderman 2 RMX’ marks the first time all these tracks have been collected together. The album will be available in a deluxe double vinyl edition with CD insert, as well as CD and digital formats.
To mark the announcement Mute are exclusively streaming a previously-unreleased remix of ‘Bellringer Blues’ by Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ guitarist Nick Zinner on their Soundcloud page here:
‘Grinderman 2 RMXâ€™s many outstanding tracks include â€œSuper Heathen Childâ€ – a collaborative version of Grindermanâ€™s â€œHeathen Childâ€ (MOJO Honours Song Of The Year 2011) which teams the band up with legendary guitarist Robert Fripp (King Crimson, David Bowie, Eno); an exclusive previously unreleased remix of â€œBellringer Bluesâ€ by Yeah Yeah Yeahsâ€™ guitarist Nick Zinner (about which Grinderman enthuse “It shits all over the original!â€) a remix of â€œMickey Mouse & the Goodbye Manâ€ by producer/-musician Joshua Homme (Queens of the Stone Age); â€œWhen My Baby Comesâ€ by Catâ€™s Eyes (a duo consisting of Horrorsâ€™ front-man Faris Badwan and soprano Rachel Zeffira); â€œEvilâ€ reinterpreted by Silver Alert (Grindermanâ€™s Jim Sclavunos) and The Nationalâ€™s front man Matt Berninger; and Grindermanâ€™s original demo version of â€œEvilâ€, â€œFirst Evilâ€.
‘Grinderman 2 RMX’ tracklisting:
Grinderman / Fripp – â€œSuper Heathen Childâ€
A Place to Bury Strangers – â€œWorm Tamerâ€
Nick Zinner – â€œBellringer Bluesâ€ (exclusive)
UNKLE – â€œHyper Worm Tamerâ€
Joshua Homme – â€œMickey Bloody Mouseâ€
Catâ€™s Eyes with Luke Tristram – â€œWhen My Baby Comesâ€
Barry Adamson – â€œPalaces Of Montezumaâ€
Silver Alert (featuring Matt Berninger) – â€œEvilâ€
SixToes – â€œWhen My Baby Comesâ€ (exclusive)
Andy Weatherall – â€œHeathen Childâ€
Factory Floor – â€œEvilâ€
Grinderman – â€œFirst Evilâ€