If you’re watching HBO’s True Detective (which I highly recommend) you might recognize this as the wild song that played over the closing credits of episode 4.
Live on French TV, this is Nick Cave’s berserk assemblage of musical freaks called Grinderman, with “Mickey Mouse & the Goodbye Man.” Warning: it’s a little … intense.
Just discovered this gem at YouTube: a ferocious live performance of “No Pussy Blues” by Nick Cave’s totally berserk tribal rock band Grinderman.
They’re not like other bands.
Here’s a 720p HD recording with great audio from the Jools Holland show: Nick Cave and his band of weirdos performing a lurching, chaotic “Heathen Child” from Grinderman 2.
More samples from Amazon (click through to buy the album as an LGF associate):
This Monday’s insanity break is a terrific animated short film titled “The Cat Piano” by The People’s Republic of Animation, featuring a voice-over narration by Nick Cave.
Yes, it’s the dreaded Katzenklavier.Vimeo
Some people think Nick Cave is kind of creepy; this is one of his less creepy moments. Some great industrial guitar noises in the mix.Youtube Video