Nick Cave has announced at the end of their Meredith 2011 headline set, during the lunar eclipse on Saturday night, that Grinderman are no more .
The announcement comes just one year after the band released their second album, Grinderman 2 and five years since the band got together.
At the conclusion of their headline set Cave told the crowd:
That’s it for Grinderman. It’s over. See you in 10 years.
The Grinderman side project began 5 years ago, the line-up was Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Martyn Casey and Jim Sclavunos.
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