Grinderman Photographer Competition

Combine the musical pedigrees of Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, Martyn Casey and Jim Sclavunos and whaddya get? Grinderman.

This supergroup is releasing a new album aptly named Grinderman2.

A new album and starting off on tour on the 19th of January, Grinderman are seeking aspiring photographers to capture performances throughout the tour.

Sound interesting? Well you need to submit a link to your digital portfolio (via email – see below) to be eligible. The band will then select a winner for show of the tour and that photographer will be given special access to shoot their local show as a house photographer.

Photos of the tour will then be posted on the band’s official website and facebook page.

Contest instructions:

*Submit link to an online portfolio of your work to:

*Enter the date of the specific show you wish to be considered for in your subject line. Eg. “17/1/11 Melbourne”

*Provide your full name and mobile number in the body of the e-mail

*Send your e-mail no later than 48 hours before the show.

*Any other questions can be sent to:

Monday 17th January 2011 *** SOLD OUT


Tuesday 18th January 2011


Tickets from here *

Monday 24th January 2011


Tickets on sale Wed 22 December from here

Friday 28th January 2011


Tickets from here

Other dates already announced as follows –

Wednesday 19th January – MONA FOMA, Hobart

Friday 21st January – Big Day Out, Auckland

Sunday 23rd January – Big Day Out, Gold Coast – SOLD OUT

Wednesday 26th January – Big Day Out, Sydney – SOLD OUT

Thursday 27th January – Big Day Out, Sydney

Sunday 30th January – Big Day Out, Melbourne – SOLD OUT

Friday 4th February – Big Day Out, Adelaide

Sunday 6th February – Big Day Out, Perth

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