First time on Vinyl. Double 140 Gram Clear Vinyl. Houses of the Mole is the ninth studio album by Ministry, originally released in 2004. The album is the first part of the band's anti-Bush trilogy, followed by Rio Grande Blood (2006) and The Last Sucker (2007).
It was released in the run up to the 2004 American presidential elections, with George W. Bush being president at the time of its release. In 2005, Houses of the Mole was ranked No. 434 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock and Metal Albums of All Time.