Originally recorded for the soundtrack of the movie adaptation of J.G. Ballard’s High Rise, this video references a quote from recently murdered Labour MP Jo Cox, Portishead have shared this dark and brooding cover of Abba’s S.O.S.

“We have far more in common than which divides us.”

RIP Jo Cox.


Radio Muerte: Friday 20th May

Unqualified Nurse Band

My mate Pete thinks that Derby’s Unqualified Nurse Band are the best thing since sliced bread. I think they’re okay. Make you’re own mind up.

More info: Bandcamp and Facebook.

Pet Crow

Two boys and two girls from Derby making some garagey, surfy, rockabilly-ish, no-wave grooves. Good stuff.

More info: Bandcamp

JK Flesh

I know I’ve been banging on about Justin Broadrick’s ‘JK Flesh’ project recently, but it’s only because it’s freakin’ awesome. His new album ‘Rise Above’ is out soon, you can preview it on Soundcloud

More info: Bandcamp, Facebook, Twitter, Blogger, Soundcloud and Tumblr.


Second time featuring this British electro-math-pop outfit here on Discoteca Muerte, this time with their new single and accompanying video, ‘Paraesthesia’.

More info: Facebook, Twitter and Bandcamp.


Damon Albarn, Diplo, Pharrell Williams, Rick Rubin, New Order, Afrika Bambaataa and more all feature in a forthcoming documentary movie about the iconic Roland TR-808 drum machine. Watch the trailer below.

For more information on the movie, check out Facebook, Twitter and the official movie website.