Radio Muerte: Friday 10th June

The Avalanches

More info: Soundcloud, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and the Avalanches website.

R.I.P.

Great doomy stoner metal from Portland in the US. Heard them on a BMX video but there’s not much other info out there on these guys other than their Facebook page. Well worth a listen though if you like The Sword or Red Fang.

More info: Facebook.

Wakrat

Alongside the newly-formed supergroup Prophets of Rage, Rage Against The Machine’s Tim Commerford has also put together this shouty new outfit.

More info: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and the Wakrat website.

The Damn Heavy

Part rockabilly, part garage rock, all rock and roll. The debut album from this rowdy Nottingham band, What The Hell We Done is available to stream now on Soundcloud.


More info: Facebook, Soundcloud, Twitter and the Damn Heavy website.

S’Express

Re-inventing disco through the burgeoning house scene of the late eighties, S’Express came up with a tune that still manages to fill floors to this day. Mark Moore has just got a bunch of contemporary artists together to remix some of the S’Express back catalogue, the best coming together as a new album ‘Enjoy This Trip’.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud and at MarkMoore.com.

Torii Wolf featuring Dilated Peoples

If you’re familiar with Dilated Peoples then you’ll know all about their dialled beats and locked grooves. This is a bit of a different direction for them but with the pristine vocals of Torii Wolf, this makes for a pretty good combination.

More info on Torii Wolf: Facebook and Twitter.

More info on Dilated Peoples: Facebook, Twitter and DilatedPeoples.com.

Public Enemy

No intro needed here. The biggest hip-hop act in the world. Sampling The Rolling Stones and slowing right down in their new track, Chuck D goes cowboy in the video.

More info: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and PublicEnemy.com.

Deap Vally

A new single and video (Chasing up the awesome ‘Royal Jelly’ aired earlier in the year) from California duo Deap Vally has surfaced in the form of ‘Smile More’ from the forthcoming long-player ‘Femejism’, the long-awaited (by me, anyway) follow up to 2013’s Sistrionix.

More info: YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and DeapVally.com/.

Jurassic 5

Ever bought a pair of sneakers, got them home and found that they were all wrong? Jurassic 5 have and they have even written a song about it.

More info: Twitter, Facebook and Jurassic5.com.

DJ Beaumont Polydactyl

My friend Brendan is a well known Nottingham DJ, he plays a wide range of genres under a mind-boggling variety of pseudonyms and is always on-point with his choice of tunes.

Here is his set from psych/garage/noise/freakbeat night ‘Fuzzbox’ that he plays at in Nottingham under the name DJ Beaumont Polydactyl, for reasons known only to him.

Radio Muerte: Friday 11th March

DiscotecaMuerte brings you a bumper crop of amazing new tunes from all genres and all parts of the world today. Enjoy, and have a great weekend!

Kitchie Kitchie Ki Me O

Heavily layered, dramatic post-rock from this self-proclaimed ‘New Norwegian Dark Music’ Oslo three piece with one of the most ridiculous names I’ve ever heard.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, Twitter and their website.

Beak>

Portishead’s Geoff Barrow shares a new track from his Beak> project from the OST for British Drama ‘Couple in a Hole’, released on his own Invada imprint.

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

Goldray

Psychedelic Stoner grooves with crystal-clear female lead vocals, like Kyuss meets Sneaker Pimps. Featuring ex-Reef guitarist Kenwyn House.

More info: YouTube, Soundcloud, Facebook, Twitter and the Goldray website.

Petrol Girls

Raging feminist hardcore punk rock from South East London and Hamburg. Noisy and shouty riot grrrl alt.rock. Exactly the way it should be.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp and Twitter.

Tessa Rose Jackson

Soulful female indie folk artist bordering in places on alt.country, doing a blinding Foo Fighter’s cover.

More info: Bandcamp, Twitter, Soundcloud, Facebook and her website.

Killer Ghandi

Riffed-out stoner rock from Oklahoma City.

More info: Facebook and Bandcamp.

Therapy?

Veteran alt.rockers Cairns, McKeegan and Cooper back with a new single and video from last year’s ‘Disquiet’ album

More info: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and the official Therapy? website.

Kate Jackson

British alt.pop songstress with a penchent for the roads of the United Kingdom. From her forthcoming album ‘British Road Movies’, available to pre-order now on iTunes.

More info: Twitter, Soundcloud, Instagram, Tumblr and Kate’s website.

Head Wound City

Hard-edged alt.rock supergroup featuring Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Nick Zinner, the Blood Brothers’ Jordan Blilie and Cody Votolato, and the Locust’s Justin Pearson and Gabe Serbian share a track from their forthcoming ‘A New Wave of Violence’LP ahead of their tour with Savages.

More info: Facebook.

Rebekah Delgado

Female singer/songwriter with her haunting cover of the Tears for Fears classic.

More info: Soundcloud, BandPage, Twitter and Facebook.

Cadillac Three

More alt.country Americana from these hairy dudes with this ‘postcard to the UK’ in the shape of their new single ‘Graffiti’.

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More info: Twitter, Facebook and the Cadillac Three website.

Radio Muerte: Friday 4th March

Replica Jesus

Heavy, stoner grunge from Derby. Like Tad meets Monster Magnet with a bit of Soundgarden thrown in for good measure.

More info: Bandcamp, Facebook and Twitter.

Xylaroo

Female alt-country duo for fans of Indigo Girls and The Dixie Chicks.

More info: Facebook, Twitter, Bandcamp and Soundcloud.

Case/Lang/Veirs

All female supergroup consisting of K.D. Lang, Laura Veirs and Neko Case share the first track from their forthcoming long-player.

Miss Red

Fierce dub/ragga artist guesting heavily on The Bug’s new Ninja Tune ‘Acid Ragga’ 7″ only imprint. Download a free 14-track mixtape from her website.

More info: Facebook, Twitter and Miss Red’s website.

Beth Orton

First track from a forthcoming new album with Fuck Buttons’ Andrew Hung at the production helm.

More info: Tumblr, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Beth’s website.

More info: Soundcloud, Facebook, Twitter and the Fuck Buttons website.

FKA Twigs

Ethereal leftfield electronica from dancer/singer/producer Twigs.

More info: Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and the m3ll155x website.

Disasterpeace

Glorious, spooky, atmospheric soundtrack electronica.

More info: Soundcloud, Twitter, Facebook and the Disasterpeace website.

Grimes

Mindless Self Indulgence’s Little Jimmy Urine remixes Grimes ‘Kill V Maim’ from her Art Angels long-player.

More info: Twitter, Facebook, the 4AD website, instagram, Tumblr, Soundcloud and Grimes’ Website.

Waxflatter

Experimental but weirdly engaging downtempo drone-trance from Rome, Italy. From his album ‘Blend Smells’.

More info: Soundcloud, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Reverb Nation and Fabrizio Greco’s website.

Radio Muerte: Friday 26th February

Colour Me Wednesday

Radio friendly all-girl indie-pop for fans of C86 artists like The Primitives and The Darling Buds..

More info: Bandcamp, Facebook, Twitter and Soundcloud.

Zardonic

Heavy metal dubstep crossover artist. Crushing riffs and abrasive beats and grooves.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud, Twitter and the Zardonic website.

Tarra Layne

Sassy boogie-woogie Americana. not quite country, not quite rockabilly but definitely foot tapping.

More info: Twitter, Facebook and the Tarra Layne website.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring KRS-1 and DJ Premier

Hard-times hip-hop from the outfit that brought you the epic ‘Thrift Shop’, this time teaming up with legends KRS-1 and DJ Premier.

More info: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Soundcloud and the Macklemore website.

Sharptooth

Gloom-infused, all-girl, four-piece guitar rock from Glasgow.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, and Soundcloud.

The Rosy Crucifiction

If Lydia Lunch teamed up with the Cramps you’d have something like The Rosy Crucifiction.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud and the Tumblr page.

Psychotic Reaction

Noisy guitar garage alt.rockers from Oklahoma.

More info: Facebook and Bandcamp.

Lush

New material from 90s Brit indie-pop outfit and 4AD mainstays. You know who Lush are, for christ’s sake.

More info: Twitter, the 4AD website, Facebook and the Lush website.

WolveSpirit

Stoner psych rock about wolves and wizards and shit from Germany.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp and the Wolvespirit website.

Chase & Status Featuring Slaves

Latter-day drum & bass heroes Chase & Status team up with angry young men Slaves.

More info: Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Soundcloud and Chase & Status website.

Radio Muerte: Friday 19th February

Later than usual this week and missing the Wednesday show, Radio Muerte is back with a bumper Friday show. Enjoy.

Yak

London-based alt.rock noise trio currently supporting King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard.

More info: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Soundcloud.

DIIV

80s retro-sounding no-wave with jangly indie guitar overtones from NYC.

More info: Soundcloud, Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.

The King Blues

Back when we need them the most, angry politico-punk poets currently supporting Enter Shikari with a new album out soon on Scroobius Pip’s Speech Development imprint.

More info: Twitter, Facebook, Bandcamp and the King Blues website.

Tacocat

Palindromic, girl driven Seattle indie-pop surf guitar band with terrifyingly catchy hooks and lyrics.

More info: Bandcamp, Facebook, Twitter and the Tacocat website.

They’ve also re-recorded the Powerpuff Girls them tune.

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

Crazy antipodean psychedelic 7-piece currently touring the UK.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, Soundcloud and the King Gizzard website.

Supersuckers

Self-proclaimed ‘greatest rock and roll band in the world’ are back with a new album.

More info: Facebook, YouTube, Acetate Records, Twitter and the Supersuckers website.

You can also donate to Eddie Spaghetti’s YouCaring.com cancer fund here.

You Want Fox

Punky Nottingham grunge-pop girl two-piece remeniscent of Hole and Babes In Toyland risen from the ashes of legendary all-girl Notts punk band The Smears.

More info: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the You Want Fox website.

Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard

Bristol based girl-fronted epic-doomsters with their new video.

More info: Bandcamp, Twitter and Facebook.

Bent Cousin

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud, Twitter, Bandcamp and the Bent Cousin website.

Black Box Red

More info: Twitter, Soundcloud, YouTube, Bandcamp, Facebook and the Black Box Redwebsite.

Aesop Rock

Serious rucksack hip-hop for grown-ups.

More info: Twitter, Facebook and get some free download action at Bandcamp.

Breakfast Muff

More info: Bandcamp and Facebook.

Holy Fuck

Bass-heavy LCD Soundsystem-alikes return with a new single.

More info: Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Soundcloud and Twitter.

Radio Muerte: Friday 12th February

Wolf Alice

Jawdropping North London nu-gaze outfit start the followup to their astonishing debut ‘My Love is Cool’.

More info: Soundcloud, YouTube, Facebook and the Wolf Alice website.

Radium 88

Nottingham’s charismatic, female-fronted, progressive sci-fi trance-hop outfit with ‘Fifth Element’ vocals.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud and the Radium 88 website.

Dead Skeletons

Arty Icelandic rock ‘n’ roll, mantra-goth with Asian instrumental elements.

More info: Facebook and the Dead Skeletons website.

Lana Del Rey

No explanations necessary here. Lana’s new slug of Americana-noir, this time with the help of Father John Misty.

More info about Lana Del Rey: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Lana Del Rey’s website.

More info about Father John Misty: Twitter, Facebook and the Father John Misty website.

AkaMikeB

Breakbeat electronica from Negative pH’s mike B.

More info: Bandcamp, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.

Hinds

Pitch-perfect all-girl indie pop four-piece from Spain.

More info: Instagram, Facebook and the Hinds website.

Grimes

Canadian art-pop pixie extraordinaire.

More info: Facebook, Twitter and Grimes’ website.

Radio Muerte Wednesday 10th February

Velcro Hooks

Jangly, furious indie-pop from Bristol.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, Soundcloud and the Velcro Hooks website.

Slowcoaches

Downtuned, female-fronted, slack-metal three-piece from London.

More info: Tumblr, Twitter, Bandcamp and Facebook.

Noisia

Dutch, market-leading superstar dubstep wub-warriors.

More info: Soundcloud, Facebook, Twitter and the Noisia website.

Yawning Dog

Grungy, post-rock blokes from Leeds.

More info: Bandcamp, Soundcloud and Facebook.

Fangs on Fur

New York based, female fronted darkwave.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp and Big Cartel.

Camera Obscura

Gliding sweet simplicity remeniscent of Phil Spector from the first of this Glasgow 5-piece’s two 4AD albums. Camera Obscura sadly lost keyboardist and vocalist Carey Lander to cancer before Christmas.

More info: Facebook, Twitter, Bandcamp and the Camera Obscura website.