MENU
Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography
Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography

DISCO INFERNO

Post Rock/Math rock • United Kingdom


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Disco Inferno picture
Disco Inferno biography
DISCO INFERNO are one of the early post-rock bands that rose to proeminence on the English scene of the late 80s and early 90s. Initially a quartet consisting of Ian Crause (guitars, vocals), Paul Wilmott (bass), Rob Whatley (drums) and Daniel Gish (keyboards), the band soon became a trio when Daniel Gish left to join BARK PSYCHOSIS. The band debuted with a single release in 1990, soon to be accompanied by a full studio album in 1991. Along with the EP released in 1992, all these were later compiled in 1995 on the release titled "In Debt", which can be considered the best introduction to the band. After two more studio albums in 1994 and 1996 and more singles / EPs, the band split in 1996 leaving behind a short but influential catalogue and a consistent public acclaim.

Musically, what DISCO INFERNO did was to make the transition from the experimental and artistic side of alternative rock from the late 70s and the 80s (post-punk, dream pop, noise rock, goth-rock, etc.) to a new, enriched form of rock that was called "post-rock". This meant an emphasis on stern beats, exceptionally repetitive structures, techno-ambient sounds and a lot of sampling. The song-oriented format once broken, the pieces flow one into another hipnotically with very subtle variations, transforming their releases into one extended piece, providing an extended, continuous experience. While the classic post-rock from the late 90s and early 00s went much forther and offered a much more unified, easily recognizable trademark sound, the early English post-rock scene has to be credited with providing the essential breakthrough. DISCO INFERNO should be checked out alongside GLENN BRANCA, TALK TALK, BARK PSYCHOSIS, SEEFEEL, PRAM, STEREOLAB, .O.RANG etc., and they should also appeal to fans of Krautrock bands such as NEU! and CAN or to fans of recent post-rock bands who employ beats and electronica, like PIVOT, 65DAYSOFSTATIC, LYMBYC SYSTYM or KINDER.

Biography by Alex (harmonium.ro)

Disco Inferno official website

DISCO INFERNO MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s
No MP3/Stream available for this artist.
Collaborate with Progarchives.com, learn how to submit new MP3s.

DISCO INFERNO forum topics / tours, shows & news


DISCO INFERNO forum topics
No topics found for : "disco inferno"
Create a topic now
DISCO INFERNO tours, shows & news
No topics found for : "disco inferno"
Post an entries now

DISCO INFERNO Videos (YouTube and more)


Showing only random 3 | Search and add more videos to DISCO INFERNO

Buy DISCO INFERNO Music


In DebtIn Debt
Import
Rocket Girl 2017
Audio CD$9.84
$7.21 (used)
The 5 EPsThe 5 EPs
One Little Indian Us 2011
Audio CD$9.48
$4.94 (used)
D.I. Go PopD.I. Go Pop
One Little Indian Us 2010
Audio CD$11.98
$9.00 (used)
TechnicolourTechnicolour
One Little Indian Us 2018
Vinyl$14.98
Technicolour by Disco Inferno (2004-04-20)Technicolour by Disco Inferno (2004-04-20)
One Little Indian Us
Audio CD$23.99
In Debt by Disco InfernoIn Debt by Disco Inferno
Che
Audio CD$90.65
Di Go Pop by Disco InfernoDi Go Pop by Disco Inferno
One Little Indian
Audio CD$42.70
5 Eps by Disco Inferno (2011-11-08)5 Eps by Disco Inferno (2011-11-08)
Import
Audio CD$37.16
Disco Inferno by Disco Inferno (2008-08-12)Disco Inferno by Disco Inferno (2008-08-12)
Cloud 9 Various Art.
Audio CD$15.87
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
Cyndi Lauper ?- Disco Inferno Canadian 2 Track Maxi CD Single Mega Rare No Promo USD $1.32 [0 bids]
35m 40s
Tina Turner Disco inferno features beatmaster remixes 4 track 1993 CD single USD $1.32 [0 bids]
2h 3m
Disco Inferno - the trammp - Audio Cassette USD $42.75 Buy It Now 2h 12m
Various Artists - Disco Inferno [WEA 1] (1995) USD $4.00 Buy It Now 2h 42m
TRAMMPS Disco Inferno (1976 U.S. Factory Sealed Original Release LP) USD $11.24 Buy It Now 8h 53m
Vintage The Tramps (Disco Inferno) USD $2.00 [0 bids]
USD $4.95 Buy It Now
9h 21m
FIEDLER,ARTHUR-NIGHT ON DISCO MOUNTAIN / DISCO INFERNO (MOD) CD NEW USD $16.98 Buy It Now 13h 38m
Tina Turner Disco Inferno CD Single Rare 1993 From What's Love Got To Do With It USD $11.01 Buy It Now 19h
Disco Inferno - In Debt - Cd - USD $10.64 Buy It Now 21h 49m
Vtg. 1977 PLAYERS ASSOCIATION "Born To Dance" feat. DISCO INFERNO 8 track tape USD $9.95 Buy It Now 22h 12m
Night On Disco Mountain / Disco Inferno - Arthur Fiedler - CD - New USD $12.22 Buy It Now 1 day
SHOULD Like a Fire Without Sound CD Slowdive, Eno, Yo La Tengo, Disco Inferno USD $5.99 Buy It Now 1 day
PLAYERS ASSOCIATION DISCO INFERNO / I LIKE IT 7" VINYL COMBINE POSTAGE USD $6.13 Buy It Now 1 day
DISCO INFERNO RARE AUSSIE CASSETTE TAPE! KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND RUFUS THOMAS USD $19.13 Buy It Now 1 day
1976 The Trammps Disco Inferno Vinyl Record USD $5.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Disco Inferno - Technicolour [New CD] USD $12.68 Buy It Now 1 day
Disco Inferno, compilation, various artists, KC Sunshine Band, McRae, Rufus CD USD $7.65 Buy It Now 1 day
In Debt - Disco Inferno 5016266114028 (CD Used Very Good) USD $11.74 Buy It Now 1 day
The 5 EPs by Disco Inferno (CD, Nov-2011, One Little Indian) USD $11.70 Buy It Now 1 day
The Trammps: Disco Inferno - Original Sealed LP - Disco Funk Soul USD $13.00 Buy It Now 2 days
The Trammps--Disco Inferno LP 1976 USD $3.99 Buy It Now 2 days
DISCO INFERNO-5 EPS CD NEW USD $22.18 Buy It Now 2 days
Disco Inferno by The Trammps (Disco) (CD, Apr-1991, Atlantic (Label)) NEW SS oop USD $19.90 Buy It Now 2 days
Disco Inferno by Superfreak; Christopher Rouse USD $4.07 Buy It Now 2 days
DISCO INFERNO-TECHNICOLOUR CD NEW USD $18.52 Buy It Now 2 days
DISCO INFERNO - IN DEPT 2 VINYL LP NEW+ USD $33.38 Buy It Now 2 days
VICKI SHEPARD Disco Inferno 12" VINYL UK 3 Beat 1992 5 Track B/W House Inferno USD $6.65 Buy It Now 2 days
PLAYERS ASSOCIATION Disco Inferno 7" VINYL UK Vanguard 1977 Solid Label Design USD $5.58 Buy It Now 2 days
PLAYERS ASSOCIATION Disco Inferno 7" VINYL UK Vanguard 1977 Solid Label Desi USD $6.65 Buy It Now 2 days
TINA TURNER Disco Inferno 12" VINYL UK 1993 3 Track Promo Album Version B/W 12 USD $6.65 Buy It Now 2 days
DISCO INFERNO MUSIC CD,BOOGIE BACK TO 1970'S, NEW and SEALED USD $8.42 Buy It Now 2 days
Disco Inferno Tina Turner 12" vinyl single record (Maxi) UK promo DISCO1 USD $18.58 Buy It Now 2 days
THE TRAMMPS-DISCO INFERNO-JAPAN CD B50 USD $11.99 Buy It Now 2 days
Tina Turner - Disco Inferno (Beatmasters Remixes) - Parlophone - 2000 #740740 USD $2.65 Buy It Now 2 days
Tina Turner ?- Disco Inferno 7'' Vinyl 1993 Parlophone ?- R 6357 USD $4.00 Buy It Now 2 days
Tina Turner - Disco Inferno - CD single USD $1.33 [0 bids]
2 days
Vicki Shepard - Disco Inferno 12" - 3BTT11 - VG+ USD $10.64 Buy It Now 2 days
The TRAMMPS - Disco Inferno / The Night the Lights Went Out (Atlantic Oldies) USD $7.89 Buy It Now 2 days
Disco Inferno [Single] by Cyndi Lauper (CD, Aug-1999, Jellybean Recordings) USD $10.00 Buy It Now 3 days
Various Artists - Lagos Disco Inferno 2 / Various [New CD] USD $14.90 Buy It Now 3 days
Trammps Disco Inferno/You Touch my Hot Line 45 RPM RECORD USD $6.99 [0 bids]
USD $9.99 Buy It Now
3 days
DISCO INFERNO TWENTY-ONE ORIGINAL TELEVISION RECORDINGS USD $14.99 Buy It Now 3 days
The Trammps - Disco Inferno LP VG+ SD 18211 Atlantic 1976 USA Vinyl Record USD $8.00 Buy It Now 3 days
Tina Turner Disco Inferno Dutch CD single (CD5 / 5") 8808582 PARLOPHONE 1993 USD $16.63 Buy It Now 3 days
The Trammps Vinyl Record Album Lot: Disco Inferno + Where the Happy People Go USD $8.55 Buy It Now 3 days
THE TRAMMPS Disco Inferno Atlantic LP 1976 Disco Classic Displayble Cover SEALED USD $7.50 Buy It Now 3 days
Trammps Disco Inferno 1976 Original 1st SD 18211 99%+ plays MINT- VPI CLEANED USD $10.59 Buy It Now 3 days
TINA TURNER w/ BEATMASTERS Disco Inferno 12 INCH DUB REMIX & EDIT CD Single 1993 USD $23.74 Buy It Now 3 days
2 Boston Pops Orch. Fiedler Disco Inferno Night on Disco mountain records (U) USD $1.99 Buy It Now 3 days
DELTA 9 - DISCO INFERNO NEW CD USD $7.98 Buy It Now 4 days
THE TRAMMPS 1976 LP ~DISCO INFERNO~ ATLANTIC SD 18211 IN SHRINK VG+ VINYL USD $7.99 Buy It Now 4 days
THE TRAMMPS-disco inferno IN LIKE NEW CONDITION CD USD $7.00 Buy It Now 4 days
Disco Inferno Rare CD's 4 Cd's Like New USD $100.00 Buy It Now 4 days
Disco Inferno by Delta 9 (CD, Jan-1997, Earache (Label)) USD $2.62 Buy It Now 4 days
The Tramps Disco Inferno Lp record album Free shipping in shrink USD $10.00 Buy It Now 4 days
TINA TURNER lot of 3x45 rpm PIS Sleeve UK press DISCO INFERNO F3073 USD $16.00 Buy It Now 4 days
Lagos Disco Inferno Vol2 [CD] USD $15.59 Buy It Now 5 days
Tina Turner -Disco Inferno /I Don't Wanna Fight-4 trk cd w.6:57 Beatmasters Rmx USD $4.99 [0 bids]
5 days
TRAMMPS Disco Inferno 8 Track Tape Atlantic TP 18211 USD $8.88 Buy It Now 5 days
the 70s 3 cd box set  various artists soul explosion disco inferno chart toppers USD $1.66 [0 bids]
5 days
All the Hits & The Disco Inferno Trammps Audio CD USD $7.99 Buy It Now 5 days
Cindy Lauper - Disco Inferno [Rare Maxi Single - 6 Remixes] USD $14.99 Buy It Now 6 days
Unknown Artist : Step Disco Inferno CD USD $4.99 Buy It Now 6 days
FREE US SHIP. on ANY 2+ CDs! ~Used,VeryGood CD Various Artists: Disco Inferno: D USD $25.00 Buy It Now 6 days
The Trammps-Disco Inferno-LP-Vinyl Record-Atlantic-SD18211-VG+ USD $0.99 [0 bids]
USD $3.95 Buy It Now
6 days
TRAMMPS: Disco Inferno / That's Where The Happy People Go 45 (dj) Soul USD $6.00 Buy It Now 6 days
50 CENT, Disco Inferno, 12-INCH SINGLE USD $5.00 Buy It Now 6 days
Disco Inferno - 5 Eps [New Vinyl] USD $29.47 Buy It Now 6 days
NOS - NEW, Sealed 8 TRACK TAPE, "BEST OF THE TRAMMPS" DISCO INFERNO USD $12.50 Buy It Now 6 days
The Trammps DEFINITIVE COLLECTION Best Of 34 Track DISCO INFERNO New Sealed 2 CD USD $8.99 Buy It Now 6 days
THE TRAMMPS : DISCO INFERNO - CD New Sealed USD $18.63 Buy It Now 7 days
TINA TURNER disco inferno 7" VINYL RECORD R 6357 USD $2.00 Buy It Now 7 days
DISCO INFERNO - IN DEPT CD NEW+ USD $22.45 Buy It Now 7 days
THE TRAMMPS (DISCO) - All the Hits & The Disco Inferno - CD ** Brand New ** USD $28.95 Buy It Now 7 days
VICKI SHEPARD Disco Inferno 3 BEAT UK 12-inch w/l PROMO NM * USD $0.99 [0 bids]
7 days
Trammps - Disco Inferno b/w Chic - Mega Medley (SEALED 12 INCH SINGLE) USD $19.99 Buy It Now 7 days
Disco Inferno, Various Artists, Very Good Import USD $2.86 Buy It Now 8 days
Disco Inferno Revolution: 70's Collection - Double CD Set - EAN 8712155109911 USD $6.66 Buy It Now 8 days
The Trammps - Disco Inferno Vinyl LP - Atlantic - SD 18211 - Disco Soul USD $13.23 Buy It Now 8 days
CYNDI LAUPER - Disco Inferno - CD - Maxi Import - **BRAND NEW/STILL SEALED** USD $28.95 Buy It Now 8 days
The Trammps { Disco Inferno }, ( VG++ ) Original USD $2.25 Buy It Now 8 days
BRAND NEW THE TRAMMPS - Disco Inferno MUSIC CD Atlantic Records / Swan Song USD $6.99 Buy It Now 8 days
DISCO INFERNO - D I Goes Pop - CD - **BRAND NEW/STILL SEALED** - RARE USD $75.95 Buy It Now 8 days
Disco Dancin' Fever-disco Inferno-va-lp-pickwick-shrink USD $2.99 Buy It Now 8 days
TINA TURNER, DISCO INFERNO / I DON'T WANNA FIGHT. 1993 PARLOPHONE SINGLE USD $1.32 Buy It Now 8 days
Unknown Artist : Disco Inferno CD USD $4.59 Buy It Now 8 days
50 CENT - DISCO INFERNO SINGLE-LP/Vinyl/Record USD $6.99 Buy It Now 8 days
Various Artists : Disco Inferno CD USD $4.00 Buy It Now 8 days
Unknown Artist : Disco Inferno CD USD $4.00 Buy It Now 8 days
33LP - THE TRAMMPS - DISCO INFERNO USD $8.50 Buy It Now 9 days
DISCO INFERNO 20 Hot Hits CD USD $7.61 Buy It Now 9 days
? Trammps - Best of the (Atlantic 19194) (with "Disco Inferno") ('78) (PS) USD $14.99 Buy It Now 9 days
? Trammps - Disco Inferno (Atlantic 18211) ('76) USD $14.99 Buy It Now 9 days
TINA TURNER CASSETTE TAPE SINGLE DISCO INFERNO FREE POSTAGE IN AUSTRALIA USD $3.44 Buy It Now 9 days
disco inferno, , Very Good USD $2.86 Buy It Now 9 days
TINA TURNER ~ Disco Inferno ~ Beatmasters Remixes ~ 12" Single PS USD $5.98 Buy It Now 9 days
Disco Inferno and other hits, by The Trammps (CD, Jun-1997)+++Rare+++ USD $24.99 Buy It Now 9 days
Cyndi Lauper Disco Inferno 4 mixes - US 12" USD $29.99 Buy It Now 9 days
(HO458) Disco Inferno, 32 tracks various artists - 2008 double CD USD $3.98 Buy It Now 9 days
THE TRAMMPS - Disco Inferno - Atlantic SD 18211 SEALED USD $20.00 Buy It Now 10 days

More places to buy DISCO INFERNO music online Buy DISCO INFERNO & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
DISCO INFERNO has no upcoming shows, according to LAST.FM syndicated events and shows feed

DISCO INFERNO discography


Ordered by release date | Showing ratings (top albums) | Help Progarchives.com to complete the discography and add albums

DISCO INFERNO top albums (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

0.00 | 0 ratings
Open Doors, Closed Windows
1991
0.00 | 0 ratings
A Rock To Cling To
1993
3.50 | 6 ratings
D. I. Go Pop
1994
4.00 | 1 ratings
Technicolour
1996

DISCO INFERNO Live Albums (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

DISCO INFERNO Videos (DVD, Blu-ray, VHS etc)

DISCO INFERNO Boxset & Compilations (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

0.00 | 0 ratings
In Debt
1995
4.50 | 2 ratings
The 5 EPs
2011

DISCO INFERNO Official Singles, EPs, Fan Club & Promo (CD, EP/LP, MC, Digital Media Download)

0.00 | 0 ratings
Summer's Last Sound
1992
3.00 | 1 ratings
The Last Dance
1993
0.00 | 0 ratings
Second Language
1994
0.00 | 0 ratings
It's A Kid's World
1994

DISCO INFERNO Reviews


Showing last 10 reviews only
 The 5 EPs by DISCO INFERNO album cover Boxset/Compilation, 2011
4.50 | 2 ratings

BUY
The 5 EPs
Disco Inferno Post Rock/Math rock

Review by admireArt
Prog Reviewer

4 stars Browsing through my prog/rock collection of pretty well rated releases in this PA site, which I have acquired due to the same , I skipped some but left DISCO INFERNO-"The 5 EPs", 2011, which as far as I remember was recommended by fellow reviewer LearsFool, well Kudos!

For starters what caught my attention, I have to confess, is the fact that it is not stuck in the borders of the quiet repetitive Prog's protocols, which by itself, is highly refreshing. I will try to explain what is going inside this 5 EPs collection.

Kind of a mix between Nick Cave's up front, lo-fi recorded, explosiveness (his both highly refined yet raw Punk 80's music, not his untouchable lyrics of course), this happening here and there, some splashes of David Sylvian's Japan like mode of story telling singing, lots of trashy experimental electronics, trashy guitars, Sigur Ros' early and Cabaret Voltaire's polished "post-Punk" attitude, even "Zappaezques" gentle reminders and yeah, it has its TALK TALK kind of momentums (here and there).

It will show its timing in its music composition, so feel forewarned and be prepared for a joyful and amazingly "un-cliched" trip to those post 80's, less obsessed with what their ancestors craved for.... FAME!

Prog sub-genre wise, its experimental nature and focused carelessness could appeal also to the RiO enthusiasts but its post-80's touch, although perfectly suited, may scare half of them.

A daring array of songs that never cease to offer thrills and intelligent solutions, yet it will show its age more than once, as I have mentioned more than once. Aside from that, a keeper in my selection and the kind that makes you look for more of DISCO INFERNO's other releases.

****4.5 PA STARS.

 The 5 EPs by DISCO INFERNO album cover Boxset/Compilation, 2011
4.50 | 2 ratings

BUY
The 5 EPs
Disco Inferno Post Rock/Math rock

Review by LearsFool
Collaborator Post/Math Rock Team

5 stars First of all: I don't even know how to start this review. I could say that Disco Inferno is one of the best bands you never heard of, or how post rock doesn't even begin to describe them, or how they're the best plunderphonics group ever without even focusing on being a plunderphonics group, or "Flipping faders, Batman! These three Brits covered so much ground and always sounded so beautiful and perfect!", or mentioning how this goes above and beyond the great experimental EPs and killer collections thereof in the '90's... or I could string all that together into one long run on of gush for these demigods.

Released over three years in original format, and first collected by an enterprising internet bootlegger in '99, these fifteen cuts touch a mind boggling myriad of genres and styles and master each and every one as they are subsumed into a eudaimonic whole. I'll just list: post rock, post punk, plunderphonics, electronics, britpop, noise pop, noise rock, acoustica, ambient, IDM, concrete. It was always ethereal, always experimental, always flawless. Nature and urban samples and electronic washes both surrounded and acted as the foundation for the band's exercises in genre busting, with tracks variously spacing out, chugging along like an '80's post punk band on Talk Talk, forming a pop song, or, by the end, just losing themselves in the set dressing. Ian Crause could gently and forlornly speak through the sheets of sound, or sing along when the song called for it. And on top of all that, "The Atheist's Burden" uses the electronics for rhythm, and "It's A Kid's World" drives on the back of pounding drums plundered from you'll-know-where.

This really is something else, with no words for it. Outclassing all comers, both from the genres they took from and from fellow EP wielding experimentalists like The Beta Band and Brainiac, this stands as Disco Inferno's completed magnum opus. And thank goodness that this collection eventually got an official release.

Thanks to harmonium.ro for the artist addition.

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — jazz music reviews and archives | MetalMusicArchives.com — metal music reviews and archives