Music / Dorso

Dorso is a legendary Gore-Grindcore Metal/Jazz-Fusion band from Chile, formed in 1984 by Rodrigo “Pera” Cuadra and Yamal Eltit.

Their music lyrics, in Spanish/Spanglish, are based in horror movies, H.P. Lovecraft, alien invasions and more.


  • Bajo Una Luna Cámbrica (1989)
  • Romance (1991)
  • El Espanto Surge De La Tumba (1993)
  • Big Monsters Aventura (1995)
  • Disco Blood (1998)
  • Lari La Live! (2002)
  • Unplugged Cosmico (2007)
  • Espacium (2008)

Genres played by Dorso:

Dorso provides examples of:

  • Concept Album:
    • Romance is a Fantasy Tale
    • Big Monsters Aventura is all about old horror movies
    • Espacium is about Space Horror
  • Ninja Pirate Zombie Robot: Samurai We Fight! is about a Samurai turned in a cyborg. Also, this line from Dr.Mortis
    "Dr mortis, too much bloody!
    Turn your body
    In a spiderzombiemonstervampiro from hell!"
  • Toilet Humor: The song Zombies from Mapocho is about zombies made of crap.