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Covered Panic on their single "The Only Living Boy In New Cross" (1992) as a B-side.


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English indie rock band founded in 1988 in London by singer Jim "Jim Bob" Morrison and guitarist Les "Fruitbat" Carter from the ashes of Jamie Wednesday.

In 2014, Carter USM reconvened for its final performances. On November 22nd that year, the last show was played at Brixton Academy.

Often introduced at concerts as "The best kick arse Rock 'n' Roll band in the whole god damn world".

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Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine (also known as Carter USM or simply Carter) were an English indie punk band formed in 1987 by singer Jim "Jim Bob" Morrison and guitarist Les "Fruitbat" Carter. They made their name with a distinctive style of power pop, fusing samples, sequenced basses and drum machines with rock 'n' roll guitars and off-beat wordplay-loaded lyrics. They reached the height of their fame in 1992. Over the following years the band took on new members, reaching a six-piece, but struggled to regain their earlier popularity. They initially split up in 1998 after releasing seven albums.