Portishead Bring Their Cover of ABBA's "S.O.S." to SoundCloud

The band and platform will make a charitable contribution to mark its release

BY Calum SlingerlandPublished Jul 8, 2021

In 2016, Portishead covered ABBA's "S.O.S." for director Ben Wheatley's adaptation of High-Rise, and the band have now re-released it on SoundCloud 

While its accompanying music video remains available on YouTube, Portishead call the SoundCloud arrival of "S.O.S." the "first time [the song] will be commercially available on a major streaming platform."

To mark the occasion, both Portishead and SoundCloud will will make a contribution to UK mental health charity MIND. You can hear their take on the Swedish pop outfit's single below.

Portishead's most recent album remains 2008's Third. Exclaim! recently spoke to Wheatley about his latest film, In the Earth.


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