La Rue Morgue is a Chilean rock band formed in 1995 by Javier Chamas, Michel Maluje, Javier Rodríguez and Francisco Valenzuela. In 1997 the band released its first album "La Rue Morgue". In 1999 they recorded "Kaleidoscopio", selling over 5,000 copies. Then the band took a hiatus due to the departure of Michel Maluje to Mexico, where he played with Julieta Venegas. In 2005 the band (now including Rodrigo Velasco) returned to the studio to record "Distinto".