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Bauhaus will be the founding fathers of goth rock and roll, developing a minimalistic, overbearingly gloomy design of post-punk rock and roll driven by jagged electric guitar chords and cool, distant synthesizers. Throughout their short career, the music group explored all of the variations on the bleak musical concepts, adding components of glam rock and roll, experimental electronic rock and roll, funk, and rock. While their pursuing has never extended beyond a cult, they held their cult alive well in to the ’90s, a complete 10 years once they disbanded. The group shaped in 1978 in Northampton, Britain. Guitarist/vocalist Daniel Ash, bassist/vocalist David J (delivered David Jay Haskins), and drummer Kevin Haskins got played together being a trio known as the Trend before developing Bauhaus with vocalist Peter Murphy. Originally, the music group was known as Bauhaus 1919 following the German artwork motion; by 1979, that they had decreased the 1919 using their name. In August of 1979, the group released their debut solitary, “Bela Lugosi’s Deceased,” around the impartial record label Little Wonder Records. Though it didn’t make the pop graphs, it became the de facto goth rock and roll anthem, residing in the U.K. impartial graphs for years. 90 days later on, the group authorized with Beggars Banquet’s subsidiary label, 4AD. The group’s second solitary, “Dark Entries,” premiered in January 1980. Pursuing their first Western tour, Bauhaus released their third solitary, “Terror Couple Destroy Colonel,” in the summertime of that 12 months, which became popular around the indie graphs. After touring America for the very first time in Sept, the group released a edition of T. Rex’s “Telegram Sam.” In Oct, they released their debut recording, In the Smooth Field, which reached number 1 around the impartial graphs and quantity 72 around the pop graphs. The achievement of the recording resulted in their first strikes around the pop graphs; both “Activate the attention” and “The Enthusiasm of Enthusiasts” produced the U.K. Best 60 in 1981. In Oct, they released their second record, Mask, which uncovered a far more ambitious musical path; the new path, which featured components of steel and digital sonic textures, produced the music even more accessible without abandoning the dark, foreboding primary of the music. Cover up was a industrial achievement, peaking at amount 30 in the U.K. graphs. In March of 1982, Bauhaus released the EP Looking for Satori, which reached amount 45 in the U.K. graphs; another successful one, “Nature,” implemented in the summertime. That fall, the group got lots 15 hit making use of their edition of David Bowie’s “Ziggy Stardust.” The achievement of the one propelled their third record, The Sky’s Eliminated Out, to number 4 in the record graphs. Murphy contracted pneumonia at the start of 1983, which avoided him from taking part in the documenting periods for Bauhaus’ 4th record, Burning From the within. Therefore, the record highlighted substantial efforts from Ash and J, who both pursued even more personal and atmospheric directions. After Murphy retrieved, the music group toured Japan and returned towards the U.K. to market the summer discharge of Burning up From the within. The record was another strike, peaking at amount 13. In July, Bauhaus split. After Bauhaus’ break up, Murphy shaped Dali’s Car with Japan’s Mick Karn and pursued a single career. Ash continuing with Shades on Tail, a task he started in 1981; Kevin Haskins also became a member of the music group after Bauhaus’ break up. J produced some solo information and became a member of the Jazz Butcher briefly. Ash, Haskins, and J created Like and Rockets in 1985 following a suggested Bauhaus reunion dropped aside because Peter Murphy wasn’t thinking about the project. Greater than a 10 years later, however, using the professions of both Like and Rockets and Peter Murphy at a standstill, Bauhaus re-formed for a number of live times in LA, mounting a full-blown tour in 1998; the two-disc Gotham recorded the reunited group’s overall performance at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom. In 2008, the music group resurfaced once again with DISAPPEAR COMPLETELY White, a studio room recording they guaranteed as their last declaration.

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Full Name Bauhaus
Music Songs Bela Lugosi Is Dead, All We Ever Wanted, She's in Parties, Ziggy Stardust, Passion of Lovers, Dark Entries, Kick In The Eye 2, Telegram Sam, The Man With X-Ray Eyes, Terror Couple Kill Colonel, Lagartija Nick, Double Dare, Hollow Hills, Who Killed Mr. Moonlight, Stigmata Martyr, Spirit, Third Uncle, The Sanity Assassin, In The Flat Field, Slice Of Life, Rosegarden Funeral of Sores, King Volcano, Nerves, God in an Alcove, Silent Hedges, Crowds, The Dog's a Vapour, The Spy in the Cab, Exquisite Corpse, Of Lilies And Remains, Too Much 21st Century, The Three Shadows Part II
Albums In the Flat Field, The Sky's Gone Out, Mask, Burning from the Inside, Go Away White, Press the Eject and Give Me the Tape, Gotham, Live in the Studio 1979, Rest in Peace: The Final Concert, Coming Down, Foolish Thing Desire, Bauhaus 1979–1983, Crackle, Swing the Heartache: The BBC Sessions, 4AD, The Singles 1981–1983, Kick in the Eye, Ziggy Stardust, When it has to be good / När det måste bli bra, Singles (Remastered), This Is For When (Hammersmith Palais - 9th November 1981)

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Supernatural 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Timanttikoirien vuosi 1984 2010 Documentary performer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead", "All we ever wanted" / writer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead", "All we ever wanted"
Stealing Elvis 2010 performer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead" / writer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead"
Welcome to the 80's 2009 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
The Collector 2009/I performer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead"
Fringe 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Good Luck Chuck 2007 performer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead"
Smallville 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
One Tree Hill 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Filthy Gorgeous: The Trannyshack Story 2005 Documentary performer: "Boys"
The Butterfly Effect 2004 performer: "Dark Entries"
Gypsy 83 2001 performer: "Severance"
Heavy Metal 2000 2000 performer: "The Dog's a Vapour" / producer: "The Dog's a Vapour" / writer: "The Dog's a Vapour"
Bauhaus: Gotham 1999 Video performer: "Double Dare", "In the Flat Field", "A God in the Alcove", "Kick in The Eye", "Hollow Hills", "In Fear of Fear", "Boys", "She's In Parties", "Passion of Lovers", "Dark Entries", "All We Ever Wanted", "Spirit", "Bela Lugosi's Dead", "Telegram Sam", "Ziggy Stardust" / writer: "Double Dare", "In the Flat Field", "A God in the Alcove", "Kick in The Eye", "Hollow Hills", "In Fear of Fear", "Boys", "She's In Parties", "Passion of Lovers", "Dark Entries", "All We Ever Wanted", "Spirit"
Daria 1998 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dead Man's Curve 1998 performer: "Bela Lugosi's Dead"
Beavis and Butt-Head 1993 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Night of the Demons 1988 performer: "Stigmata Martyr" / writer: "Stigmata Martyr"
The Hunger 1983 performer: "Bela Lugosi Is Dead" - uncredited / writer: "Bela Lugosi Is Dead" - uncredited



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