Bauhaus

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English Post-Punk band, formed in Northampton in 1978.
Originally named "Bauhaus 1919" after the school of the same name, but dropped 1919 before being together for one year.

Bauhaus disbanded in 1983 , but reunited for a tour in 1998.
Daniel Ash, David Haskins and Kevin Haskins founded Love And Rockets and Peter Murphy made Dalis Car collaboration for a year and later as solo artist.
The band reformed and toured again in 2005, but ultimately broke up in 2008, after releasing the final studio album "Go Away White".
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CAD 13 In The Flat Field — Bauhaus Bauhaus In The Flat Field (Album, EP, Comp) 4AD CAD 13 UK 1980 Sell This Version
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BEG K 58 362, BEGA 29 Mask — Bauhaus Bauhaus Mask (Album, Comp) Beggars Banquet, Beggars Banquet BEG K 58 362, BEGA 29 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
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BEGC 42 The Sky's Gone Out / Press The Eject And Give Me The Tape — Bauhaus Bauhaus The Sky's Gone Out / Press The Eject And Give Me The Tape (Album, Comp) Beggars Banquet BEGC 42 UK 1982 Sell This Version
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BEGA 42 The Sky's Gone Out — Bauhaus Bauhaus The Sky's Gone Out (Album, Single) Beggars Banquet BEGA 42 UK 1982 Sell This Version
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none, 58003 Press The Eject And Give Me The Tape — Bauhaus Bauhaus Press The Eject And Give Me The Tape (Album) Beggars Banquet, Beggars Banquet none, 58003 Greece 1982 Sell This Version
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BEGA 45 Burning From The Inside — Bauhaus Bauhaus Burning From The Inside (Album) Beggars Banquet BEGA 45 Hong Kong 1983 Sell This Version
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NEMO 1 CD Rest In Peace: The Final Concert — Bauhaus Bauhaus Rest In Peace: The Final Concert (Album) NEMO Recordings NEMO 1 CD UK 1992 Sell This Version
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NEMO 2 CD Live In The Studio 1979 — Bauhaus Bauhaus Live In The Studio 1979(CD) Nemo Recordings NEMO 2 CD UK 1997 Sell This Version
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KK 200 Gotham — Bauhaus Bauhaus Gotham (Album) Metropolis KK 200 Europe 1999 Sell This Version
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none San Francisco, CA 10.26.05 — Bauhaus Bauhaus San Francisco, CA 10.26.05 (Album) Instant Live none US 2005 Sell This Version
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MBB20010 Go Away White — Bauhaus Bauhaus Go Away White (Album) Cooking Vinyl MBB20010 Brazil 2008 Sell This Version
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VIN180LP020 This Is For When... — Bauhaus Bauhaus This Is For When...(2xLP, Album, Ltd, RM, 180) Vinyl 180 VIN180LP020 UK 2009 Sell This Version
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BBQLP 2061 Mask — Bauhaus Bauhaus Mask(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Beggars Banquet BBQLP 2061 US 2013 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

TEENY 2 Bela Lugosi's Dead — Bauhaus Bauhaus Bela Lugosi's Dead (Single) Small Wonder Records TEENY 2 UK 1979 Sell This Version
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AXIS 3 Dark Entries — Bauhaus Bauhaus Dark Entries (Single) Axis (2) AXIS 3 UK 1980 Sell This Version
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AD 7, AD7 Terror Couple Kill Colonel — Bauhaus B?uh?us* Terror Couple Kill Colonel (Single) 4AD, 4AD AD 7, AD7 UK 1980 Sell This Version
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AD17T, AD 17(T) Telegram Sam — Bauhaus Bauhaus Telegram Sam (Single) 4AD, 4AD AD17T, AD 17(T) UK 1980 Sell This Version
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BEG 54 T Kick In The Eye — Bauhaus Bauhaus Kick In The Eye (Single) Beggars Banquet BEG 54 T UK 1981 Sell This Version
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BEG 59 The Passion Of Lovers — Bauhaus Bauhaus The Passion Of Lovers (Single) Beggars Banquet BEG 59 UK 1981 Sell This Version
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BEG 74 (T) Kick In The Eye (Searching For Satori E.P.) — Bauhaus Bauhaus Kick In The Eye (Searching For Satori E.P.) (EP) Beggars Banquet BEG 74 (T) UK 1982 Sell This Version
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none A God In An Alcove — Bauhaus Bauhaus A God In An Alcove Flexipop none UK 1982 Sell This Version
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POW 0098 Spirit — Bauhaus Bauhaus Spirit (Single) Beggars Banquet POW 0098 Australia 1982 Sell This Version
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BEG 83 Ziggy Stardust — Bauhaus Bauhaus Ziggy Stardust (Single, Maxi) Beggars Banquet BEG 83 UK 1982 Sell This Version
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BEG 79 Spirit — Bauhaus Bauhaus Spirit(7", Single, M/Print) Beggars Banquet BEG 79 UK 1982 Sell This Version
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AM-2524 Bauhaus E.P. — Bauhaus Bauhaus Bauhaus E.P. (EP) A&M Records, Beggars Banquet AM-2524 US 1983 Sell This Version

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Opiadic

Opiadic

May 18, 2022
See them live if you get the chance, caught them at Cruel World and was blown away.
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chunkyricesushi

chunkyricesushi

April 12, 2022
edited 5 months ago
What a phenomenal run Bauhaus had from 1979-83. Can't think of many other bands who covered so much new territory in such a short span of time. Experiments that worked, and still do. Much bigger than the convenient "gothic" tag they used to get.
maxal

maxal

December 10, 2018
I saw Peter Murphy performing live at Brixton Academy last night. It was supporting a 40th aniversary of Bauhaus so he stuck mainly to Bauhaus songs. It was a stunning show - I'd say iconic. The sound filled the theatre, he engaged with the audience and his voice was belter.

It was like being in the Eighties. Somehow as I say that it sounds like going backwards. But the reality is that so much of the key Eighties music is more timeless than that --------> Bauhaus, Echo and the Bunnymen, Talk Talk, Joy Division / New Order, Cocteau Twins, Cindytalk, Blondie, Dead Can Dance, Pet Shop Boys, The Cure, Comsat Angels, Siouxsie, Colurbox, Marc Almond / Soft Cell, Depeche Mode, Bjork, Morrissey . . . I do listen to current music (I like the Idles . . . ), but something about the Eighties scene, Indie economics really encouraged individually unique sounds.
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Rich.C

Rich.C

December 16, 2016
A gothic version of joy division?
The spiritual center of so much grim Glam to come, Bauhaus brought a dark flair for drama to the aftermath of Punk. Their haunting, exalting moodiness was never the same from song to song, yet they inspired legions of melancholic musicians to continue their legacy of unequaled theatrical tensions and existential horrors
enfantterrible

enfantterrible

November 23, 2013
edited over 9 years ago
Bauhaus has always rejected the "Gothic" moniker for everything they did and it′s quite right they have done it. This is not "Gothic" at all, not at least in the sense that it became later, this sort of circus for make up and rubber fanged vampires and all that dumped macabre kitsch.

If they were something, that was some sort of sinister aesthetes inspired by the likes of German expressionists, their music attest this imaginary and spiritual frequency. They wandered in the dark as morbid vagabonds observing the Londinum decadence, in the odd shadows from it′s alleys or exploring the unspeakable objects & forgotten stories from the basements and finding the trace of beauty in the view from attics over a city that was losing track of his own past. And all this poetic sense they had combined with the rabid cynicism of punk mudded down by the subtle experimental twist, always granting with this minimalist touch an odd atmosphere amidst the virulence from the music.

If Joy Division was the forefather of post punk, they are the grandads, they added the spices and the sparks to the bleak dimension from that terrible and insatiable youth, they were the burning coal in Artaud's grave, a macabre joke also, a sadistic intent displayed as red roses in the mausoleums or dances in catacombs, they were the scream proclaimed by Camus and Sartre made music. A glimpse of gleaming fire in the vast night from late English romantics. After them, "Gothic" came with some good, some bad, some worst personifications, but faulty, none as vital and poetic as them.

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