Goth, art rock, glam, post-punk.
The archetypal Goth band.
Daniel Ash had contacted Peter Murphy and together the two had written some songs, before forming a band (S.R.)
Credited with being the first Goth band, creating much of the Goth look, sounds, lyrics, art and style.
Last words of David at their last 1983 Hammersmith Palais show were
Rest in Peace.
1978-mid - The Craze play a few gigs around Northampton.
1978-12 first gig in Northampton at Nene College of Art's Christmas Ball (booked by Glenn Campling), second gig shortly after.
1978-12 - David Haskins replaces Barber and changes name to Bauhaus 1919.
1978-12 renamed from S.R. by David Haskins.
1978-12-31 - First gig as Bauhaus 1919 at Cromwell Public House in Wellingborough.
1979-01-26 - Records demo of Bite my Hip, Harry, Bela Lugosi's Dead and Boys.
1979-05 - changes name to Bauhaus
1978-11 - Daniel Ash and Peter Murphy write Boys, Bite my Hip, Dark Entries, Shows, In the Night and Some Faces.
1979-05 changes name from Bauhaus 1919 to Bauhaus.
1979-mid - Bela Lugosi's Dead and Live in the Studio tape recorded for Small Wonder.
1979-09 - Bela Lugosi's Dead, debut single released.
1979-12-04 John Peel session recorded.
1979-12-10 Axis Records contacts Bauhaus after The Rock Garden show.
1980-01-03 Axis releases Dark Entries, first Peel session broadcast.
1980-02 Beggars Banquet reissuing Dark Entries while Axis Records is changing its name to 4AD.
1980-07 first album recording begins.
1980-09 four shows in USA.
1980-10 begins tour for (as yet unreleased) album.
1980-10 4AD re-issues Terror Couple Kill Colonel, but puts wrong version on Bside.
1980-11 4AD releases debut album.
1981-01 Signed to Beggars Banquet.
1981-01 Peter Powell session recorded for Radio One.
1981-03-12 Appearance on New York Dancestand during USA tour.
1981-04 David J and Rene Halkett (of the original Bauhaus art school) record single.
1981-08 Sinister Ducks play a Northampton show.
1981-10 4AD release David J and Rene Halkett single - Nothing and Armour
1982-02 Bauhaus appear on Riverside on BBC2.
1982-02-24 Show at the Old Vic Theatre, later released as video Shadow of Light
1982-03 4AD releases Tones on Tail 12"
1982-03-13 third Peel session recorded.
1982-03-02 The Hunger fimling takes place at Heaven club in London. 1982-10-04 Appearance on the Old Grey Whistle Test on BBC2 - Ziggy Stardust and The Spy in the Cab.
1982-10 Ziggy Stardust released, reaching number 15 in UK charts. Bauhaus appear on Top of the Pops and the cover of Smash Hits.
1982-10-07 appearance on Top of the Pops on BBC1
1982-10-14 recording of Interview Situatin. 1982-11-19 live appearance on Oxford Road Show on BBC. 1983-05-12 beginning of world tour. Includes France, Greece, Hong Kong, Israel and Japan.
1983-06-17 last Radio One session.
1983-07-05 last live show at Hammersmith Palais in London.
1983-09-04 The group tell Beggars Banquet that they intend to disband.
1998-05-25 Two reunion gigs at Hollywood Palladium, and a best-of album announced by Beggars Banquet.
1998-05-29 tickets for both gigs sell out within fifteen minutes. Third show added and sells out.
1998-07-10/12 Three Hollywood Palladium shows on consecutive nights.
1998- Resurrection Tour.
2002-03 Daniel Ash involved in car accident on night of first gig of USA tour.
2005-04-30 Bauhaus reforms for Coachella.
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|release||label||catalogue||format||release date||notes||availability to buy|
|Bela Lugosi's Dead||Small Wonder||TEENY 2||12", cd||1979 / 1998-06-08 (CD)||Debut single / release. The original release was a limited edition of 5,000 numbered copies on white vinyl, though there have been subsequent releases on black, clear, transparent red, transparent green, transparent blue and glow-in-the-dark picture disc vinyl. It has also been re-released as a CD.||Phantom Sound & Vision
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|Bela Lugosi's Dead (edited version)||MCA/UA||R7917||7"||1979||Edited white label promo.|
|Dark Entries||Axis Records||AXIS 3||7"||1980||Release by Axis Records about the same time it changed its name to 4AD Records.|
|Dark Entries||4AD Records||AD 3||7"||1980||notes|
|Dark Entries||Beggars Banquet||BEG 37||7"||1980||notes|
|Terror Couple Kill Colonel||4AD Records||AD 7||7"||1980|
|In the Flat Field||4AD Records||CAD 13, GAD 13 CD||cd, lp||1980||Debut album.||Buy In the Flat Field by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Telegram Sam||4AD Records||AD 17||7", 12"||1980|
|Natures Mortes - Still Lives||4AD||CAD 117||lp||1981||Label compilation, inlcudes Rosegarden Funeral of Sores.|
|Kick in the Eye||Beggars Banquet||BEG 54||7", 12"||1981|
|Mask||Beggars Banquet||BEGA 29, BBL 29 CD, 834 849-2||cd, lp||1981||Buy Mask by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|The Passion of Lovers||Beggars Banquet||BEG 59||7" single||1981||First pressing included lyric sheet.|
|Kick in the Eye (Searching for Satori ep)||Beggars Banquet||BEG 74||7", 12" ep||1982|
|A God in an Alcove||4AD Records, Flexi-Pop||flexi 023||flexi 7"||1982 (cover date 1982-12-23)||Appeared on cover disc of Flexi Pop Magazine, different version of song than on In the Flat Field.|
|Press the Eject and Give me the Tape||Beggars Banquet||BEGA 38, BBL 38 CD||cd, lp||1982||Live. Was included with initial pressings of The Sky's Gone Out.||Buy Press the Eject and Give me the Tape by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Satori in Paris||Beggars Banquet, New Rose||BH 1, NEW 12||7" single.||1982||Live. Originally included free with initial pressings of Press the Eject and Give me the Tape, now appears on the CD.|
|Spirit||Beggars Banquet||BEG 79, BEG 79 P||7" and 7" le single||1982|
|The Sky's Gone out||Beggars Banquet, Vertigo/PolyGram, A&M||BEGA 42, VOGX-1-3326, SP 4918, 836 167-2||cd, lp||1982||Canadian lp included bonus 12" single||Buy The Sky's Gone Out by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Ziggy Stardust||Beggars Banquet||BEG 83||7" and 12" single||1982|
|Lagartija Nick||Beggars Banquet||BEG 88||7" and 12" single||1982|
|Bauhaus E.P.||A&M||AM 2524||cd, ep||1982|
|She's in Parties||Beggars Banquet||BEG 91||7" and 12" single||1983|
|Burning from the Inside||Beggars Banquet, Vertigo/PolyGram, A&M, VIL,||BEGA 45, BEGA 45 P, VOG 1 3330, SP 4953, VIL 6061, BBL 45 CD, 839 989-2, CD 4953||cd, lp||1983||Buy Burning From the Inside by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|The Sanity Assassin||Beggars Banquet||7" single||1983||Given away free to fan club.|
|4AD||4AD Records||BAD 312||cd, lp||1983||Collection of 4AD single tracks.|
|The Singles 1981-1983||Beggars Banquet||BEG 100 E, BBP 4 CD||cd, lp||1983|
|Shadow of Light||Beggars Banquet||BB012||vhs||1984||Mixture of promo videos and footage from The Old Vic, London 1982-02-24.||Buy Shadow of Light by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
|Archive||Beggars Banquet||BB 002||vhs||1984||Mostly live footage.|
|Singles: 1979-1983 Volume 1||Beggars Banquet||BEGA 64||cd||1985 (1986-05-13?)|| Buy 1979-1983 Vol 1 by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Singles: 1979-1983 Volume 2||Beggars Banquet||BEGA 64 CD 2||cd||1986||Buy Singles: 1979-1983 by Bauhaus at amazon.com|
|Swing the Heartache: The BBC Sessions||BBC/Beggars Banquet, Vertigo/Polygram, Beggars Banquet/RCA||BEGA 103, BBL 103 CD, 838 636-2, 9804-1-H, 50-B2-113/114/115||cd, double lp||1989||Japanese edition was a triple-CD featuring 1979-1983 Volumes 1 and 2, plus all lyrics.|| Buy Swing the Heartache by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Spirit in the Sky||Documento Sonoro||SCONC 015||7"||1990||bootleg|
|Rest in Peace: The Final Concert||Nemo / Beggars Banquet||NEMO 1 CD||cd||1992|| Buy Rest in Peace by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Crackle||Beggars Banquet||BEGL 2018||cd||1998||Buy by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Gotham||Metropolis Audio||DVD17307||dvd (region 1); cd; vhs; lp||2000-03-14||Recorded at the Hammerstein Ballroom, New York City, 1998-09-09/10.||Buy Gotham: Live by Bauhaus on DVD at amazon.co.uk|
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|Archive||Beggars Banquet||BB002V||vhs||Buy Archive by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Hunger||Warner Home Video||dvd||2004-10-05||dvd, ntsc, region 1||Buy by Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|The Hunger||dvd||1983||region 2||Buy The Hunger at amazon.co.uk|
|The Passion of Covers: A Tribute to Bauhaus||Cleopatra||1997-01-27||Also packaged as Bela: A Tribute to Bauhaus|| Buy The Passion of Covers at amazon.co.uk|
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|Satori: A Tribute to Bauhaus||Creative Man / Cargo||1999-02-02||Features covers by Sponge and Fiction|| Buy Satori: A Tribute to Bauhaus at amazon.co.uk|
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|Andrew J. Brooksbank - Bauhaus: Beneath the Mask||Beggars Banquet||84002||book and cd||1997-11-04||Scrapbook-format book with 8-track CD.||Buy Beneath the Mask by Andrew J Brooksbank at amazon.co.uk|
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|Ian Shirley - Dark Entries: Bauhaus and Beyond||SAF Publishing||book||1994-11-14 (1998-09-01 in USA)||Buy Dark Entries by Ian Shirley at amazon.co.uk|
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