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Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

Bauhaus – “Bela Lugosi’s Dead” Turns 40

Regarded as the forerunner of gothic rock music and an important influence on goth culture, “Bela Lugosi’s Dead” b/w “Boys” by Bauhaus was released 40 years ago today by Small Wonder Records on August 6th, 1979 as a limited 12″ on white vinyl. Performed by Peter Murphy on vocals, Daniel Ash on guitar, David J on bass guitar, and Kevin… More