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Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo to Headline Cruel World Festival in Los Angeles

The inaugural Cruel World Festival lineup is more likely to make fans smile rather than frown. The fest, which will take place in the…
Daniel Kohn / February 11, 2020

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Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie to Headline Cruel World Festival in May 2022

It'll be just like heaven for fans of Emo Brit retro lineups. The Cruel World festival which was originally slated to take place in 2020…
Katherine Turman / June 7, 2021

Bauhaus Make Triumphant Return After 13 Years, on the Heels of Peter Murphy’s Heart Attack

The newly reunited Bauhaus played their first gig in 13 years at the Hollywood Palladium on Sunday, November 3. Leave it to a legendary British…
Maggie Serota / November 4, 2019

Bauhaus Announce Reunion Show

It looks like Halloween festivities in Los Angeles will continue for several days beyond All Hallow’s Eve because Bauhaus are getting back together. A press…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / September 10, 2019

Bauhaus’ Peter Murphy Says He’s “Made a Full Recovery” Following Heart Attack

Longtime Bauhaus frontman Peter Murphy suffered a heart attack earlier this month on his way to a show in New York. At the time, Murphy…
Rob Arcand / August 24, 2019

Peter Murphy Hospitalized After Suffering Heart Attack

British goth icon Peter Murphy suffered a heart attack in New York City on Tuesday, August 13, according to a statement from his rep. The…
Maggie Serota / August 14, 2019

New Order: Our 1985 Interview

This article originally appeared in the September 1985 issue of SPIN. Jesus Christ, life is depressing. It's surprising that anyone bothers to carry…
Jessica Berens / July 21, 2019

Peter Murphy Pleads Not Guilty to Meth, DUI, and Hit-and-Run Charges

Peter Murphy has been released without bail and is pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of DUI, hit-and-run, and drug possession. According to a post…
Marc Hogan / March 20, 2013

Peter Murphy Jailed in Suspected Hit-and-Run Ahead of Huge Bauhaus Tour

Peter Murphy, the former lead singer for U.K. goth pioneers Bauhaus, was behind bars yesterday in Southern California, according to the Glendale News Press (via…
Marc Hogan / March 19, 2013

Hear MGMT’s Trippy Bauhaus Cover

MGMT have covered goth icons Bauhaus for the psychedelic rockers' entry in the LateNightTales compilation series. Hear the East Coast band's spaced-out take on The…
Marc Hogan / September 15, 2011

Tough Questions for Peter Murphy

The ideal setting for a chat with Peter Murphy would be a sepulchre, not a Manhattan sushi bar blaring "Hotel California." Yet, across the table,…
John Sellers / July 18, 2011

WATCH: NIN Joined by Bauhaus’ Peter Murphy!

Nine Inch Nails may be calling it quits from live music, but it seems frontman Trent Reznor has a knack for another career: party planning.
William Goodman / August 27, 2009

The SPIN Record Guide: Essential Goth

British historian Richard Davenport-Hines traces the long-running revival of gothic sensibility from Mount Vesuvius' eruption in 1637 to the advent of goth rock 351 years…
Chuck Eddy / March 1, 2009