“Peter Murphy Nearly Melted Down at the El Rey on Saturday”

Hyperbolic headline of the week, but an interesting piece on Peter Murphy’s recent gig, and the comments in the original article are equally interesting. Peter Murphy suspected the fans had come for the hits on Saturday night at the El Rey. After all, the legendary 56-year-old singer played the oldies last year on tour, including those from his… Continue reading “Peter Murphy Nearly Melted Down at the El Rey on Saturday”

“The Batman Cometh: Peter Murphy Returns With Goth Epic ‘Lion'” (plus 6 minute LP trailer video)

Peter Murphy (ex-Bauhaus) released his tenth (yes TENTH!) solo LP this week – called Lion.  As much as I love Bauhaus I haven’t loved Peter Murphy’s solo stuff so much but, on a brief listen this LP seems really interesting. It is produced by Youth from Killing Joke who has an impressive list of production credits… Continue reading “The Batman Cometh: Peter Murphy Returns With Goth Epic ‘Lion'” (plus 6 minute LP trailer video)

Peter Murphy announces live DVD celebrating 35 years of Bauhaus

Peter Murphy is a busy man!  New LP “Lion” in June (tracklisting), preceded by a single “Hang Up” in April (video), and he has now announced a DVD of live Bauhaus material  from his recent tour. This is being funded via PledgeMusic (crowd funding) and on his page is also the audio of “In the Flat Field”… Continue reading Peter Murphy announces live DVD celebrating 35 years of Bauhaus

Peter Murphy’s new single “Hang Up” – video & release date

Peter Murphy has announced the first single from his forthcoming LP “Lion” (track listing & release dates). Peter Murphy is sick of you being on your goddamn phone all the time. In fact, the former Bauhaus frontman commands you to hang that shit up on his new single titled, with refreshing directness, “Hang Up.” The song—whose… Continue reading Peter Murphy’s new single “Hang Up” – video & release date

Peter Murphy’s new album “Lion” tracklisting and release date

Peter Murphy’s new LP “Lion”, produced by Youth from Killing Joke, has a release date and track listing. Peter Murphy returns with brand-new music late this spring as he releases his much-anticipated 10th album Lion, an 11-track collection produced by Killing Joke bassist Youth that the former Bauhaus frontman previewed in rough form over the PA before concerts on… Continue reading Peter Murphy’s new album “Lion” tracklisting and release date

Ian Curtis’s kitchen table sells for £8,400… next up, Peter Murphy’s toaster…

What… the… f*@k…? Ian Curtis’ kitchen table has sold for £8,400 on eBay. The Joy Division singer’s old furniture went up for sale for eight days on the popular auction site, and now the table has sold for a price the seller describes as ‘crazy’. Terry Harrop, 51, bought the table seven years ago for… Continue reading Ian Curtis’s kitchen table sells for £8,400… next up, Peter Murphy’s toaster…

Bauhaus frontman Peter Murphy pleads guilty to meth charge to avoid jail time

Bauhaus front man Peter Murphy pleads guilty to meth charge to avoid jail time… You may remember that back in March, former Bauhaus frontman and solo artist Peter Murphy was arrested on hit-and-run and drug charges in Glendale, California. You may also remember anyone with a pair of fishnet stockings and a Facebook account making… Continue reading Bauhaus frontman Peter Murphy pleads guilty to meth charge to avoid jail time

Peter Murphy’s exclusive (40 maximum) listening event – “Miracula LION”

Following his recent “exclusive Miracula Halloween” show (and Danny Ash’s $2,000 exclusive weekend), Peter Murphy is to sell tickets (40 maximum) to an exclusive, er, listening to Murphy’s new LP “LION”… TICKETS ON SALE TOMORROW, Tuesday September 24 at 10 am PST/1 pm EST. The third in a series of special Miracula shows, Miracula LION is the first… Continue reading Peter Murphy’s exclusive (40 maximum) listening event – “Miracula LION”