Bauhaus – Bela Lugosi’s Dead

Today’s artists were an English post-punk band, formed in Northampton, England, in 1978. The bats have left the bell tower The band was originally carried “1919”; they dropped the numerical portion within a year of formation. With their dark and gloomy sound and image, they are generally considered the first goth rock group. The band…Read More

Cramps, The – Surfin’ Dead

Ooh baby, your asphalt eater hung ten the hoedads and gremmies say you reached top end Conjuring a fiendish witches’ brew of primal rockabilly, grease-stained ’60s garage rock, vintage monster movies, perverse and glistening sex, and the detritus and effluvia of 50 years of American pop culture, this group is a truly American creation much…Read More

Zacherle, John – Dinner With Drac

Mystery Artist 1: (according to Wikipedia) Born September 26, 1918, he is an American television host, radio personality and voice actor known for his long career as a television horror host broadcasting horror movies in Philadelphia and New York City in the 1950s and 1960s. He was a close colleague of Philadelphia broadcaster Dick Clark,…Read More

Dorsey, Jimmy – So Rare

The Mystery Artist was born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, the son of a coal miner turned music educator, and older brother of Tommy who also became a prominent musician. He played trumpet in his youth, appearing on stage with J. Carson McGee’s King Trumpeters in 1913.He switched to alto saxophone in 1915, and then learned to…Read More