Post-punk/goth rock band Bauhaus has announced that it will be releasing album The Bella Session with Los Angeles based record label Leaving Records on November 23rd.
From Leaving Records partner Stones Throw: “The Bela Session captures the first time Bauhaus recorded together, January 26th, 1979, just six weeks after forming as a band. This is the first release of that complete recording session, including three previously unreleased tracks. This also marks the first official reissue of the single “Bela Lugosi’s Dead” on vinyl for over thirty years. The audio has been newly mastered from the original analogue tape by Mandy Parnell at Black Saloon Studios.”
Beggars Banquet/4AD will be reissuing other Bauhaus records on limited edition color vinyl, details to come.
The Bela Session 180 gram white vinyl (ltd. 1000) and 180 gram Black vinyl is available for pre-order now.