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Happy Birthday, David J of Bauhaus!

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Bauhaus Bassist David J (Born David John Haskins) was born on this date, April 24th, in 1957. Haskins (who is the older brother of Kevin Haskins, the group’s drummer) wrote the lyrics to “Bela Lugosi’s Dead,” Bauhaus’s first single, most famous, and most-licensed song. “Bela Lugosi’s Dead,” is over nine minutes long and was recorded “live in the studio” in a single take. Happy Birthday, David!

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Happy Birthday, Kevin Haskins!

Kevin Haskins, drummer for Bauhaus, Love & Rockets and Tones on Tail – and brother of David J, his rhythm section partner in all three bands – celebrates his 51st Birthday today!