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The Bela Session
The Bela Session


EP Leaving Records LR150

Description: The Bela Session is a full release of Bauhaus' first studio session from January 26 1979, where the iconic "Bela Lugosi's Dead" was recorded. This is the first and only official reissue of "Bela Lugosi's Dead" on vinyl, and the first time 3 of the 5 tracks have been released. This EP has been produced directly by the band with Leaving Records, in advance of the band's 40th anniversary. Mastered in 2018 from the original tape by Mandy Parnell at Black Saloon Studios.

• Black vinyl
• 180 gram
• Printed inner sleeve
• 20 x 20-inch poster
• 45 RPM
• Instant digital download with vinyl purchase
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Track notes: "Bela Lugosi's Dead" was originally released by Small Wonder Records, 1979. "Harry" was originally released by Beggars Banquet, 1982. "Some Faces," "Bite My Hip," and "Boys (Original)" are previously unreleased.

Original session produced by Bauhaus 1919; engineered by Derek Thompson. Reissue concept: Andrew J Brooksbank, Bauhaus Archives. Reissue A&R: Matthewdavid. Package design: Jeff Jank.

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Song Title Artist Producer Price
1.  Bela Lugosi's Dead (Official Version) Bauhaus Bauhaus
2.  Some Faces Bauhaus Bauhaus
3.  Bite My Hip Bauhaus Bauhaus
4.  Harry Bauhaus Bauhaus
5.  Boys Bauhaus Bauhaus