Your banner here? Click for more information Club New Wave - episode 14 Ceremony Festival Eurorock Chameleons Vox (UK) + Aestrid Amphi Festival Dark Entries Night XI: Les Panties + Sound & Vision Youth Code + Weird Candle Wool-E Shop, Your alternative music shop (vinyl, CD, DVD,...) Volunteers wanted - writers, editors, photographers...
<< go back << go back

HOUSE OF USHER


HOUSE OF USHER

The House of Usher is often referred to as the “last” Goth rock band from Germany, the same country that unleashed doomsayers Xmal Deutschland in the ‘80s. Formed in 1990 by Jorg Kleuden (vocals), Markus Pick (guitar), Ray Nottinger (bass), and Victor Constrictor (guitar, keyboards) as Tales of Despair 1919-1925, the group changed their name to the House of Usher as a tribute to horror author Edgar Allan Poe. 

The band’s literary appetite doesn’t end with their name; Kleuden likes to write short stories for each album. As with compatriots Xmal Deutschland – who were no longer together when the House of Usher debuted, thus cementing their status as Germany’s final word on Goth – dark English acts like the Mission U.K. and Joy Division were key influences. The House of Usher’s first release, Dance Hall Days Dawn Kissed, was only available on cassette. 

www.the-house-of-usher.de


HOUSE OF USHER 07/2010 PHOTOSHOOT  Gothic Festival, Waregem, Belgium  [marquis(pi)X]
Click here for an overview of all artists with reviews, interviews or photoshoots on this website.



NEWS

27/04/15 The Wire in a Blu-ray box
27/04/15 Warner releases DVD-box from Boardwalk Empire
27/04/15 Electrostorm Vol. 6
26/04/15 Terence Fixmer on vinyl
26/04/15 Whitesnake:the purple album
24/04/15 Second Run DVD releases Polish classics
24/04/15 Reclaim out on DVD and Blu-ray

CALENDAR

30/04/15  ( LOKALE HELDEN '15 ) ONRUST , ISAAC , BLA...
30/04/15  THE NEON JUDGEMENT + RADICAL G
01/05/15  MASK @RED ROCK RALLY , MASK IS SAM CLAEYS ...
01/05/15  ▼•∆•▼ WAVETEEF FESTIVAL ...
01/05/15  MARQUEECLUB PARTY
01/05/15  CD RELEASE KARL HEFNER & HUGH LAGERFELD ON...
02/05/15  ▼•∆•▼ WAVETEEF FESTIVAL ...
02/05/15  THE OBSCURE - A TRIBUTE TO THE CURE
02/05/15  BLACK BOX II
02/05/15  DARK DISCHARGE : LONDON VS LILLE - PART 2
09/05/15  4 YEARS OF DARKNESS : THE LAND OF THE CREE...
09/05/15  THE INVITATION REUNION PART II
09/05/15  THE IMAGINARY SUITCASE
13/05/15  ALL YOUR SISTERS + LIZARD SMILE

REVIEWS

JAFAR PANAHI - Taxi Teheran [CINEMA]
SSLEEPING DESIRESS - Ssleeping Desiress [VINYL]
WIRE - Wire [CD]
RUCHESTATTE SCHWARS - Dark Wave Sex Zomb... [CD]
 

INTERVIEWS

HOCICO - A violent storm approaches the world - ...
MARSHEAUX - A glance at their secret garden
COALESCAREMONIUM - The main goal behind Coalesca...
THE PSYCHIC FORCE - We are still walking!
 

PHOTOSHOOTS

25/04/15 : KELUAR - JH WOMMEL, Wommelgem, Belgium
25/04/15 : POPSIMONOVA - JH WOMMEL, Wommelgem, B...
25/04/15 : ONRUST - JH WOMMEL, Wommelgem, Belgium
18/04/15 : FRAMES A SECOND - JH Wommel, Wommelge...
 

ARTISTS

26/04/15 : KEVIN GREUTERT
24/04/15 : FRANCIS FORD COPPOLA
19/04/15 : FORREST FANG
18/04/15 : ANTONY BURNS
18/04/15 : JACK FISK
artists
sitemap
disclaimer
links

all.rss rss
news.rss rss
review.rss rss
photo.rss rss
calendar.rss rss
interview.rss rss
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
created & CMS
by Deltacom