Bauhaus is a band formed in Northampton, United Kingdom in 1978, popular in the 1980s. The band took their name from
theGerman Bauhausart movement, originally going by the name Bauhaus 1919, dropping the latter portion within a year of
theband’s formation. Bauhaus combineda number of influences (punk, glam rock, funk, and dub), to create a gloomy, but
verypassionate sound which appealed to many looking forsomething new after punk.