Chvrches To Cover Bauhaus' 'Bela Lugosi's Dead' For Vampire Academy Soundtrack
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 01.16.2014
Band to cover the goth rock classic...
Chvrches will cover an iconic goth rock number for the soundtrack to Vampire Academy. Pitchfork reports that the electro-pop and will cover "Bela Lugosi's Dead" by Bauhaus for the album, with the song playing over the end credits to the film. The original version of the song is considered one of the quintessential numbers of the goth genre and was recorded in 1979 live in the studio in a single take.
Also featuring on the album will be Sky Ferreira, Katy Perry, Au Revoir Simone and Goldfrapp. The film is directed by Marc Waters (Mean Girls) and hits theaters on February 14th.
The full tracklisting is below:
Jaymes Bullet - "In Your Grave"
Sky Ferreira - "Red Lips"
Max Frost - "Nice and Slow"
Goldfrapp - "Thea"
Natalia Kills - "Boys Don't Cry"
Iggy Azalea - "Bounce"
Bear In Heaven - "Sinful Nature"
Naughty Boy - "Think About It"
Rainy Milo - "Rats"
Katy Perry - "Spiritual"
Au Revoir Simone - "Crazy"
Chvrches - "Bela Lugosi's Dead"