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Peter Murphy at Highline Ballroom, 4/2/2011 (more by Dana [Distortion] Yavin)
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Peter Murphy, who recently announced a 2nd-annual "Miracula Halloween Special Event" that will take place "Halloween 2012 at a secret location in Los Angeles", just finished up a set of West Coast dates that included an LA show at the Roxy on 8/16. Check out the setlist from that gig below.

The former Bauhaus singer is heading towards Brooklyn where he'll play new Bushwick venue The Well on Sunday, August 26 with openers Crystal Stilts, Small Black and Air Waves. Tickets are still available but if you'd like to go for free we have two pairs of tickets to give away. Details are below.

No other new shows at The Well have been announced, with the rescheduled Slaughterhouse show on September 8 (tix) and Thee Oh Sees / Ty Segall on September 22 (tix) being the only other two shows remaining.

The flyer for the Peter Murphy show, his recent LA show setlist, and contest details are below...

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Peter Murphy poster

Setlist: Peter Murphy - August 16, 2012 @ The Roxy, West Hollywood, CA
Zikir (Bauhaus song)
In the Flat Field (Bauhaus song)
Velocity Bird
Peace to Each
Memory Go
Silent Hedges
(Bauhaus song)
Rose Hunter
A Strange Kind of Love (With "Bela Lugosi's Dead" snippet)
Subway
Gaslit
The Prince & Old Lady Shade
Stigmata Martyr (Bauhaus song)
Uneven & Brittle

Encore:
Marlene Dietrich's Favourite Poem
Deep Ocean Vast Sea
Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie cover)

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For a chance at winning a pair of tickets to see PETER MURPHY at THE WELL: either tweet something that includes both @BrooklynVegan AND "PETER MURPHY" in the tweet, or send an email to BVCONTESTS@HOTMAIL.COM with the subject line "PETER MURPHY". Include your first and last name in the email. We'll pick a winner at random and contact them with more details. If you enter by email, it will not be shared with anyone else. Good luck!
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Comments (14)

What? No Indigo Eyes? bah!

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 11:08 AM

No cut you up?

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 11:15 AM

August 26th is a Sunday

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 12:13 PM

SUNDAY Aug 26, not Saturday.

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 12:21 PM

No 'Socrates Pythagorus'? He didn't even play 'I spit Roses', the single off his newest album? Cool Bauhaus songs, strange kind of love with bela sounds cool, can't see him the 26th tho :(

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 12:27 PM

no "all night long" wtf

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 12:53 PM

Want those tix! Pretty good setlist. He's always a pleasure live.

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 1:00 PM

nice rack! oh...wait.

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 2:57 PM

LOL at The Well selling "VIP" tickets.

Posted by Anonymous | August 22, 2012 3:14 PM

Why are you all complaining about the songs he won't sing? Enjoy the other beautiful songs he sings instead! Can't wait! Love you Peter Murphy!

Posted by Cristina | August 23, 2012 10:44 AM

he really is one of the hardest working musicians around..

Posted by Anonymous | August 23, 2012 10:51 AM

Yes, enough with the complaining about what he didn't play (at a show on the other side of the country) and be happy he's playing some of his great new songs (The Prince and Old Lady Shade is one of his best. ever.), he's doing a handful of Bauhaus classics and if he ends with Ziggy Stardust again, consider yourselves fortunate! That is an amazing set closer.

Posted by Jacques | August 23, 2012 11:26 AM

a fucking legend!

Posted by Anonymous | August 24, 2012 11:49 AM

peter Murphy is brilliant.

Posted by jordon | July 23, 2013 2:55 PM

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