Guitarist and singer for the British goth band Bauhaus who went on to pursue a solo career. He was also the founder of Love and Rockets and Tones on Tail.
He decided to become a performer after going to a series of concerts as a teenager.
He has played the Coachella Festival.
His family comes from Northampton, England.
His band Bauhaus helped paved the way for goth acts like Robert Smith's The Cure to go mainstream.