Cabaret Oscuro was founded by Bauhaus bassist (a sometime San Diego resident) David Haskins, aka David J. The band features cello player Joyce Rooks, who in the seventies and eighties played guitar and sang with San Diego groups like the Cockpits, the Dinettes, and Trowsers.
MembersDavid J: Bass guitar Guitar (acoustic) Guitar (electric) Vocals
Joyce Rooks: Cello Guitar (acoustic) Guitar (electric) Vocals
RIYLTragic Tantrum, GoGol Bordella, Dresden Dolls, Lady Gaga
InceptionSan Diego , 2000
InfluencesLove and Rockets, Bauhaus, Dresden Dolls, Marlene Dietrich