The Bates

The Bates

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The Bates (after Norman Bates of Hitchcock's movie "Psycho") formed in Eschwege, Germany in 1987.

Founding members were Markus „Zimbl“ Zimmer (vocals, bass), Frank „Klube“ Klubescheid (drums), Thomas "Pogo" Möller (rhythm guitar) and Armin Beck (lead guitar).

Armin left the band in 1991, he was replaced by Michael "Reb" Rebbig.
Pogo left the band in 1998, he was replaced by Tillman "Dully" Schüssler in 1999.

Due to musical and personal differences within the band, The Bates finally split in 2001.

Zimbl died on 18 June 2006. He was 41 years old.
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The Bates Discography

Albums

The Bates No Name For The Baby (Album) Black Fantasy Records Germany 1989 Sell This Version
The Bates Shake! (Album) Black Fantasy Records Germany 1990 Sell This Version
The Bates Psycho Junior (Album) Snoop Records Germany 1992 Sell This Version
The Bates The Bates (Album) Virgin Europe 1993 Sell This Version
The Bates Unfucked (Album) Snoop Records Germany 1993 Sell This Version
7243 8 40197 2 3 The Bates Pleasure + Pain(CD, Album) Virgin 7243 8 40197 2 3 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
The Bates Kicks 'N' Chicks (Album) Virgin Germany 1996 Sell This Version
7243 842820 2 8 The Bates What A Beautiful Noise(CD, Album) Virgin 7243 842820 2 8 Germany 1997 Sell This Version
7243 8 45629 2 2 The Bates intraVenus(CD, Album) Virgin 7243 8 45629 2 2 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
The Bates Right Here! Right Now (Album) Virgin Germany 1999 Sell This Version
The Bates 2nd Skin (Album) Virgin Germany 2000 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

The Bates Hello (Maxi, Single) Virgin Germany 1994 Sell This Version
none The Bates I'm Alright(CD, EP, Single) Virgin none Germany 1994 Sell This Version
The Bates Billie Jean (Single) Virgin UK & Europe 1995 Sell This Version
7243 8 92768 2 4 The Bates Say It Isn't So(CD, Single) Virgin 7243 8 92768 2 4 Germany 1995 Sell This Version
893310 2, 7243 893310 2 8 The Bates A Real Cool Time(CD, Single) Virgin, Virgin 893310 2, 7243 893310 2 8 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
7243 893880 2 2 The Bates Poor Boy(CD, Maxi) Virgin 7243 893880 2 2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
7243 893673 2 4 The Bates It's Getting Dark(CD, Maxi) Virgin 7243 893673 2 4 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
7243 894624 2 5 The Bates Independent Love Song(CD, Single) Virgin 7243 894624 2 5 Europe 1997 Sell This Version
7243 8 46956 2 0 The Bates Punk?(CD, EP, Com) Virgin 7243 8 46956 2 0 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
7243 8 95074 2 3 The Bates Be My Baby(CD, Maxi) Virgin 7243 8 95074 2 3 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
7243 8960422 1 The Bates Bitter End(CD, Maxi) Virgin 7243 8960422 1 Germany 1999 Sell This Version
8968342 The Bates Japanese Girl(CD, Maxi) Virgin 8968342 Europe 2000 Sell This Version

Compilations

OOS CD ZIMBL 1 The Bates Welcome To The Bates Motel(CD, Comp) Out-O-Space Records OOS CD ZIMBL 1 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
5350819 The Bates The Bates Collection(3xCD, Comp) Universal Music 5350819 Europe 2014 Sell This Version