William Faith

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William Faith
Birth name William Coulter
Born August 29, 1967 (1967-08-29) (age 48)
Genres Gothic rock, Darkwave, Anarcho-punk, Deathrock
Instruments Vocal, guitar
Years active 1970s–present
Labels Mortarhate Records
Alice In...
Cleopatra Records
The Fossil Dungeon
Metropolis Records
Associated acts Christian Death, Mephisto Walz, Shadow Project, Anima Mundi, Sex Gang Children, Faith and The Muse, Conflict, The March Violets

William Faith (born William Coulter, August 29, 1967) is an American goth/punk musician.

He is a former member of the gothic bands Rozz Williams' Christian Death, Shadow Project, Faith and the Muse, Mephisto Walz, and briefly as support for Sex Gang Children during a one off performance in 1993 at The Roxy Theatre. Originally a member of the goth-punk band Wreckage (where he was known as Bill E. Bones). He is currently a member of anarcho-punk collective Anima Mundi, as well as guitarist for English anarcho-punk stalwarts Conflict.

His younger sister, Cynthia Coulter, is a member of the band This Ascension, and also a touring member of Faith and the Muse.

He is perhaps best known as a founding member of Faith and the Muse. A longtime member of the Los Angeles gothic rock and punk scene, Faith has also produced records for a range of artists.

In 2011 William Faith relocated to Chicago, IL and formed his current project 'The Bellwether Syndicate' with his partner Sarah "Scary Lady Sarah" Rose. William and Sarah also work as a DJ team called 'The Pirate Twins'.

Selected discography[edit]

Faith and the Muse[edit]

Christian Death[edit]

  • The Rage Of Angels (Cleopatra) (1994)
  • The Path Of Sorrows Cleopatra) (1993)
  • Death In Detroit (Cleopatra) (1995)

Mephisto Walz[edit]

  • Crocosmia (Gymnastic) (1992)
  • Terra Regina (Cleopatra) (1993)
  • As Apostles Forget EP (Gymnastic) (1992)
  • The Eternal Deep (Cleopatra) (1994)
  • V/A The Disease Of Lady Madeline (Anubis) (1994)


  • The Good, The Bad, The Ugly, and The Dead (Mere Mortal) (1996)
  • V/A Goth Box (Cleopatra) (1996)
  • V/A Tantrum (Cocktail) (1990)
  • V/A Children Of The Damned (Apollyon) (1996)
  • Subways's End (Noise Pollution) (1990)

Anima Mundi[edit]

The Bellwether Syndicate[edit]

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