Lead singer and frontman when it comes to goth musical organization "The Sisters of Mercy". He is regarded by many individuals within the goth scene as "The Gothfather" and even though, even today, he claims he desires nothing to do with the subculture whatsoever. He is recognized for saying things such as: "It's unsatisfactory that a lot of people have throughout seriousness followed just one of our many one-week-of-stupid-clothes benders". He additionally notes that, "I'm continuously confronted by associates of well-known tradition who will be much more goth than we, however i've only to wear black colored clothes become stigmatised because the demon overlord."Despite these responses, Eldritch in addition to Sisters of Mercy are nevertheless called two associated with the leading numbers for the goth subculture.