The Mission - known as The Mission UK in the United States - are a gothic rock band formed in 1986 by former members of The Sisters of Mercy.
Initially known as The Sisterhood, the band was started by frontman Wayne Hussey and bassist Craig Adams, soon adding drummer Mick Brown and guitarist Simon Hinkler. Aside from Hussey, the line-up has changed several times during the years.
The band's catalogue consists of nine main albums with several complementing albums, compilations and other miscellaneous releases also in existence.
GENRE: Gothic rock, Rock music, New Wave, Hard rock, Alternative rock