How Joy Division’s Peel Sessions Debut Took Them To The Next Level
Recorded prior to the release of ‘Unknown Pleasures’, Joy Division’s Peel Sessions debut showed how rapidly the group were evolving.
New Order Announce SXSW Festival Appearance & Additional US Dates
The Manchester legends also play in Dallas, San Antonio, Houston and New Orleans during March.
Ceremony: The Song That Turned Joy Division Into New Order
New Order’s classic debut single, Ceremony featured lyrics from Ian Curtis, bridging the group’s Joy Division past with post-punk’s future.
Best Reissues Of 2022: 40 Essential Releases Of The Year So Far
The best reissues of 2022 bring must-have classic albums back into view for long-term collectors and curious newcomers alike.
Transmission: How Joy Division’s Debut Single Broadcast Their Brilliance
Cathartic yet catchy, Joy Division’s debut single, Transmission, showed the group morphing into one of post-punk’s most important bands.
Peter Hook & The Light Announce ‘Joy Division: A Celebration’ Dates For 2023
The shows start in Edinburgh on April 13 and wrap in Somerset on April 29 next.
She’s Lost Control: How Joy Division Let Loose Their Creative Genius
So good they recorded it twice, Joy Division’s She’s Lost Control is a stark post-punk classic that still sounds like the future.
Komakino: How Joy Division’s Freebie Flexi Disc Bent The Rules
Initially intended to be a giveaway for fans, Joy Division’s three-track Komakino single is now a collector’s item.
‘Unknown Pleasures’: How Joy Division Created A Timeless Debut Album
Dark, enigmatic and compelling, Joy Division’s debut album, ‘Unknown Pleasures’, has retained its allure in the decades since its release.
How The Stiff Test/Chiswick Challenge Saved Joy Division’s Career
Like ‘The X Factor’ for punks, the Stiff Test/Chiswick Challenge got Joy Division noticed and led to the creation of Factory Records.
“It Urged Us To Carry On”: Remembering Joy Division’s Live Debut In 1978
Ian Curtis was almost banned from the venue, and their support act started a fight, but Joy Division’s live debut birthed the post-punk era.
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