Joy Division

Joy Division were an English rock band formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater
Manchester. Originally named Warsaw, the band primarily consisted of Ian
Curtis (vocals and occasional guitar), Bernard Sumner (guitar and keyboards),
Peter Hook (bass guitar and backing vocals) and Stephen Morris (drums and
percussion). Joy Division rapidly evolved from their initial punk ... read more

Ian Curtis' Kitchen Table Sells for $13k

Ian Curtis' kitchen table has sold for over 13,000 dollars on eBay ( Division original members Bernard Sumner and Steph...
Posted 14 November 2013 7.12pm — Comment on this

Joy Division members, Ian Curtis’ family voice disapproval over kitchen table auction

The seller of the table also weighs in.
Posted 13 November 2013 5.39pm — Comment on this

Factory Records

Factory FloorFrom: London, United KingdomAfter multiple listens to Factory Floor the debut album from London trio Factory Floor I still don't understand why it has receiv...
Posted 1 October 2013 5.30pm — Comment on this

Personal notebooks, lyrics from Joy Division’s Ian Curtis to be released

Ready to keep Kurt Cobain's Journals company.
Posted 17 September 2013 3.40pm — Comment on this

Watch Peter Hook perform with The Roots on Fallon

The closest thing you'll get to Joy Division on late-night TV.
Posted 13 September 2013 1.37pm — Comment on this

Dog Bite, Joy Division: Prefix Premiere: Dog Bite- "Disorder" (Joy Division Cover)

It seems like every band is doing a cover of another band nowadays. San Cisco covered Daft Punk's "Get Lucky," ... Read the full article at
Posted 29 August 2013 5.01pm — Comment on this

Rare Joy Division outtakes set for release as Peter Hook accuses sound engineer of extortion

The bass player Peter Hook has accused a studio engineer of trying to extort money out of him and former bandmates in exchange for rare tapes of them playing during thei...
Posted 29 August 2013 4.39pm — Comment on this

Peter Hook makes bid for trashed New Order, Joy Division recordings

Former New Order and Joy Division star Peter Hook is in negotiations to buy a treasure trove of lost recordings by his old bands which were found in the trash.
Posted 29 August 2013 8.12am — Comment on this

Peter Hook makes a bid for trashed New Order and Joy Division recordings

Former New Order and Joy Division star Peter Hook is in negotiations to buy a treasure trove of lost recordings by his old bands which were found in the trash. The maste...
Posted 29 August 2013 1.40am — Comment on this

The Killers x Joy Division

Watch *The Killers* (http://www, performing their version of *Joy Division* (http://www, division)'s "Shadowplay" at ...
Posted 4 August 2013 2.37am — Comment on this

Play the Joy Division video game, Will Love Tear Us Apart?

How could you ever play Call of Duty ever again?!
Posted 3 June 2013 4.30pm — Comment on this

Northern Death Kult

Kult CountryFrom: Manchester, United KingdomIf you take the essence of what made The Jesus & Mary Chain so dangerous, Echo & The Bunnymen so mysterious and Joy Division s...
Posted 10 May 2013 6.00pm — Comment on this

Neil Young

If we’ve learned anything from the music of Joy Division and The Smiths, it’s that the good people of Manchester, England, can handle bleak, uncompromising mu...
Posted 19 March 2013 4.34pm — Comment on this

Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division by Peter Hook – review

This memoir by the Joy Division bassist is steeped in guiltIt is 16 October 1979. Manchester quartet Joy Division have just played a show in Brussels and are a few days a...
Posted 28 October 2012 12.09am — Comment on this

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Top songs

The 5 most played Joy Division songs in the past year.

  • Love Will Tear Us Apart  228 plays
  • Transmission  3 plays
  • Atmosphere  3 plays
  • She's Lost Control  2 plays

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Absolute Radio stations playing songs by Joy Division over the past year.

  1. Absolute Radio 163 plays
  2. Absolute 80s 83 plays
  3. Absolute Radio 70s 3 plays
  4. Absolute Radio 60s 3 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 90s 3 plays
  6. Absolute Classic Rock 3 plays
  7. Absolute Radio 00s 3 plays

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