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Iggy Pop, New Order, Happy Mondays, Steve Coogan and more pay tribute to Factory Records' Tony Wilson in new video

17 days ago
Brooklyn VeganTony Wilson, who founded Factory Records (home to Joy Division, New Order, Happy Mondays and more), died on this day (August 10) in 2007 and in tribute, poet Mike Garry and musician Joe Duddell have recorded a single titled... more info

Win 4 New Joy Division Vinyl Reissues

34 days ago
StereogumJoy Division’s iconic single “Love Will Tear Us Apart” turned 35 last month and, to honor the special occasion, both of the band’s studio albums — 1979’s Unknown Pleasures and 1980’s Closer — and two co... more info

Album Of The Week: Vince Staples Summertime ’06

59 days ago
StereogumIf the cover art of Summertime ’06, the first proper album from the Long Beach rapper Vince Staples, looks familiar to you, that’s not an accident. That Summertime ’06 cover is, of course, the cover of Joy Division’s Unknown P... more info

Joy Division Fan Buys Ian Curtis’ House, May Turn It Into Museum

99 days ago
StereogumThe former home of late Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis was up for sale earlier this year, and fans began an Indiegogo campaign to purchase it and turn it into a museum. The campaign didn’t get very far — it raised 2,001, 1 percent of t... more info

Iggy Pop 2015-04-24 Iggy Confidential

124 days ago
Core News“Iggy continues in his new Friday night slot serving you up a sonic cocktail to start the weekend off including Joy Division, Beck, Thelonius Monk and Julie London. Iggy’s musical legacy has inspired and energised rock and roll’s al... more info

Shadow Age – “Silaluk” (Stereogum Premiere)

156 days ago
StereogumShadow Age hail from Virginia, but their breed of hollowed-out post-punk sounds like it could’ve emerged from the UK around the time Joy Division were on the up-and-up. This isn’t a comparison to the Manchester greats, but rather, a compl... more info

Fancy Owning An Extremely Rare Oasis Demo Tape For £1,500?

289 days ago
Stopcryingyourheartout.comRare Oasis tapes are to go under the hammer.The two cassettes include the band’s first-ever demo from late 1991 and January 1992.Both have a listed price of 1,000 to 1,500 and are owned by broadcaster and TV presenter Terry Christian.One, des... more info

Mark Kozelek Played “War On Drugs: Suck My Cock” In Joy Division Style And Joked About Internet Drama In Hollywood Last Night

322 days ago
StereogumWell I for one am pretty happy to see that the collective rage of the internet has shifted to Brunchgate after a solid half-week of The Koztroversy (eh? no?). Obviously I did my part to help fan the flames of the latter, which sort of came into sharp... more info

Peter Hook Reviews Bernard Sumner’s Autobiography (Spoiler Alert: He Doesn’t Like It)

329 days ago
StereogumThe former Joy Division and New Order bandmates Peter Hook and Bernard Sumner have been publicly feuding ever since 2007, when Hook left New Order and effectively broke up the band. New Order have been touring without Sumner lately, and Hook has been... more info

Bernard Sumner describes working with Peter Hook as "unbearable in the end" (WAITING ON PIC)

331 days ago
NMEThe former Joy Division and New Order member opens up in a new interview in this week's NME magazine more info

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