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Here’s A Joy Division x Star Trek T-Shirt For The Post-Punk/Sci-Fi Fan In Your Life

22 days ago
StereogumJoy Division were one of the first bands in England to play post-punk instead of merely punk, and Worf (portrayed by actor Michael Dorn) was one of the first Klingons in the Star Trek universe to be portrayed as a protagonist instead of merely a vill... more info

New Order closes its U.S. tour at the Greek, celebrates Joy Division

44 days ago
L.A. Times - EntertainmentThe remark that New Order cofounder Bernard Sumner made between songs at the Greek Theatre on Sunday wasn't meant to sound as flip as it did. But as time passes, the devastation over the loss of a friend evolves. Life goes on, and the wound gradually... more info

New Order closes its U.S. tour at the Greek, celebrates Joy Division

44 days ago
L.A. Times - News more info

Bernard Sumner Autobiography Out This Fall

49 days ago
StereogumLater this year New Order frontman Bernard Sumner will release his autobiography Chapter And Verse (New Order, Joy Division And Me). As you you can gather from that title, the memoir will cover his long career in Joy Division and its abrupt, tragic e... more info

Stream Lower Seek Warmer Climes

80 days ago
StereogumThe Danish postpunkers Lower are the rare European band to show almost as much influence from the Dead Kennedys as they do from Joy Division. The band’s roiling sprint somehow manages to be fractured and frantic, even as it broods. Next week, t... more info

Kevin Cummins Q&A: 'I saved Joy Division from being Bon Jovi'

81 days ago
The TelegraphThe Mancunian photographer's seminal shoot with Joy Division has been selected for the British Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale more info

Live Video: Eagulls

82 days ago
KEXP SeattleLeeds band Eagulls know how to incorporate punk fuzz and poppy hooks into a hard-hitting blend of speedy percussion, chainsaw reverb, and, well, demonic possession. Notorious for their thoughts on the so-called ‘beach-bands’ out right now... more info

Low :: Transmission (Joy Division Cover)

100 days ago
Aquarium Drunkard18 years ago Minnesota slowcore vets, Low, released their Transmission ep. At six tracks it housed two covers – “Jack Smith” (a Supreme Dicks cover), and a glacial rendition of Joy Division’s “Transmission“, from w... more info

Shorties (Female Authors Recommend Their Favorite Women Writers, Music Theory Explains Lady Gaga's Genius, and more)

148 days ago
LargeHeartedBoyAt Elle, female authors recommended their favorite women writers. Owen Pallett used music theory to explain the genius of Lady Gaga's song "Bad Romance" at Slate. Hazlitt interviewed author Helen Oyeyemi. Stereogum listed the 10 best Joy Division son... more info

The 10 Best Joy Division Songs

149 days ago
StereogumIn the seemingly infinite discussion of influence, Joy Division’s place in the halls of music’s most revered is just as sure as the band’s equally esteemed mythos. Generations of fans old enough to have remembered the band’s b... more info

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