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10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Joy Division Songs

In 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…
Jonathan Dick | April 1, 2014 - 10:53 am

Craftwerk

Craftwerk: The 10 Weirdest Joy Division Items On Etsy

Craftwerk is a new recurring feature on Stereogum, in which we'll unearth some of the oddest, most unlikely indie-rock-related fan-created crafts on the web. The
Aaron Lariviere | January 8, 2013 - 5:07 pm

More Joy Division stories

Stephen Morris Announces Latest New Order Memoir

In recent years, both Bernard Sumner, the frontman of New Order, and Peter Hook, the estranged former bassist, have written memoirs about their time with…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2016 - 11:46 am

Barneys Selling $200+ Black Flag, Joy Division T-Shirts

We've all been asking ourselves the question for years: Could Barneys be the new go-to store for everything punk? We've already been buying our Marilyn
Zac Gelfand | August 3, 2016 - 1:19 pm

Danny Brown Titles New Album Atrocity Exhibition And Yes He Knows The Joy Division Song

Danny Brown's forthcoming album will be titled Atrocity Exhibition, and yes, it does appear to be named after the Joy Division song. "Atrocity Exhibition" was…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 18, 2016 - 10:17 am

Joy Division Fan Auctioning Off Ian Curtis’ Kitchen Table Again

Two years ago Ian Curtis' family was aghast to see the late Joy Division singer's kitchen table, which was in the room when Curtis committed…
Chris DeVille | October 7, 2015 - 5:52 pm

Watch The Weather Station Cover Joy Division

The Weather Station, aka Tamara Lindeman, released her third full-length album Loyalty this year to rapturous acclaim. (One critic even called it the best folk
Caitlin White | September 22, 2015 - 12:07 pm

Win 4 New Joy Division Vinyl Reissues

Joy 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…
James Rettig | July 24, 2015 - 2:03 pm

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

The former home of late Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis was up for sale earlier this year, and fans began an Indiegogo campaign to purchase…
Caitlin White | May 21, 2015 - 12:45 pm

Bernard Sumner Worries Ian Curtis Museum Will Become “Monument To Suicide”

Joy Division fans have been campaigning to turn Ian Curtis' former house into a museum, but Bernard Sumner, who played in Joy Division with Curtis…
Caitlin White | February 20, 2015 - 2:57 pm

Joy Division Fans Campaigning To Turn Ian Curtis’ House Into A Museum

77 Barton Street, in the British town of Macclesfield, is the house where Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis lived, and where he hung himself in…
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2015 - 10:31 am

Watch Billy Corgan Cover “Love Will Tear Us Apart” With Joy Division’s Peter Hook

Billy Corgan and Jeff Schroeder joined Joy Division's Peter Hook on stage at Chicago's Metro Cabaret on Friday night where Hook was playing a show…
James Rettig | November 17, 2014 - 8:42 am

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

The former Joy Division and New Order bandmates Peter Hook and Bernard Sumner have been publicly feuding ever since 2007, when Hook left New Order…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2014 - 9:13 am

Bernard Sumner Autobiography Out This Fall

Later this year New Order frontman Bernard Sumner will release his autobiography Chapter And Verse (New Order, Joy Division And Me). As you you can…
Miles Bowe | July 10, 2014 - 12:15 pm

Check Out These Lego Versions Of 20 Famous Bands

If you can't quite get your fix from The Lego Movie (which honestly, who could blame you) artist Adly Syairi Ramly has you covered with…
Miles Bowe | March 19, 2014 - 11:03 am

Watch Iggy Pop And New Order Play “Love Will Tear Us Apart” And “Californian Grass”

Last night Carnegie Hall hosted the 24th annual benefit concert for Tibet House US, a non-profit organization geared toward preserving Tibetan culture. Patti Smith (covering…
Chris DeVille | March 12, 2014 - 10:35 am
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