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Bernard Sumner's (Joy Divison) "Chapter and Verse"

Somehow I missed Joy Division when they were current (I was pretty young at the time). New Order, which evolved from Joy Division after lead singer Ian Curtis’ suicide, didn’t really appear on my radar much either. 585 more words

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Random jukebox - Joy Division

Some of Joy Division‘s performances can be a little troubling to watch, and this is one of those. But such a great song! Here’s Transmission:

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Posthumous Albums: Music from the Great Beyond

Following the recent death of David Bowie his music dominated the charts and Blackstar became his first ever number one album in the US. As bleak as the mourning period may be, death can be rather profitable. 417 more words

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New Order’ “Tutti Frutti” Nails Stage Nostalgia w/ Melancholic Disco

English new wave band, New Order, does not believe in age expiration when it comes to performing onstage – they prove it to us with headlining fests and through their new video, “Tutti Frutti.” The slightly dark, yet deceivingly cheerful disco track is from their acclaimed 10th record, … 157 more words

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My Top 1o iPod Tracks - 010216

  1. (-) – Pantagruel’s Nativity – Gentle Giant
  2. (-) – The Modern World – The Jam
  3. (-) – Leaders Of Men – Joy Division
  4. (-) – Abandoned Artifacts – William S.
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Quick Hit Song Reviews: David Bowie and Suede

“Sue (Or In a Season of Crime)” by David Bowie

While David Bowie will always be remembered for his genre-switching, he had basically abandoned a the dark “goth-rock” exteriors on his own music since the 1970s in favor of a more conventional rock sound. 496 more words

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