The story behind the Manchester label’s legendary numbering system.
In this story, we uncover the impact of both Ian Curtis and Martin Hannett on Joy Division’s 1979 masterpiece Unknown Pleasures.
When New Order released Blue Monday in 1983, no one suspected that the song would one day develop into the best-selling 12" of all time. Especially because the intention behind the song was a rather different one.
Find out what made Goth covers so appealing during a time of great social flux and and why it was actually a natural route for many artists of the era.