Joy Division

Peter Hook opens up on feeling “guilt” 40 years after Ian Curtis’ death

Hook is marking the anniversary of Curtis's death by streaming a gig

Peter Hook to stream gig of every Joy Division song in tribute to Ian Curtis today

“It felt absolutely wonderful to play the whole library of my absolutely favourite band.” 

Peter Hook on the legacy of Florian Schneider: “We ripped off Kraftwerk as soon as we were able to”

With news of the sad passing of Florian Schneider, Peter Hook tells NME about the seismic impact that Kraftwerk had on Joy Division and New Order's music, style and attitude

Soundtrack Of My Life: comedian Seann Walsh

Funnyman and self-described "most hated comedian in the UK"

Jack O’Connell: “I want to be regarded as one of the best”

The 'Skins' star talks turning 30, 1960s biopic 'Seberg' and his plan to become one of the greats

Factory Records celebrates 40th anniversary with box-sets and major exhibitions

Legendary record company Factory Records is celebrating its 40th anniversary with two box-sets and two major exhibitions devoted to the label. Factory was home to...

Ian Curtis of Joy Division’s grave has been vandalised

The grave of Ian Curtis, the lead singer of Joy Division, has been vandalised. Read More: Joy Division’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’ at 40: How they made...

“I see a ship in the harbour…” A flourishing New Order play the classics at Bristol quayside gig

New Order brought a whole new meaning to their iconic floor-filler 'Blue Monday' last night (July 18) as they performed in front of, well,...