Joy Division

Formed 1977, Salford, Manchester, UK. Band name came from the book "House Of Dolls", about Nazi concentration camps; formerly called Warsaw. Ian Curtis hanged himself 18 May 1980.
Label: Factory
Musicians: Ian Curtis (vcls); Bernard Albrecht [=Bernard Dicken] (gtr, vcls); Peter Hook (bs); Stephen Morris (drms)
FACT 25 Closer LP 19 Jul 1980 11-6-8-17-15-26-41-61 Pts: 42
FACT 40 Still LP 10 Oct 1981 17-5-11-15-36-62-70-94 Pts: 33
    16 Jan 1982 85-70-xx-98 Pts: 3
Producers: Martin Hannett/Joy Division
FAC 250 1977-1980 Substance LP 16 Jul 1988 7-16-27-44-52-59-76-98 Pts: 26

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