Tag: Joy Division

Joy Division – “Atmosphere”

Happy birthday to singer, songwriter, and Manchester icon Bernard Sumner, prominent figure and founder of Joy Division, New Order, and Electronic. Here is “Atmosphere,” originally released in 1980 and written by Bernard Sumner, Peter Hook, Stephen Morris, and Ian Curtis.

“A Factory Sample” Was Released on This Day in 1978

Two new Joy Division songs, “Digital” and “Glass,” were released on the 7-inch double sampler EP A Factory Sample on this day December 24, 1978, and were later re-released on their 1988 album Substance. Here is “Digital.”