Gear Rundown: Joy Division’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’

When Joy Division’s debut record was released to the world on June 15 1979, it seemed unlikely that the Manchester band would have an impact upon the diverse music scene in Britain at the time. Retrospectively, however, it’s obvious that ‘Unknown Pleasures’ is an instant classic – a hybrid concoction of desolation marked with brittle … Continue reading Gear Rundown: Joy Division’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’