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7 hrs ago | The Stranger

What If... Joy Division Had Been Turned Into a Soul Band?

The other night while DJing I happened to play " Keep On Keeping On " - a killer mid-tempo soul jam by N.F. Porter aka Nolan .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sun Aug 17, 2014

MusicEmissions

Red Lorry Yellow Lorry - Talk About The Weather

A question - would you automatically dismiss a band if they were so heavily indebted to another than they sounded almost identical? Do you dismiss Lenny Kravitz because he has built a career on being a Jimi Hendrix clone? If the answer is "yes" then you will not like Red Lorry Yellow Lorry and their first album, Talk about the Weather because this ... (more)

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Eastern Daily Press

Review: Peter Hook and The Light at Voewood Festival

The manicured lawns of Voewood House are a far cry from the hedonism of the Hacienda - but for one night Peter Hook and the Light made this corner of Norfolk their unlikely home.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, New Order

Thu Jul 31, 2014

NME

'Unknown Pleasures' 35 Years On - 20 Geeky Facts

Joy Division's grand, proto-Goth masterpiece 'Unknown Pleasures' has just turned 35. Here are 20 facts you might not know about it, starting with the band's indispensable collaborator, producer Martin Hannett.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Buzzcocks, Punk

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Soho Crime Releases Ghost Month by Ed Lin Today

It's Ghost Month in Taiwan-a time to commemorate the dead: burn incense, visit shrines, honor ancestors, and avoid bodies of water-but all Jing-nan can think about is how he ended up here, a dumpling vendor in Taipei's night market.

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Related Topix: Taiwan, World News, Pop/Rock

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Theboltonnews.co.uk

Stu Francis and Happy Mondays gig postponed due to 'unforseen circumstances'

The comic, who lives in Smithills , was due to join DJs, including former Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook and Hacienda legend Graeme Park for the event at the Palace Theatre in Manchester tonight.

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Related Topix: Happy Mondays, Alternative, Pop/Rock, New Order

Tue Jul 22, 2014

24dash

Peter Hook's hated tower blocks start to tumble

Peach, Pear and Apple Tree Court in Pendleton are being pulled down as part of the 650 million pound regeneration of the area.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, New Order

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