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  1. Indie darling Sam Riley talks going mainstream in 'Maleficent'Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... mainly had roles in serious indie dramas such as the 2007 biopic "Control," about punk rocker Ian Curtis, the Joy Division singer who commited suicide at age 23; and the 2012 film adaptation of Jack Kerouac's "On The Road," as narrator / protagonist ...

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  2. Peter Hook brings Joy back, Closer this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Last year, Peter Hook brought his collective known as The Light to the United States to perform Unknown Pleasures, the flawless debut album from his first band, Joy Division .

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  3. Indie darling Sam Riley in Miami, talks going mainstream as Angelina...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... the Brit mainly had roles in serious indie dramas such as the 2007 biopic , about punk rocker Ian Curtis, the Joy Division singer who commited suicide at age 23; and the 2012 film adaptation of Jack Kerouac's . The couple's first child, a boy, was ...

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  4. The Ha ienda: How Not to Run a ClubRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    When last we saw our hero, bassist Peter Hook dreamed of Unknown Pleasures : his time in Joy Division, a landmark band that made no money.

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  5. Top 5 movies: best and worst biopicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2013 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Anton Corbijn knew and photographed the subject of his movie debut, Ian Curtis, the singer and songwriter for Joy Division, who took his own life at the age of 23. Perhaps that proximity helped Corbijn understand both the ordinary and extraordinary ...

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  6. Russell Crowe in A Beautiful Mind.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2013 | The Age

    ... Anton Corbijn knew and photographed the subject of his movie debut, Ian Curtis, the singer and songwriter for Joy Division, who took his own life at the age of 23. Perhaps that proximity helped Corbijn understand both the ordinary and extraordinary ...

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  7. Wirral's Farm Feast an overwhelming success, say organisersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Wirral Globe

    ... was also something for music fans with Livestock, a programme of live music headlined by former New Order and Joy Division guitarist Peter Hook and the Light. Reflecting on the weekend, Claremont Farm's Andrew Pimbley said: "I am overwhelmed by the ...

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  8. Suicides Greatest Cause of Gun Deaths in U.S.Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Northwestern University

    ... but jumped, from a building. And 34 years ago this month, Ian Curtis, lead singer of the groundbreaking band Joy Division, killed himself, and in the years since lyrics of "Dead Souls" take on eerie prescience. Of course, not all suicides use guns. ...

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  9. The Ha ienda: How Not to Run a ClubRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    When last we saw our hero, bassist Peter Hook dreamed of Unknown Pleasures : his time in Joy Division, a landmark band that made no money.

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  10. Indie darling Sam Riley in Miami, talks going mainstream as Angelina...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... the Brit mainly had roles in serious indie dramas such as the 2007 biopic , about punk rocker Ian Curtis, the Joy Division singer who commited suicide at age 23; and the 2012 film adaptation of Jack Kerouac's . The couple's first child, a boy, was ...

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  11. Wirral's Farm Feast an overwhelming success, say organisersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Wirral Globe

    ... was also something for music fans with Livestock, a programme of live music headlined by former New Order and Joy Division guitarist Peter Hook and the Light. Reflecting on the weekend, Claremont Farm's Andrew Pimbley said: "I am overwhelmed by the ...

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  12. Riley still riled over band's demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... to see, 'What should he shave?', etc. Riley, 34, has been best known until now for his acclaimed performance as Joy Division singer Ian Curtis in Control and as Jack Kerouac's writer protagonist in On the Road . He's the first to point out that's a ...

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  13. Sam Riley Turned To Acting When Rock Star Dreams Were CrushedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... nd the first thing she sent me for was to play a singer in (the film) Control!" Riley landed the role of tragic Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis in the film, and he has since made a handful of other films.

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  14. Eagulls Brought a Moody Angst for Their Dallas DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    ... could benefit from being less-than-charging all the time. Imagine if Warsaw stayed Warsaw and never became Joy Division or if Killing Joke never got beyond a couple of albums. Therein lies a problem for a band if they want to last for more than a ...

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  15. What really changed Manchester ... the 2002 Games or music?Read the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... Bez. "A post-industrial wasteland," remembers former Hacienda DJ and writer Dave Haslam. The city of Joy Division and collapsing sewers. How things have changed. Manchester - the city centre at the very least - has been transformed. In the late ...

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  16. Soho Crime to Release Ghost Month by Ed Lin, 7/29Read the original story

    May 20, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and tend to the family business. After his father's death, he renamed the stand "Unknown Pleasures" (after the Joy Division album) and settled into a life he never wanted. Among Jing-nan's many regrets, his estrangement from high school girlfriend ...

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  17. Listen, for the first time in 34 years, to George Gimarc's first-ever 'Rock and Roll Alternative'Read the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... picture in sound, but there it is. Man, was I raw and unschooled. Recorded on the day that BOTH Ian Curtis (Joy Division) died and Mount St. Helens blew up. We didn't hear about Ian Curtis for another few days. The show had been on KNTU in Denton ...

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  18. Pete's 'Hook'-ed on Wirral Farm Feast festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Wirral Globe

    ... Wirral's Farm Feast food and drink festival this weekend. The Manchester-born former member of post-punk band Joy Division and co-founder of New Order will be joined by his current band The Light and supported by Liverpool band Stealing Shee ...

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  19. Thousands of runners finish city runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Newsday

    ... including Old Trafford, the Imperial War Museum and the new Coronation Street set. Speaking ahead of the event, Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook said: "I'm very nervous, I always get a bit nervous. This is the eight time I've done it, ...

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  20. Today in Rock: May 18Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... return to the band (along with Ace Frehley) in 1996). Also on this day despondent over an impending divorce, Joy Division lead singer Ian Curtis hangs himself at his home in England. On this day in 1981 after nearly two decades with Motown Records, ...

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