Unexpected Sunday Bliss: Joy Division

Oh, the bass of it!  I didn’t wake up this morning expecting to listen to an old Joy Division album–things just sort of happened.  I was listening to Radiohead, and it just sort of struck me.   To be honest, I hadn’t thought much about this band for a long while, so cranking it up, on vinyl,  while my wife does her morning run was an unplanned, unexpected–but not unknown–pleasure.


Joy Division: Unknown Pleasures.

About JunkChuck

Native, Militant Westsylvanian (the first last best place), laborer, gardener, and literary hobbyist (if by literary you mean "hack"). I've had a bunch of different blogs, probably four, due to a recurring compulsion to start over. This incarnation owes to a desire to dredge up the best entries of the worst little book of hand-scrawled poems I could ever dream of writing, salvageable excerpts from fiction both in progress and long-abandoned. and a smattering of whatever the hell seems to fit at any particular moment. At first blush, I was here just to focus on old, terrible verse, but I reserve the right to include...anything. Maybe everything, certainly my love of pulp novels growing garlic, the Pittsburgh Steelers and howling at the moon--both figuratively and, on rare occasions, literally.
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2 Responses to Unexpected Sunday Bliss: Joy Division

  1. Such a wonderful album — the band INTERPOL have done their very best to re-create this sound — and done not a bad job.


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