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    • Unknown Pleasures

    • Inside Joy Division
    • By: Peter Hook
    • Narrated by: Peter Hook
    • Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 157
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      5 out of 5 stars 150
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 148

    Joy Division changed the face of music. Godfathers of alternative rock, they reinvented music in the post-punk era, creating a new sound - dark, hypnotic, and intense - that would influence U2, Morrissey, R.E.M., Radiohead, and numerous others. The story is now legendary: In 1980, on the heels of their groundbreaking debut, Unknown Pleasures, and on the eve of their first U.S. tour, the band was rent asunder by the tragic death of their enigmatic lead singer, Ian Curtis.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Like sitting next to Hooky in a bar...

    • By Andrew on 03-26-13

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division

    • By: Peter Hook
    • Narrated by: Peter Hook
    • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 4
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    Inspired by the attitude and energy of punk, Peter Hook and school friend Bernard Sumner joined lead-singer and lyricist Ian Curtis and drummer Stephen Morris, and with some cobbled-together instruments, they created their own unique sound. In 1980 they had released two albums and were on the cusp of touring America when Ian Curtis committed suicide. In this no-holds-barred account, Peter Hook gives us the inside story of life with Joy Division. He talks with candour and reflection about Curtis's suicide and covers the band's friendships and fall-outs....

    Regular price: $18.33

    • The Hacienda

    • How Not to Run a Club
    • By: Peter Hook
    • Narrated by: Peter Hook
    • Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
    • Abridged
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    Peter Hook, as co-founder of Joy Division and New Order, has been shaping the course of popular music for 30 years. He provided the propulsive bass guitar melodies of 'Love Will Tear Us Apart' and the bestselling 12-inch single ever, 'Blue Monday' among many other songs.

    Regular price: $10.65