joy division Archive

23 Sep 2020

‘Closer,’ Joy Division

Twelve years ago, I tried an experiment in which I listened to Joy Division for two weeks to try to find out why they were so revered. Although I grew an appreciation for their place in music
26 Sep 2018

70 Songs That Didn’t Make the Hot 100 – Part 4

Lots of songs about girls on this installment of songs that didn’t make the Hot 100. I thought songs about girls were all men wrote about. “Cynical Girl” – Marshall Crenshaw (1982). Poor Marshall Crenshaw. Blessed with
17 May 2008

Joy Division: The Final Verdict

Sorry, I tried. They suck.