New Joy Division book to be released
A new Joy Division book is set to be released.
This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else: Joy Division - The Oral History will be released in March 2019.
Former NME journalist and author Jon Savage has collected interviews from across three decades with key characters from the Joy Division story.
Bernard Sumner, Peter Hook and Stephen Morris all feature in the book, as well as contributions from Deborah Curtis and Factory Records graphic designer Peter Saville.
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Joy Division:The Oral History
The book by Jon Savage
The last word on the band that ended with the suicide of Ian Curtis in Macclesfield on 18 May 1980 pic.twitter.com/KgoZ2O6tks
The forthcoming book is not the first time Savage has produced something about the band, his 2007 documentary ‘Joy Division’ told the history of the post-punk outfit with archive footage, interviews and newsreel.
This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else: Joy Division - The Oral History will be released in the UK on on March 7, 2019.