A Joy Division Special
Mary Anne Hobbs celebrates what would have been the sixtieth birthday of Joy Division singer Ian Curtis with the band's drummer Stephen Morris and graphic designer Peter Saville.
Mary Anne celebrates what would have been Ian Curtis' 60th Birthday with Joy Division drummer Stephen Morris, the band's graphic designer Peter Saville, and fandom expert Jennifer Otter Bickerdike.
This special broadcast looks at the journey of a band who transcended economic and cultural barriers to produce an enduring musical legacy, at a time of great social and political change.
Hear memories of Joy Division's early shows from 6Music presenters including Marc Riley and Mark Radcliffe, and tracks from artists who have been inspired by their music.