Tag: joy division

PINS Premiere short film ‘Bad Thing’

Manchester five-piece PINS have shared a short film to accompany their recent EP Bad Thing, and it’s a super cool, stylish, sharply executed piece of work. The film was directed by Olivier Richomme and Sarah Jenny Johnson, and executively produced by the band themselves. It features five separate…

INTERVIEW: PINS

I saw PINS for the first time at The Great Escape Festival in 2015, and it took about 30 seconds for me to realise they were the coolest post-punk collective I’d ever laid eyes on. The buzz around these Manchester…

EP: PINS – ‘Bad Thing’

PINS – the girls who brought you brilliant albums Wild Nights and Girls Like Us – have gifted us with their devious new EP Bad Thing; and the 5 track release proves the Manchester group are still brimming with infectious confidence, and more of their intoxicating, ominous…

PLAYLIST: November 2016

A change in the season should spark a change in your listening habits, so you’re lucky we’ve put together a playlist to get you through those dark and drizzly November nights…   The House Of Love – ‘Shine On’ The…

For The Record: Joy Division-Unknown Pleasures

Gigslutz contributor and Features Editor, Katie Muxworthy, takes a look at one of the records that changed the way she looked at music. Exploring the depths of each track, the ill fated life and death of lead singer Ian Curtis…

INTERVIEW: Richard Searling

If ever there was an advert for the rejuvenating power of music, it has to be Richard Searling.  Looking much younger than his 63 years, in his time he’s been a DJ, broadcaster, label owner, record buyer and evangelist of…

The story behind the sale of Ian Curtis’ home

You may be aware of the recent stories regarding the sale of the property where Ian Curtis committed suicide – 77 Barton Street, Macclesfield. In fact, we reported the news first to say it was on the market (if you need…