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Tunes For Tuesday: Joy Division III

After the death of Curtis, the remaining members of Joy Division found themselves a girl to play keyboard and went on to reform themselves as New Order. Taking the post-punk aesthetic of Joy Division and mixing it with nascent electronic music, they were one of the most influential bands of the early 80s, bringing the New Wave sound to the fore.

Here is their hit (and apparently the biggest selling 12 inch album of all time), Blue Monday.