Rhino Records/Warner

Joy Division - Closer: 40th Anniversary Edition (LP - 180 Gram Clear Vinyl)

$26.99

Limited edition 40th anniversary version of the band's second and final studio album, pressed on 180g crystal clear vinyl.

Originally released in July 1980 on Factory Records, the album reached number 6 in the UK Charts. In the same year, the album was voted number 1 in NME's 1980 Albums of the Year poll.

Closer was recorded in March 1980 at Britannia Row Studios in Islington, London. It was produced by the highly praised Martin Hannett whose distinctive production style utilised unorthodox sound recording and technology.

Closer, the group's second and final album arrived the year after their debut in July 1980 on Factory Records, following Ian Curtis' death two months earlier. Its dark and melancholy tones earned rave reviews for songs like Isolation and Heart and Soul. Closer, like 'Unknown Pleasures' was produced by Martin Hannett.

Atrocity Exhibition

Isolation

Passover

Colony

A Means To An End

Heart And Soul

Twenty Four Hours

The Eternal

Decades

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