Four decades on from the release of seminal single Blue Monday, we pay tribute to New Order and Joy Division, two of Manchester’s finest bands, in this brand new issue.

In this special edition of Classic Pop Celebrates, we chronicle the entire crazy story from the formation of Joy Division via New Order’s incredible rise and on to the present day, with in-depth features on all of the albums, detailed features and eye-opening interviews with band members, who shed light on some of the pivotal moments in their career. All this and much, much more in this very special issue!

Plus, choose between two covers – or buy both for your collection and save! Our exclusive Joy Division cover is only available to order direct from our shop!

Don’t miss out – order your copy today!

Also in this issue…

  • Peter Hook discusses Joy Division’s debut album, Unknown Pleasures, and give us an insight into the recently reissued album, Low-Life
  • We survey the work of Peter Saville, the band’s travel companion since day dot and the mastermind behind some of the world’s most celebrated sleeve art
  • We handpick our Top 40 tracks and revisit the best of the member’s many collaborations
  • Read about both Factory Records’ and the infamous Hacienda nightclub
  • Plus, much more!