Celebrating four decades of the seminal album.
Joy Division have unveiled a massive project that will see each track from their debut record, Unknown Pleasures, be given a music video of its own.
Each song for Unknown Pleasures: Reimagined will be reinterpreted by a different director. The first video for ‘I Remember Nothing’ has already been released, directed by Icelandic duo Helgi & Hörður. Check out the video here.
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Introducing 'Unknown Pleasures: Reimagined'. A project that will see 10 directors create new music videos for every track on Unknown Pleasures to celebrate the album's 40th anniversary. First video coming this Thursday. YouTube will also host a premiere event in London on 21st June for a selection of these videos, featuring a panel between Stephen Morris, @everittmatt, @orianw, Feargal Ward and Adrian Duncan. 25 pairs of tickets are available for fans and you can sign up to enter on Facebook and Twitter. #UnknownPleasures40
Over in the UK, YouTube will be hosting an event on Friday June 21 to premiere a selection of the music videos. Joy Division drummer Stephen Morris will then join Stephen Morris, Matt Everitt, Oran Williams, Feargal Ward, and Adrian Duncan for a panel discussion.
This Saturday June 15 marks the 40th anniversary of Unknown Pleasures. To celebrate, a special anniversary reissue of the iconic record will be available for fans to get their hands on.