Jon Savage

This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else

£12.99
  • Jon Savage - This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else
2nd April 2020 / Paperback / Faber & Faber

Jon Savage

This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else

£12.99

Over the course of two albums and some legendary gigs, Joy Division became the most successful and exciting underground band of their generation. Then, on the brink of a tour to America, Ian Curtis took his own life.

In This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else, Jon Savage has assembled three decades’ worth of interviews with the principal players in the Joy Division story to create an intimate, candid and definitive account of the band. It is the story of how a group of young men can galvanise a generation of fans, artists and musicians with four chords and three-and-a-half minutes of music. And it is the story of how illness and inner demons can rob the world of a shamanic lead singer and visionary lyricist.

Format /Paperback
Released /2nd April 2020
Catalogue / 9780571350636
Barcode / 9780571350636
Artist / Jon Savage
Label /Faber & Faber
Genre / Books
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