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Old 11.18.2019, 09:51 AM   #53001
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i think i remember you liked joy division?

after ian curtis died the rest of the band added a keyboardist embraced synthesizers became new order

i like them better than joy division (and mvb, lol)

different beast though

Man, everyone says New Order > Joy Division but I just cannot abide that.

For my dumb, uncultured ass, the band that made Unknown Pleasures & Closer is >>>>
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Old 11.18.2019, 10:12 AM   #53002
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Old 11.18.2019, 10:21 AM   #53003
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Man, everyone says New Order > Joy Division but I just cannot abide that.

For my dumb, uncultured ass, the band that made Unknown Pleasures & Closer is >>>>
i dont know this “everyone” that you speak of. i think there’s a thread about it here actually, and as i recall opinions were divided. who cares though? i mean... i don’t like it because other people like it... anyone who does that is an idiot. i just like what i like and my tastes change with time and that’s life. what’s interesting for me is to hear other people’s explanations.

anyway joy division was a great band, no doubt. but my problem with them now is i can always hear the hangman. i mean this constant drive towards depression and self obliteration that promptly tires me the fuck out.

new order was a great reinvention, and has a much larger output and were in more ways defining of their era. yes they at times made some horrendous unlistenable disco, but their best stuff i can listen to all day in every possible remix and not feel like i drank a bad batch of kombucha and now need medicine.
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Old 11.18.2019, 11:08 AM   #53004
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Old 11.18.2019, 12:32 PM   #53005
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Man, everyone says New Order > Joy Division

In a parallel dimension, maybe. First time ever I hear such a thing.
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Old 11.19.2019, 08:17 AM   #53010
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Old 11.19.2019, 10:38 AM   #53011
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i dont know this ďeveryoneĒ that you speak of. i think thereís a thread about it here actually, and as i recall opinions were divided. who cares though? i mean... i donít like it because other people like it... anyone who does that is an idiot. i just like what i like and my tastes change with time and thatís life. whatís interesting for me is to hear other peopleís explanations.

anyway joy division was a great band, no doubt. but my problem with them now is i can always hear the hangman. i mean this constant drive towards depression and self obliteration that promptly tires me the fuck out.

new order was a great reinvention, and has a much larger output and were in more ways defining of their era. yes they at times made some horrendous unlistenable disco, but their best stuff i can listen to all day in every possible remix and not feel like i drank a bad batch of kombucha and now need medicine.

So I spend too much time on twitter. Leamealone
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Old 11.19.2019, 10:39 AM   #53012
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In a parallel dimension, maybe. First time ever I hear such a thing.

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but if i do then youíll go back on twatter and disintegrate into 280 character madness
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Old 11.19.2019, 04:26 PM   #53015
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Man, everyone says New Order > Joy Division but I just cannot abide that.

For my dumb, uncultured ass, the band that made Unknown Pleasures & Closer is >>>>

Everyone, really? Up until now I'd have been hardpressed to find anyone who'd say so. Maybe I live in a bubble, but it's Joy Division over New Order all the way. And I strongly agree with that assessment. Not that I don't like New Order, they had a few absolute bangers, but their output doesn't even come close to the impact Joy Division had on me - both on an emotional level and relating to my listening habits.
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Old 11.19.2019, 06:51 PM   #53018
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A condensed, stripped-down cut with the perfomances of three of the (imho) best tracks of the most recent album. Her voice can really shine with this arrangement. If I were to nitpick, then I'd say it's a pity that arguably the most impressive track of the album - its showstopping opener "A Lot's Gonna Change" was reduced to a short instrumental intro. And granted, the featured tracks had added layers of arrangement on the album that worked in their favor. But it's a really solid release that perfectly accentuates both the vocal and songwriting skills of Weyes Blood and all of the tracks I thought were kind of meandering on Titanic Rising are blissfully absent. So I enjoyed it a lot more than the album. Highly recommended.


 
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Old 11.19.2019, 07:25 PM   #53019
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Everyone, really? Up until now I'd have been hardpressed to find anyone who'd say so. Maybe I live in a bubble, but it's Joy Division over New Order all the way. And I strongly agree with that assessment. Not that I don't like New Order, they had a few absolute bangers, but their output doesn't even come close to the impact Joy Division had on me - both on an emotional level and relating to my listening habits.

I think Iím just falling into a recency bias and letting some thread on twitter impact my reasoning. Must be.

I like New Order too, but I canít quite concede that theyíre better or even at the level of Joy Division, despite being VERY different groups.
Itís not, like, a Minor Threat/Fugazi situation, where the original band is just outclassed in every way by the band that grew from their ashes.

Not saying itís a Nirvana/Foo Fighters or Beatles/Wings situation either. New Order is great, but ... I mean, JOY DIVISION.

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What did you think of this?

These guys ó who Iíve known about since like 2012 or something, unless Iím forgetting something ó have become a HUGE thing on 4chan and reddit and other places I refuse to go for obvious reasons. Apparently their debut (2008ís Deathconsciousness, which everyone thinks came out in the 2010s because of a reissue) is considered like GY!BE at their absolute best level post-rock by these kids.

I think itís solid, but not THAT good. New album has some nice tracks too, but again, not THAT good.

Science Beat is cool.


Overall I like their 2014 album The Unnatural World because Iím a contrarian or whatever
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