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Joy Division: The Factory, Russell Club, Manchester

Mick Middles, Sounds, 28 July 1979

TOGETHERNESS IS a quality found in few bands. In these days of the inflated ego most rock outfits tend to thrive on the opposite. The Fall, the Damned and the Sex Pistols have always tended to allow the separate personalities to run rampant. Each band member in search of his own particular goal.

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