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Durutti Column, The

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The Durutti Column: The Return Of The Durutti Column (Factory); Jorma Kaukonen: Jorma (RCA Import)

Review by Max Bell, New Musical Express, 12 January 1980

West Coast comeback shock ...

The Durutti Column: the Emaciated Line Between Art and Ambience

Interview by Max Bell, New Musical Express, 2 February 1980

Max Bell spends a day at the Factory with The Durutti Column ...

A Certain Ratio, Durutti Column, Section 25, Blurt: ICA, London

Live Review by Chris Bohn, New Musical Express, 28 June 1980

THE FACTORY roadshow has taken to bringing their own clown to put on between acts, his name's Kevin Hewick and he attacks his dopey revelations ...

The Durutti Column: Columnar Collusions

Interview by Dave McCullough, Sounds, 16 August 1980


The Durutti Column: Riverside Studios, London

Live Review by Neil Taylor, New Musical Express, 15 September 1984

SIXTY FOOT up in the Riverside gantry, amongst the clutter of microphones, lights, and soundmen, we witness the return of The Durutti Column. A grand ...

The Durutti Column: Without Mercy (Factory)

Review by Martin Aston, Melody Maker, 8 December 1984

SO MUCH contemporary music strives to conquer eager hearts and incite itchy feet with bombastic crescendoes and prolific sloganeering, substituting the possible with the obvious, ...

Durutti Column, Jonie D. Sackett, Karl Biscuit: ICA, London

Live Review by Julian Henry, Melody Maker, 19 January 1985


Durutti Column: Valuable Passages (Factory)

Review by Dele Fadele, New Musical Express, 3 January 1987

SOMETIMES, WHEN you're kept rooted at one spot by something, you stay. None the more sure about what it was that pushed you there, yet ...

David Byrne, Durutti Column, Hugo Largo: ICA Benefit, Cambridge Theatre, London

Live Review by Barbara Ellen, New Musical Express, 9 July 1988

SATURDAY NIGHT, time yet again to support the arts at the second gig of the weekend to support the ICA and celebrate its 40th birthday. ...

Anthony Wilson: Renaissance Manc

Interview by Stuart Maconie, New Musical Express, 30 November 1991

FACTORY: aloof, elegant, misunderstood Mancunian home of Joy Division, New Order, Happy Mondays, possibly the coolest record label in the world — but there are ...

The Durutti Column: Manchester University

Live Review by Dave Simpson, The Guardian, 15 December 2003

THE DURUTTI COLUMN were the first signings to Factory Records before the label went all Joy Division-shaped. Frontman Vini Reilly co-wrote Morrissey's first solo hit ...

Into The Valley! The Deeply Vale Festival

Retrospective and Interview by Rob Hughes, Uncut, January 2015

1978. Hippies and punks come together at an idyllic free festival near Rochdale: "It was a really transformative moment!" ...

see also Ed Banger & The Nosebleeds

see also Invisible Girls, The


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