Why is this band ‘essential’?
They wrote some of the all time classic gothic sounding songs, but never quite considered themselves ‘gothic’.
They later became New Order and had a more ‘New Wave’ sound.
Out of print in the U.S. UK standard single disc pressing of the 1979 debut album from the moody Manchester quartet. 10 tracks including 'Shadowplay', 'She's Lost Control' and more. London Records.