It was on this day in 1980 that Joy Division’s Ian Curtis died

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It was on this day in 1980 that Ian Curtis the lead singer of Joy Division hanged himself in the kitchen of his house in Macclesfield, England , he was only 23. Curtis had the Iggy Pop album ‘The Idiot’, playing on his stereo and left a note that said, ‘At this very moment, I wish I were dead. I just can’t cope anymore.’….

Below listen to an interview that Ian gave to the BBC

Joe Cornelisse-SMM

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2 Responses to It was on this day in 1980 that Joy Division’s Ian Curtis died

  1. phanteana says:

    35 years have passed, but Ian still remains with us in heart and soul

  2. phanteana says:

    Reblogged this on the mask of phanteana and commented:
    it’s been 35 years, but Ian has never fully left us.

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