» 30 years since live venue and nightclub The Haçienda opened in Manchester
» 20 years since Factory ceased operation and went into receivership
In observance of these milestones, MoD will be featuring Factory related material throughout November.
For all the Joy Division and New Order you could ever ask for, visit these fine blogs:
And these sites are excellent Factory reference sources:
James Nice at LTM Recordings has been preserving Factory’s musical legacy for over 20 years—he’s issued more of FCL’s recordings on CD than the label did when still in business! Please support James’ efforts with a purchase or two :-)
Strut Records has two excellent Factory Records compilations available: Fac. Dance and Fac. Dance 2. Both volumes gather 12″ mixes and rarities released by the label between 1980 and 1987. Strut also offers a free sampler of tunes from various releases.