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Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Hear Joy Division Tunes Performed on Steel Drums!

Posted By on Wed, May 26, 2010 at 3:32 PM

Paul Ha, director of the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, has a pretty entertaining personal Twitter account. Just a bit ago, he tweeted this video of a steel drum band called Steel Harmony playing Joy Division's "Transmission." This performance was part of artist Jeremy Deller's Procession in Manchester last year. It's rather beautiful, actually. That clip -- and a snippet of "Love Will Tear Us Apart" -- below.

"Love Will Tear Us Apart":


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