Joy Division – the bleaker older brother of New Order – are coveted by fans as an almost holy, magical phenomena. Their appearance on youth magazine show ‘Something Else’ is therefore bittersweet for them. It was the 15th of September 1979, and this would be the last time they would ever be seen on television.

So it only seems fitting then, that a fan would pay tribute to this seminal performance, by using Playmobil figures!


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Ken Eakins is a filmmaker and weird stuff enthusiast from the South of England.

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