Joy Division

“Dark Wave,” hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Matt Sebastian, airs 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. EDT every Sunday on Sirius XM satellite radio’s 1st Wave (Channel 33). The most recent two episodes also are available via Sirius XM’s On Demand service for online subscribers.

Programming note: There was a glitch tonight at the end of Hour 2 that inserted a number of non-“Dark Wave” songs into the mix. Apologies if that lightened the mood too much.


The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Happy When it Rains” (Darklands)
New Order, “Ceremony” (Substance)
The Church, “One Day” (Seance)
Julian Cope, “Me Singing” (Fried)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Over the Wall” (Live) (Crocodiles)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Israel” (The Very Best Of)
The Bolshoi, “Looking for a Life to Lose” (Friends)
The Mission, “Kingdom Come” (Children)
And Also the Trees, “Talk Without Words” (And Also the Trees)
Ministry, “Overkill” (Early Trax)
Front 242, “U-Men” (Geography)
Meat Beat Manifesto, “I Got the Fear, Part 2” (Storm the Studio)
Depeche Mode, “Halo” (Violator)
Nitzer Ebb, “Ascend” (Ebbhead)

The Cure, “A Chain of Flowers” (Join the Dots)
The Chameleons, “Soul in Isolation” (Strange Times)
The House of Love, “Marble” (A Spy in the House of Love)
Theatre of Hate, “Propaganda” (The Singles Collection)
Tubeway Army, “Down in the Park” (Replicas)
Wire, “Kidney Bingos” (A Bell is a Cup Until It is Struck)
Joy Division, “Insight” (Unknown Pleasures)
The Sound, “Sense of Purpose” (From the Lion’s Mouth)
The Smiths, “Sweet and Tender Hooligan” (Louder Than Bombs)
Bauhaus, “The Passion of Lovers” (Mask)
Concrete Blonde, “Tomorrow, Wendy” (Live) (Bloodletting)
Belfegore, “Into the Dungeon” (Belfegore)
Jane’s Addiction, “Summertime Rolls” (Nothing’s Shocking)
Public Image Ltd., “Death Disco” (Metal Box)

Skinny Puppy, “Glass Houses” (Remission)
Hula, “Poison” (Club Mix) (Best of Hula)
Switchblade Symphony, “Clown” (Serpentine Gallery)
The Sisters of Mercy, “Driven Like the Snow” (Floodland)
Breathless, “Every Road Leads Home” (The Glass Bead Game)
Virgin Prunes, “Love Lasts Forever” (The Moon Looked Down and Laughed)
Danielle Dax, “Brimstone in a Barren Land” (Dark Adapted Eye)
Click Click, “Rotor Babe” (Lung Function)
Killing Joke, “Victory” (Brighter Than a Thousand Suns)
Gene Loves Jezebel, “Josephina” (Heavenly Bodies)
Cocteau Twins, “Blind Dumb Deaf” (Garlands)
The Assembly, “Never Never” (Never Never)
The Sugarcubes, “Hit” (Stick Around for Joy)
Love and Rockets, “The Dog-End of a Day Gone By” (Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven)


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