Founded a new masters program in Music Industry Management and Promotion at the University of Central Lancashire.
Toured with the Durutti Column.
Recorded the single "Telstar" with the band Ad Infinitum.
Formed the band New Order following the dissolution of Joy Division due to lead singer Ian Curtis' death. Released their first single, "Ceremony."
Released debut record with Joy Division, Unknown Pleasures.
Co-founded the iconic post punk band Joy Division.
Is known for playing a Gibson EB-0 copy, a Gibson EB-01, and a Hondo Rickenbacker 4001 bass copy.
Achieves his distinct tone with the use of a chorus pedal.