Pop Culture Pulsar

An album cover that has transcended into popular culture, Peter Seville's design for Joy Division's 1979 debut album Unknown Pleasures is a household image of a lesser known body of music.

POTD 20190705 | Album by Joy Division | Cover by Peter Seville


PICTURE OF THE DAY

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