The famous “Unknown Pleasures” cover

It’s been on t-shirts, it’s been on posters, it’s been on tv-shows, it’s been on movies. It’s been paid tribute to, parodied, remixed and re-modelled. The iconic cover of Joy Division’s 1979 debut album Unknown Pleasures is perhaps the most enduring image of the post-punk era. You’ve probably got a t-shirt of it. Even if you haven’t, you almost certainly own the album in some shape or form.

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Bowie’s Love For Japan

David Bowie, the eternal superstar had a deep affection towards Japan and Japanese style. Most famously is his relation with Japanese costume designer Kansai Yamamoto. They met during Bowie’s first trips to Japan in the 1970s. Later Yamamoto created some of the most iconic stage outfits of the British singer-songwriter.

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