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New Order debuts


On this date in 1980, New Order made their live debut. They were the supporting act for A Certain Ratio at Beach Club in Manchester, England.

New Order, left to right: Gillian Gilbert, Bernard Sumner and Peter Hook.
Stephen Morris is on drums

Wikipedia: New Order

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Video: New Order - Everything's Gone Green - live - 1981 - youtube

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