Label: Not On Label - none • Format: Cassette • Country: Italy • Genre: Rock • Style: Post-Punk
The song opens with a backwards and heavily modified sample from a previous song, "Insight", presumably added by Martin Hannettpost-production. The song relies on an ascending guitar riff by Bernard Sumner played against a descending bass riff by Peter Hook. The song uses the same progression throughout, but grows in intensity as the song progresses, reaching its peak with Ian Curtis singing "Me, seeing me this time, hoping for something else", and ending with a guitar solo.
The song closes side one of Unknown Pleasures. It's also one of few Joy Division songs with two distinct guitars playing, one distorted and one a clean electric guitar picking notes from the guitar chords. It has been covered by Moby in cooperation with New Order.
In the film Heatan instrumental version of Moby's cover plays during the car chase Adoro - Daniel Riolobos - Mia up to Al Pacino 's and Robert Shadowplay (live) - Dawn Fades - Dawn Fades Niro 's first on-screen meeting. It was also used in the remake of House of Waxand a live version was featured in the Academy Award nominee Reprise.
It was most recently used in the soundtrack for Antoine Fuqua's movie, The Equalizerstarring Denzel Washington. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved 17 January Archived from the original on Retrieved Tiny Vipers] - Forkcast Archive". Joy Division. Unknown Pleasures Closer. Book Category. Hidden categories: CS1 maint: archived copy as title Articles with hAudio microformats All stub articles.