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Date: Sunday 4 November 1979

Venue: Colston Hall – Bristol (UK)



Line-up: Ian Curtis | Peter Hook | Stephen Morris | Bernard Sumner

Concert organization: Asgard

Opening for: Buzzcocks
Joy Division were chosen to support the
Buzzcocks on their fifth British tour (Tuesday 2 October–Saturday 10 November 1979)



At the end of Joy Division's set, the audience did not applaud. Those who enjoyed the concert said this was because the group were brilliant and the crowd too exhausted and shocked to react. Others said Joy Division were terrible that night, and the audience had no reason to applaud
(Source: Mark Johnson – An Ideal for living)