New Order Biography

New Order is an English rock band formed in 1980 by Bernard Sumner, Peter Hook, and Stephen Morris, all former members of Joy Division, and Gillian Gilbert. The band's early work was heavily influenced by the post-punk and new wave music of the 1980s. New Order's first album, "Movement," was released in 1981 and featured a more electronic sound, as well as incorporating elements of funk, rock and disco.

In 1983, New Order released their breakthrough album, "Power, Corruption & Lies," which featured the hit single "Blue Monday," which brought the band mainstream success in the UK and around the world. The band's sound during this period was characterized by its use of synthesizers, drum machines, and sequencers, as well as the distinctive vocals of lead singer Bernard Sumner.

Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, New Order released several more albums, including "Low-Life" (1985), "Brotherhood" (1986), "Technique" (1989) and "Republic" (1993). The band's sound during this period became more experimental, incorporating elements of alternative rock, electronic and dance music.

In the 2000s, New Order released several more albums, including "Get Ready" (2001) and "Waiting for the Sirens' Call" (2005). The band's sound during this period became more electronic, incorporating elements of trip hop and modern electronic music.

New Order continues to tour and release new music to this day. The band's most recent album, "Music Complete," was released in 2015. Throughout their career, New Order has sold over 30 million records and has a strong following worldwide. They are considered one of the most influential and successful electronic bands of all time, known for their distinctive sound, socially conscious lyrics, and innovative use of technology in their music.


il Cabaret del Diavolo (Since 2005) was created for one reason, to bring together a mix of EBM Electronic Body Music and OldSchool Industrial of the 80's & 90's. But we play many others too of course such as SynthPop, DarkWave, Aggrotech, New Beat and Elektronische Musik. Long Live EBM!