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Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Joy Division Zune Available June 17th

posted by on June 4 at 12:22 PM

Remember Microsoft’s plans to release a Joy Division-themed Zune?

Well, it’s done.

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Today Microsoft Corp. announced that a limited-edition Zune digital media player designed by Peter Saville will be made available to commemorate the DVD release of “Joy Division,” the critically acclaimed documentary. The film will come pre-loaded on a custom black Zune 80 player that is etched with an adaptation of Saville’s iconic artwork from Joy Division’s “Unknown Pleasures” album. Five hundred limited-edition players will be available for purchase June 17 for $399.99. In addition, Zune Marketplace will feature exclusive outtakes from the DVD.

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"Why is the podcast so cold...?"

Posted by danmohr | June 4, 2008 2:52 PM
2

What's a... zune?

Posted by bluh? | June 5, 2008 9:57 AM
3

That thing is just dumb. Yeah, I'm sure Ian Curtis would approve.

Posted by rk | June 5, 2008 1:45 PM

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