80s bands that are still performing today


New Order

Built from the ashes of post-punk pioneers Joy Division, New Order were a staple fixture of the 1980s. Their hit Blue Monday became one of the defining songs of the decade and inspired hundreds of copycat bands. Well, it will please enthusiasts to know that had a second reunion in 2011 and have released a follow-up to Music Complete, their critically acclaimed 2015 album. The newest record, NOMC15 is a live album and was released in May 2017, their first release following the acrimonious departure of bassist Peter Hook.