The Art & Design of Factory Records

The iconic Manchester record label.

Written by Craig Berry
Former Junior Designer at VBAT

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Factory Records Catalogue
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Factory Records Logo

FAC 1: The Factory (1978) (Poster)

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FAC 1: The Factory (1978) (Poster) Design: Peter Saville

FAC 2: A Factory Sample (1979)

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FAC 2: A Factory Sample (1979) Design: Peter Saville

FACT 10: Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures (1979)

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FACT 10: Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures (1979) Design: Peter Saville & Joy Division
Joy Division – Disorder (1979)

FACT 14: The Durutti Column – The Return of The Durutti Column (1980)

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FACT 14: The Durutti Column – The Return of The Durutti Column (1980) Design: Dave Rowbotham

FACT 25: Joy Division – Closer (1980)

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FACT 25: Joy Division – Closer (1980) Design: Martyn Atkins & Peter Saville | Photography: Bernard-Pierre Wolff
Joy Division – Isolation (1980)

FACT 50: New Order – Movement (1981)

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FACT 50: New Order – Movement (1981) Design: Peter Saville & Grafica Industria
New Order – Dreams Never End (1981)

FAC 51: The Haçienda (1982)

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FAC 51: The Haçienda (1982) Design: Ben Kelly
A Guy Called Gerald – Voodoo Ray (1988)

FACT 55: A Certain Ratio – Sextet (1982)

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A Certain Ratio – Sextet (1982) Design: Ben Kelly | Painting: Denis Ryan

FAC 73: New Order – Blue Monday/The Beach (1983)

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FAC 73: New Order – Blue Monday/The Beach (1983) Design: Peter Saville & Brett Wickens
New Order – Blue Monday (1983)

FACT 74: The Duritti Column – Another Setting (1983)

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FACT 74: The Duritti Column – Another Setting (1983) Design: Mark Farrow | Paintings: Jackie Williams

FACT 75: New Order – Power Corruption and Lies (1983)

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FACT 75: New Order – Power Corruption and Lies (1983) Design: PSA
New Order – 586 (1983)

FAC 93: New Order – Confusion (1983)

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FAC 93: New Order – Confusion (1983) Design: PSA
New Order – Confusion (1983)

FACT 100: New Order – Low Life (1985)

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FACT 100: New Order – Low Life (1985) Design: PSA | Photography: Trevor Key
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FACT 150: New Order – Brotherhood (1986)

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FACT 150: New Order – Brotherhood (1986) Design: PSA | Photography: Trevor Key
New Order – Bizarre Love Triangle (1986)

FAC 183: New Order – True Faith (1987)

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FAC 183: New Order – True Faith (1987) Design: PSA | Dichromat: Peter Saville & Trevor Key
New Order – True Faith (1987)

FAC 201: Dry Bar (1989)

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FAC 201: Dry Bar (1989)

FAC 223: New Order – Fine Time (1988)

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FAC 223: New Order – Fine Time (1988) Design: PSA | Dichromat: Peter Saville & Trevor Key
New Order – Fine Time (1988)

FAC 274: The Duritti Column – Obey the Time (1990)

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FAC 274: The Duritti Column – Obey the Time (1990) Design: 8vo

FACT 250: Joy Division – Substance (1988)

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FACT 250: Joy Division – Substance (1988) Design: PSA | Typography: Brett Wickens/Wim Crouwel
Joy Division–Love Will Tear Us Apart (1988)

FAC 320: Happy Mondays – Pills ’n’ Thrills and Bellyaches (1990)

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FAC 320: Happy Mondays – Pills ’n’ Thrills and Bellyaches (1990) Design: Central Station Design
Happy Mondays–Step On (1990)

FAC 401: Michael Winterbottom: 24 Hour Party People (2002) (Film)

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FAC 401: Michael Winterbottom: 24 Hour Party People (2002) (Film)
24 Hour Party People Trailer

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Written by Craig Berry, Creative at VBAT
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