Post-Punk Playlist Post-Punk Playlist

Posted by Universal Music Publishing on 20 July 2012

Post-punk developed out of the punk movement of the mid 1970’s, taking the sound in a more complex, experimental direction and absorbing a broader range of influences. This playlist celebrates some of the key post-punk artists from Universal Music Publishing Group’s catalogue including Cocteau Twins, Joy Division, Talking Heads, The Cure, The Specials and Tubeway Army. 

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Track Artist
Shot by Both Sides Magazine
Fyt This Mortal Coil
Waves Become Wings This Mortal Coil
Genius of Love Tom Tom Club
Kick Adam and the Ants
Pearly Dewdrops Drops Cocteau Twins
Physical Adam and the Ants
Clicktalk Young Marble Giants
A Forest The Cure
Dark Entries Bauhaus
Bela Lugosi's Dead Bauhaus
Boys Don't Cry The Cure
Cool For Cats Squeeze
Do the Dog The Specials
Monkey Man The Specials
I Keep a Close Watch John Cale
Young Savage Ultravox
Big White Cloud John Cale
Atmosphere Joy Division
Blind Dumb Deaf Cocteau Twins
Body Electric The Sisters of Mercy
Host of Seraphim Dead Can Dance
Song of Sophia Dead Can Dance
Gorgeous Gene Loves Jezebel
Go! Tones on Tail
I Wanna Destroy You The Soft Boys
So Alive Love and Rockets
Love Like Blood Killing Joke
Love Will Tear Us Apart Joy Division
Nag Nag Nag Cabaret Voltaire
Take Me I'm Yours Squeeze
This is the Day The The
Are Friends Electric? Tubeway Army
Wordy Rappinghood Tom Tom Club
Take Me to the River Talking Heads