Music

This Joy Division Teletubbies Video Will Haunt Your Dreams

Music

This Joy Division Teletubbies Video Will Haunt Your Dreams

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Dour post-punk Mancs Joy Division and the Teletubbies don’t seem like a natural match, even by the internet’s usual content blender setting. But the marriage of the two somehow conspires to make a foreboding sort of sense here. The video, which combines the group beloved primarily by insufferable pre-teens everywhere along with the Teletubbies strips the playful creatures of their color, and casts them into a world devoid of hope.

It was made by Christopher Brown of Boston rock band Vary Lumar, as Vanyaland first noted, inspired by this tweet:

 

 

Check it out below. This is going to make for a sick t-shirt at Urbans.