Blue Monday ’88; Artist New Order; Album Blue Monday ’88; Licensed to YouTube by WMG (on behalf of Warner Music UK) Song Blue Monday (Live) Artist Peter Hook and The Light; Album Power Corruption & Lies Tour 2013; Writers Peter Hook, Stephen Morris, Bernard Sumner, Gillian Gilbert; Licensed to YouTube by
Blue Monday is a name given to a day in January (typically the third Monday of the month) claimed to be the most depressing day of the year. The concept was first publicised as part of a 2005 press release from holiday company Sky Travel, which claimed to have calculated the date using an equation.
While Blue Monday isn’t officially a holiday, it does have the dubious distinction of being named one of the most depressing days of the year. It falls on January 18th each year and is supposedly so depressing because of a combination of post-Christmas bills, the abandonment of New Year resolutions, low sunlight levels and cold […]
“Blue Monday” was covered by American alternative metal band Orgy. A cover version of the New Order song, it was released on 14 December 1998. Internationally, the song was a hit, appearing on music charts worldwide. It has been attributed with providing industrial and metal music with a fresh connection.
Multiple branches of the Samaritans charity across the UK are aiming to turn Blue Monday into Brew Monday and will be offering a brew and a chat at events across the country, the Samaritans helpline is free to call every day of the year. Mood boosting films for Blue Monday.
About “Blue Monday” The biggest selling 12” of all time was a pivotal moment in dance music. Mixing cold wave sentiment with the disco influence of Sylvester and Donna Summer, the result was a stunning explosion of drum machines, wibbly synths and Bernard Sumner’s no-nonsense vocal style. More than …
Blue Monday 2020. The third Monday of January has been awarded the gloomy title due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit card bills. Apparently, a university professor managed to precisely calculate the most depressing day of the year, …