Originally Posted by *BaseClogger*
That's a really good comparison, actually.
You don't think Joy Division is more reveared than New Order?
They have more mystique probably, comes with the dead front man aspect as well.
But New Order is pretty revered as well, and well they have a bigger catalog.
Death gives you an excuse to be revered often, especially the small output guys like Nick Drake, Dennis Wilson (solo stuff) and Merle Watson.