Section 25: The Brit Post-Punkers on Being Sampled by Kanye West

Probably no one was more shocked and delighted by Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo than Vincent Cassidy, the founding drummer of Section 25: Their 1981 track “Hit” comes through loud and clear in Kanye’s dark domestic rumination “FML.” Once upon a time, the North Englanders’ post-punk melancholy epitomized the sound of Manchester’s Factory label. Indeed, the Joy Division singer Ian Curtis even co-produced Always Now, the album on which “Hit” appears. Read more in Rolling Stone…

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