In the shadowplay, acting out your own death, knowing no more As the assassins all grouped in four lines, dancing on the floor Yeah, with cold steel, odour on their bodies made a move to connect I could only stare in disbelief as the crowds all left Joy Division. Originally named Warsaw, the band primarily consisted of Ian Curtis (vocals and occasional guitar), Bernard Sumner (guitar and keyboards),Peter Hook (bass guitar and backing vocals) and Stephen Morris (drums and percussion). Shadowplay Lyrics: To the centre of the city where all roads meet / Waiting for you / To the depths of the ocean where all hopes sank / Searching for you / I was moving through the silence without Joy Division - Shadowplay Lyrics. To the center of the city Where all roads meet, waiting for you To the depths of the ocean Where all hopes sank, searching for you I was mo Lyrics "Shadowplay" To the centre of the city where all roads meet, waiting for you, To the depths of the ocean where all hopes sank, searching for you, I was moving through the silence without motion, waiting for … Joy Division were an English rock band formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester. Lyrics to Shadowplay by Joy Division from the Shadowplay [Bootleg] album - including song video, artist biography, translations and more!