Peter Hook & The Light return to North America from late April with 29 dates touring the acclaimed "Substance" live set featuring both the Factory Records albums of Joy Division and New Order in full.
Concerts including Chicago, Boston, Toronto and Montreal have already sold out. Don't miss out on tickets available via www.peterhookandthelight.live
40 years ago today, the band played their first live gig as Joy Division at Pips in Manchester. They were incorrectly billed as Warsaw after changing their name beforehand.
🎧 Hear the setlist here: https://RhinoUK.lnk.to/JoyDivisionLiveDebut40thAnniversaryFA
As Peter Hook & The Light embark on a run of UK dates for their "Substance" tour, Live Here Now have announced the release of the full live concert of The Light performing the albums of Joy Division, "Unknown Pleasures" and "Closer" along with additional material from the fully sold out Roundhouse Camden concert on Monday 18th December.
The three disc CD will be available immediately following the concert and shipped to pre-orders the following day. The Roundhouse Live CD follows in the series that began in 2010 at Vintage at Goodwood and was followed by The Hebden Bridge Tapes, the So This Is Permanence Macclesfield concert and Substance Live At The O2 Apollo Manchester.
Pre-order the Roundhouse CD and for details on other releases here - http://bit.ly/TheLightLiveHereNowReleases
Having returned from a well received tour of Australia and New Zealand, Peter Hook & The Light take the Substance albums of Joy Division and New Order back out next week with dates in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Tilburg and Paris.
"Hooky has done this. His tours are for the fans, and his fans flock to him.....As they finish the final song, we applaud the man who had a hand in changing our lives in one way or another." Society of Sound
The Light are back with the Substance albums in... the UK in December. The Roundhouse London concert is now fully sold out but there are some tickets remaining for other dates on the homecoming tour.
Details at www.peterhookandthelight.live
Image : Ant Mulryan
Take a tour of the True Faith exhibition at Manchester Art Gallery in association with Manchester International Festival. Exploring the ongoing significance and legacy of New Order and Joy Division through a wealth of visual art.
Closing on Sunday 3rd September, make sure you don't miss out : http://po.st/TrueFaith
On Saturday 15th July New Order played the final of five shows at the Old Granada Studios as part of the Manchester International Festival, with the set including three Joy Division songs. Listen to the original versions of the tracks performed in this Spotify playlist.
This Friday 5th May sees the CD and Digital releases of the four Peter Hook & The Light live albums by Westworld Recordings, which first came out on vinyl on Record Store Day UK a fortnight ago...
'Unknown Pleasures - Live in Leeds (2012)'
'Closer - Live in Manchester (2011)'
"Movement - Live in Dublin (2013)'
"Power, Corruption & Lies - Live in Dublin (2013)'
Order the titles here - http://bit.ly/TheLightWestworldReleasesMay17InfoOrder
Hooky also undertakes his only confirmed signing for the LP's on the release date this Friday at Fopp Records (Manchester) from 530pm - details here: http://bit.ly/PeterHookSigningFoppFBEvent
Peter Hook & The Light return to the US this week for just three special shows:...
4/29 - Summit Music Hall, Denver, CO.
4/30 - Fortress Festival, Fort Worth, TX.
2 - Boiler Shop, Newcastle....
3 - O2 Academy Liverpool.
4 - The Picturedrome, Holmfirth.
7 - Concorde 2, Brighton.
9 - Gloucester Guildhall.
10 - Leamington Assembly, Leamington Spa.
11 - ROCK CITY, Nottingham.
16 - Colchester Arts Centre.
17 - Tramshed Cardiff.
18 - O2 Academy Leeds.
Tickets for all dates via www.seetickets.com
Image : Phillipe Carly