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Peter Hook

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2013

    New Order - Coachella - April 13, 2013

    New Order Mojave Tent April 13,2013 When a band writes a single timeless song, nevertheless a catalog filled with them, it generally sounds great regardless of who is singing. Though it may be awkward and even a bit strange if a different member of said band sings it, that doesn't mean it isn't goo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Peter Hook Takes the Joy Division-Inspired Disney T as a Compliment, and Where the Design is REALLY From

    ​First off, Peter Hook just told the LA Times that he appreciates the irony of Disney riffing on a Joy Division album cover. While Disney didn't as the surviving members of Joy Division for permission to replicate the image, he says, "If I had a pound for every time someone bootlegged Joy Divisi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Rush, The Mentors, The Germs and Crass: That Disney Shirt Gets Parodied by Dave Noise

    ​You know Dave Noise over at Factory Records, right? Well, it turns out that he not only sells records, he's hilarious and pretty good with the Photoshop. Hence his brand spankin' new Tumblr account called "Mickey Mouse Meets Ian Curtis," featuring parodies of the Joy Division-inspired Mickey shir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2011

    Peter Hook and the Light at the El Rey Theatre Over the Weekend

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​Peter Hook and the LightSeptember 16th, 2011El Rey TheatreIt isn't easy being a Joy Division and New Order fan these days. New Order had supposedly broken up with founding members Bernard Sumner and Stephen Morris forming Bad Lieutenant while Peter Hook assembled his band ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2011

    Peter Hook to Perform Joy Division Albums in Entirety Next Week in LA

    ​The whole "band playing a classic album in its entirety" schtick is beaten to death by now, but regardless, the format works--aging bands stay on the "still relevant" side of the nostalgia spectrum, and casual fans don't have to sit through post-prime material generally reserved for piss-and-beer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    The Crystal Method Reboot Their Sound

    www.thecrystalmethod.com​Vegas-born, LA-based the Crystal Method always got pegged as a Stateside answer to the Chemical Brothers.  If that's the case, it took the duo more than a decade to duplicate the formula: booming 4/4 dance-worthy drug epiphanies with loads of Very Special Guests. ... More >>

  • Music

    January 22, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 19, 2008

    The Top 10 Reissues of 2008

    It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again. BILLY JOEL The Stranger (Columbia/Legacy) As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, rock. "Scenes ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2008

    Last Night: Peter Hook @ Detroit Bar

    Last Night: Peter Hook DJing at Detroit Bar, July, 3 2008 There’s usually nothing like watching an aging icon get up in front of an audience at a venue to show us they still got it. You can’t help being drawn in by the powerful sense of tension. You might find your self echoing certain question ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2008

    To Do Tonight 7/3: Nightlife Edition

    Nightlife Edition: Because you don't have work on Friday* Peter Hook DJ Set, 9:00 p.m. Oh, for Joy (Division)! Detroit Bar 843 W. 19th St. Costa Mesa CA 92627 949-642-0600 Glam, 9:00 p.m. Break out those clear-heeled stilettos. Club Bravo 1490 S. Anaheim Blvd. Anaheim CA 92805 714-553-2 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2008

    Peter Hook's DJing at Detroit Bar Tonight

    The Mancunian responsible for some of the most memorable bass lines ever for Joy Division and New Order, Peter Hook now maintains a lucrative little hobby DJing 'round the planet these days. From all accounts, Hook's quite the entertainer, if not the most skilled decknician ever to work a pair of ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 26, 2008

    The Captain

    Peter Hook

  • Music

    October 11, 2007

    Sprawl of Sound

    From '90s Detroit to '00s Bergen, Via Long Beach: Majesty Crush’s Sole Music, The Scando-Retro-Future of Rock

  • Features

    December 28, 2006

    The Year the Superstar DJ Died

    WEB EXCLUSIVE!: Dinosaurs rule the dancefloors no more

  • Music

    March 30, 2006

    Pretty Awesome Christ Pose

    The Hacienda Tour 2006

  • Music

    March 30, 2006

    Get Out!

    Deep Wet Tongue Kiss
    March 30 - April 6

  • Music

    January 12, 2006

    Better Than Being Dead

    New Orders Peter Hook says its nice to please people

  • Music

    January 12, 2006

    Get Out!

    Hard Gay
    Nightlife and more: Jan. 12 - Jan. 19

  • Music

    January 27, 2005

    Bass-Guitar Anti-Defamation League

    Ninja Academy Fight Song

  • Film

    August 22, 2002

    24 Hour Party Pooper

    Wilson biopic a missed opportunity

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