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Hooky published his very well recieved second book "Unknown Pleasures - Inside Joy Division" in October 2012, following up his first, the critically acclaimed "How Not To Run A Club" about his Hacienda years.
In 2013 Peter Hook & The Light delivered their debut performances of the first two New Order albums, "Movement" and "Power Corruption And Lies" in London and Manchester in January to great reactions and reviews before touring Middle and Eastern Europe in March and April.
Following a string of dates across the summer months performing both New Order and Joy Division material Peter Hook & The Light toured North America in September 2013, South America in early October 2013 and then the UK and Ireland in October and November 2013 performing New Order's "Movement" and "Power, Corruption And Lies".
Early 2014 has seen European dates as well as the band's first ever concerts in China, and The Light performed a number of festival dates throughout Summer 2014 including Bestival, Camp Bestival, Alt-Fest, Lounge On The Farm and more as well as performing album shows in the UK early in July.
The Light made their debut concerts of New Order's third and fourth albums, "Low Life" and "Brotherhood" and all material 1983 to 1987, "From Confusion To True Faith", in two London and Manchester concerts in September 2014 before taking these performances on their fourth tour of North America and to Latin America in October and November 2014.
The Light rounded off 2014 by performing all six Joy Division and New Order albums they have performed to date and all material 1978 to 1987 at Trades Club, Hebden Bridge. All of the concerts were recorded by Abbey Road Live Here Now and have been released. Details on the site and tracks on the music player.
Dates for 2015 already announced include The Light returning to Australia and New Zealand performing "Low Life" and "Brotherhood" in February and touring the Southern States of America in April performing "Unknown Pleasures" and "Closer".
The Light have also recently announced a hometown gig at Manchester Academy 1 performing "Unknown Pleasures" and "Closer" on Friday 30th October 2015.
For all upcoming dates see the gigs section.
Home page photo by Mark McNulty.
| Last updated on 22nd Feb 2015