- Peter Hook and the Light
- Dance/ Indie/ Rock
Peter Hook and the Light is a band led by British rock bassist, singer, songwriter, DJ, writer, promoter, Peter Hook (AKA Hooky), formed in 2010 and performing Joy Division and New Order catalogue live. Peter Hook was previously in Joy Division and New Order and was a co-founder of the FAC251 venue in Manchester.
His unique bass-playing style can be sampled on recommended releases by Joy Division ("Disorder", "Love Will Tear Us Apart", "Glass" and "Exercise One"), New Order ("Everything's Gone Green", "Ceremony", "Regret" and "Weirdo"), Revenge ("Kiss The Chrome") and a few selected Monaco/Freebass/Hybrid releases.
He released the book "How Not To Run A Nightclub" in 2009 (about the Hacienda), then opened a nightclub/live venue (FAC 251) in 2010.
The band have released live recordings of "Unknown Pleasures", "So This Is Permanence", "Closer", "Movement" and "Power, Corruption, & Lies".
Events for Peter Hook and the Light
- Sun 4th Apr 2021 Peter Hook and the Light, The Lovely Eggs, Warmduscher, The Blinders, Theatre of Hate, The Chameleons, Imperial Wax, The Membranes, Heavy Lungs, Sink Ya Teeth The Invisible Wind Factory (Liverpool) Buy Tickets
- Fri 23rd Jul 2021 PennFest, The Dualers, Sigma, Razorlight, Rag N Bone Man, Peter Hook and the Light, Johnny Marr, Ella Eyre, Dub Pistols, The Brand New Heavies : First Final UK Tour The Big Park [Penn House] (Buckinghamshire) Buy Tickets
- Fri 6th Aug 2021 Bingley Weekender, Primal Scream, Embrace, Peter Hook and the Light Bradford & Bingley RFC/ Bradford and Bingley Sports Club (Bradford) Buy Tickets
- Tue 11th Jan 2022 Peter Hook and the Light O2 Academy Leeds (Leeds) Buy Tickets
- Wed 12th Jan 2022 Peter Hook and the Light Barrowland Ballroom (Glasgow) Buy Tickets
- Fri 14th Jan 2022 Peter Hook and the Light O2 Apollo (Manchester) Buy Tickets
- Sat 15th Jan 2022 Peter Hook and the Light O2 Academy Brixton (Brixton) Buy Tickets