Joy Division Newswire

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  1. Leading actor gives masterclass at former schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | This Is Lancashire

    ... cut husband Jim's hair. A film clip was also shown from 24 Hour Party People, in which Ralf played Peter Hook, Joy Division's bassist. The theatre script was from Ugly Lies the Bone, a play written by Ralf's New York-based girlfriend Lindsey ...


  2. I Had a Religious Experience at the Killers Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... My Mind" (from 2006's Sam's Town ), "Dustland Fairytale" (a deep cut from 2008's Day and Age ), plus a cover of Joy Division's "Shadowplay" (they recorded a version for 2007's Sawdust ). They also played "Shot at the Night," the lead single from the ...


  3. Music News Benicassim 2018 announces first headlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | NME

    ... their second consecutive night at the capital's huge arena venue, The Killers first performed a cover of Joy Division 's 'Shadowplay' before later being joined by Sumner during the encore for a rendition of the 1986 New Order track 'Bizarre Love ...


  4. Music News The Killers announce 2018 UK stadium showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | NME

    ... 28). The band played their second consecutive night at the capital's huge arena venue, playing a cover of Joy Division 's 'Shadowplay' before being later joined by Sumner during their encore for a rendition of the 1986 New Order track 'Bizarre Love ...


  5. Music News Watch Bernard Sumner join The Killers on stage during huge London showRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 28 | NME

    ... fifth studio album 'Wonderful Wonderful' , which came out back in September. After earlier playing a cover of Joy Division 's 'Shadowplay', The Killers were later joined by Sumner during their encore for a rendition of the 1986 New Order track ...


  6. Peter Hook discusses new Ha ienda Classi al 2018 UK tour a " and life...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | NME

    ... of settling his legal battle with New Order . Read our full Q&A with Hooky below. The former New Order and Joy Division bassist will be joining Graeme Park, Mike Pickering and the Manchester Camerata Orchestra once again to give Madchester anthems ...


  7. Editor's NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 23 |

    ... find through my own musical quests. It's the thrill of unknown pleasures back on the radio. (And not just the Joy Division album Unknown Pleasures.) I have friends producing shows on the station, and it's also exciting - in an on-demand world - to ...


  8. English rock band Peter Hook & The Light are headling The Waterfront...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Eastern Daily Press

    Formed back in 2010 by Peter Hook, former Joy Division and New Order bassist, the band are set to play a run of December dates around the UK where they will perform both Substance albums. After wrapping up a widely celebrated tour, the band are to perform in Norwich, Salisbury, Bristol, Wolverhampton and Wakefield with a massive end of year tour homecoming concert also announced for Manchester Academy 1. In addition, a special London return was announced as The Light's final show of the year at The Roundhouse, Camden where they will be playing Joy Divisions' two albums in full along with a support set of New Order material.


  9. Mammal Hands: Shadow WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | All About Jazz

    ... for Gondwana the cover is puzzling, resembling an enlarged cross section of the image of radio pulses used on Joy Division's 1979 Factory Records classic Unknown Pleasures . It feels like an odd piece of mis- direction given the markedly different ...


  10. Joy Division co-founder Peter Hook seeks your company on a musical voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    The second of the year's North Sea Sounds ferries sets sail from North Shields bound for Amsterdam and it's ready to rock A music legend is embarking on a voyage from the Tyne to Amsterdam on Friday - and you can join him. Peter Hook, best known as co-founder of Joy Division and New Order, is the headline act of the latest North Sea Sounds mini cruise.


  11. Rebellion Festival Confirms Peter Hook & The Light to Line-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 |

    When Joy Division and New Order legend Peter Hook performed at Rebellion Festival in 2016 it was widely regarded to be one of the most memorable sets of the weekend. It is, then, with great pleasure that Rebellion can confirm that Peter Hook & The Light will return to play the festival in 2018 for a special 'best of Joy Division' set that will be guaranteed to thrill both newcomers and old fans of the band.


  12. Weezer's identity crisisRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Towerlight

    ... The first single, "Feels Like Summer," is an electronic dance rock song which sounds like the happiest song Joy Division may have recorded. There are also songs such as "Weekend Woman" and "Mexican Fender" which show a more modern pop sound that ...


  13. SOUTHFINESS Draws From Dieter Rams and Joy Division for Fall/Winter 2017Read the original story

    Oct 16, 2017 |

    ... varied imagery. The prints range from text espousing Dieter Rams's design history to the iconic cover of Joy Division 's Unknown Pleasures - and they show up on the front of T-shirts, the chest of jackets, the rear of coats, the front of backpacks ...


  14. Return of the '80s! Synth-Pop Bands Stage a Middle-Aged ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | The New York Times

    ... or Bjorn Borg winning this year's Wimbledon." - Formed by the surviving members of the seminal post-punk band Joy Division after the lead singer Ian Curtis's suicide, this Manchester quartet fused angsty guitar rock, electronica and a little bit of ...


  15. Hilary Duff spotted with former flame Matthew Koma in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Love didn't tear them apart! Hilary Duff cuts a causal figure as she sports Joy Division emblazoned jumper while out with former flame Matthew Koma... after igniting rumours of a reunion And now Hilary Duff, 30, enjoyed some quality time with her musician beau Matthew Koma, also 30, as they stepped out together in Studio City in Los Angeles on Monday. The former Disney star channelled a low-key look for the outing, slipping into a pair of charcoal skinny denims as they grabbed a coffee together.


  16. From 'Pillow Talk' to Joy Division: 9 Music-Inspired Fragrances for FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Billboard

    ... can of soup? $230 for 3.4 fl. oz. , . Remember that time in the mid-2000s when Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division was ruined by people who wore T-shirts with the album's artwork on it (despite not being able to name one other Joy Division ...


  17. KillersBland and uninspiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... into the showmanship of Tom Jones. The group's lack of luster was apparent on their long-appropriated take of Joy Division's "Shadowplay," polished into utterly innocuousness as a lead-in to the embarrassing "Human." Returning to the Tom Petty well, ...


  18. How to join Martha Reeves, Peter Hook and other music-makers on a cruise from the TyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Chronicle Live

    ... Big Boss Man and Wicked Jazz Sounds. Peter Hook, one of the founding members of iconic British bands Joy Division and New Order, will be entertaining on the November 17 sailing with Peter Hook & The Light, which he founded in 2010. Meanwhile ...


  19. New Order Settles Lawsuit With Longtime BassistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | Hypebot

    ... with their former bassist Peter Hook. "The disputes were based upon Hook's use of various New Order and Joy Division assets on merchandising and in the promotion of shows by his new band, and the amount of money he receives from the use of the name ...


  20. New Order, Peter Hook Settle Lawsuit Over Band NamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | RollingStone

    "The Joy Division and New Order names mean a great deal to so many of the fans, and the band felt it important to protect the legacy," band writes Less than two years after former New Order bassist Peter Hook sued ex-bandmates Bernard Sumner, Stephen Morris and Gillian Gilbert over their business practices, both sides have reached an agreement. 'Music Complete' is the Manchester group's best album in a quarter century.