Scene News: Peter Hook & The Light Announce 4th and Final Melbourne Show

Fri 21st Feb 2015 Testing Grounds, Melbourne by Mary Boukouvalas

The response to Peter Hook & The Light’s Australian Tour performing the Factory Records album’s “Substance” by Joy Division & New Order this October has been overwhelming. With 2 shows now Sold Out at the Corner Hotel, Melbourne fans received a special bonus show with Peter Hook & The Light playing both the Joy Division albums Unknown Pleasures & Closer in full that show is NOW SOLD OUT but fans will get will now get a second show performing both Unknown Pleasures & Closer in full on Tuesday 3rd October. This will be the 4th and final Melbourne show.

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Joy Divison’s debut masterpiece Unknown Pleasures, with its iconic Peter Saville album art is regarded as a pioneering and influential post punk album. Produced by Martin Hannett it featured guilt-ridden, romantic and claustrophobic tracks such as “Disorder”, “Sheâ’s Lost Control, “Shadow Play” and “New Dawn Fades”. The album has been named as one of the best albums of all-time by NME, Mojo, Pitchfork, Q, Rolling Stone and Spin.

“Unknown Pleasures is one of the best records ever made”NME

Closer the second and final album for Joy Division was highly acclaimed, and is often cited as Joy Division’s finest work. Featuring the tracks “Isolation”, “Heart and Soul” “Twenty Four Hours”, Closer was vital, impossible to resist or ignore. A flawless expression.

“Joy Division’s start-to-finish masterpiece.”Pitchfork

This Exclusive show happens Saturday 14th October Corner Hotel.

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