Peter Hook

Watch Mark Lanegan Join Peter Hook For Joy Division’s “Atmosphere” In London

Peter Hook was dealing with a two-year legal dispute with his former band New Order up until September. Thankfully he’s put the bricks down and…
Sophie Israelsohn | December 20, 2017 - 11:06 am

New Order Settle Legal Dispute With Peter Hook

In 2015, former New Order bassist Peter Hook sued the remaining members of the band over royalties that he claimed that he was due. The…
James Rettig | September 20, 2017 - 10:32 am

Peter Hook Announces Massive New Order Memoir

Peter Hook, the estranged former bassist of both New Order and Joy Division, has already written two memoirs: The Hacienda: How Not To Run A
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2016 - 8:53 am

New Order On Peter Hook: “He Decided To Leave The House, And Now He’s Outside It, Chucking Bricks Through The Window”

Last month, Peter Hook filed a lawsuit against his former band, claiming that New Order owed him over £2.3 million in unpaid royalties. The remaining…
James Rettig | December 16, 2015 - 4:13 pm

Peter Hook Sues New Order

New Order returned with their first album of new material in over a decade earlier this year, and now former bassist Peter Hook is suing…
James Rettig | November 30, 2015 - 12:09 pm

Bernard Sumner Teases “Old-Fashioned” New Order LP, First Without Peter Hook

New Order went on hiatus for a few years after their acrimonious 2007 split with longtime bassist Peter Hook. But they got back together in…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2015 - 10:38 am

Watch Billy Corgan Cover “Love Will Tear Us Apart” With Joy Division’s Peter Hook

Billy Corgan and Jeff Schroeder joined Joy Division's Peter Hook on stage at Chicago's Metro Cabaret on Friday night where Hook was playing a show…
James Rettig | November 17, 2014 - 8:42 am

Peter Hook Reviews Bernard Sumner’s Autobiography (Spoiler Alert: He Doesn’t Like It)

The former Joy Division and New Order bandmates Peter Hook and Bernard Sumner have been publicly feuding ever since 2007, when Hook left New Order…
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2014 - 9:13 am

Mani Made Peter Hook Cry

Not really, but it's definitely the week for old(er) music dudes to be hurting folks' feelings. This situation with Mani and Peter Hook's a bit…
Brandon Stosuy | September 10, 2010 - 9:51 am