After the success of his 2010 ‘Unknown Pleasures’ 30th Anniversary Tour, Joy Division bassist, Peter Hook, will return to Australia in 2012 with his band The Light, to play the classic album Closer, in full, sequentially and in track order, with shows in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Adelaide. The tour is a celebration of the legacy of the music of Joy Division who have become one of the most revered bands in musical history and their influence remains strong with many bands and fans world.
Peter Hook is a founding member of two of the most significant bands in popular musical history – Joy Division and New Order – and a legend in his own right. His 2010 Australian ‘Unknown Pleasures’ Tour was a huge success with sell-out shows at Melbourne’s Palais Theatre, and the Enmore in Sydney. Hooky and the music of Joy Division was received with open arms by grateful fans who, 30 years on, still hold this phenomenal contribution to musical history close to their hearts.
A stunning beautiful and emotive work, Closer remains as relevant now as it was on its release. Don’t miss your chance to witness this epic Joy Division experience, live!