Peter Hook today announced that he will return to North America this September with his band The Light to perform New Order’s first two albums — 1981′s Movement and 1983′s Power, Corruptions & Lies — in their entirety, as well as various singles and B-sides “from the corresponding period of the band’s history,” on an 11-date tour.
The tour, Hook’s first U.S. trek in two years, will also include a previously announced slot at Chicago’s Riot Fest, where he’ll perform an exclusive Joy Division set.
The trek opens Sept. 10 in Boston and continues through Sept. 28 in Denver, hitting Riot Fest sometime between Sept. 13 and 15 and also including a Seattle show that is part of that city’s Decibel Festival.
See full dates below.
Peter Hook and the Light North American tour dates:
Sept. 10: Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA
Sept. 13: Webster Hall, New York, NY
Sept. 13-15: Riot Fest, Chicago, IL (Joy Division set)
Sept. 14: The Trocadero, Philadelphia, PA
Sept. 18: Club soda, Montreal, QC
Sept. 19: The Hoxton, Toronto, ON
Sept. 21: Henry Fonda Theatre, Los Angeles, CA
Sept. 23: Venue, Vancouver, BC
Sept. 25: Decibel Festival, Neumo’s, Seattle, WA
Sept. 26: Wonder Ballroom, Portland, OR
Sept. 27: Mezzanine, San Francisco, CA
Sept. 28: Gothic Theatre, Denver, CO
PREVIOUSLY ON SLICING UP EYEBALLS
- Video: New Order plays ‘Bizarre Love Triangle,’ ‘I’ll Stay With You’ on Kimmel
- New Order announces U.S. tour in July leading up to Lollapalooza appearance
- Video: New Order play ‘Perfect Kiss,’ ‘Crystal’ at Coachella — via official webcast
- Peter Hook to play New Order’s ‘Movement,’ ‘Power, Corruption & Lies’ live in 2013