Tag: peter hook

Festival Review: Kendal Calling 2018

As you stroll through the gates of Lowther Deer Park, seeing the sun-kissed rolling hillside covered in tents, accompanied with the hum of expectant festival goers, you instinctively sense this is going to be another special year for Kendal Calling….

PLAYLIST: November 2016

A change in the season should spark a change in your listening habits, so you’re lucky we’ve put together a playlist to get you through those dark and drizzly November nights…   The House Of Love – ‘Shine On’ The…

ALBUM (TRACK-BY-TRACK): New Order ‘Music Complete’

Rating: Hooky-less, but with a few famous faces to take the attention away, New Order return with their first album in a decade – and that’s not the only first. Their first collection without Peter Hook’s low-swung bass-lines is also…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Victorious Festival

Name: Victorious Festival Where: Southsea Seafront When: 29th – 30th August Headliners: The Flaming Lips and Ray Davies Also Featuring: Primal Scream, Super Furry Animals, Peter Hook & The Light, Basement Jaxx, Ella Eyre, Laura Mvula, We Are Scientists, The Darkness……

LIVE: Truck Festival, Oxfordshire 17-18.07.15

Since its beginnings back in 1998, Truck Festival has always kept itself on top of the ever-growing list of small festivals. Tucked away on Hill Farm in Steventon, Oxfordshire, this year saw a sell-out as music fans came to enjoy…

THE REST OF: New Order

Ah, the double-edged sword of The Best Of collection. To many they hold the ultimate in a band’s back catalogue – their Greatest Hits, the complete singles collection – and they’re not wrong; but anyone who really knows them knows that it’s…

12 Of The Best Music Memoirs

Alan McGee – Creation Stories: Riots, Raves and Running a Label In an alternative universe there’s a book called The Man Who Discovered Oasis – and that title alone would be enough to ensure you handed over your money. In this reality, however,…