Peter Hook to play Joy Division’s ‘Unknown Pleasures’ on US tour

Gigs begin in Washington, DC in December

Peter Hook has announced he is set to take Joy Division‘s classic album ‘Unknown Pleasures’ on a tour of the US.

Joined by his band The Light, the bassist will embark on a nine-date trek, beginning in Washington, DC on December 1.

Earlier this year, Hooky played ‘Unknown Pleasures’ in full at Manchester’s FAC 251, on the 30th anniversary of the death of former bandmate Ian Curtis.

Peter Hook will play the following:

Washington, DC 9:30 Club (December 1)
Philadelphia, PA Voyeur (2)
New York, NY Webster Hall (3)
Boston, MA Royale Nightclub (4)
Chicago, IL Double Door (6)
Seattle, WA Showbox At The Market (7)
Portland, OR Doug Fir (9)
San Francisco, CA Mezzanine (10)