Articles tagged peter hook

Freebass: It’s a Beautiful Life

Joy Division, New Order, the Smiths, the Stone Roses, and Primal Scream are represented by the members of Freebass. Can the whole possibly come close to the sum of its parts?

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The Crystal Method: Divided By Night

While the vocalists and instrumentalists involved certainly contribute to a varied and interesting listen, many of those guests are either poorly chosen or awkwardly integrated into the sound.

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Ode to Joy: Joy Division / Control (2007)

The most revolutionary thing about punk wasn’t the music, though it’s hard to imagine that ‘70s listeners were ready for the Ramones/Sex

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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