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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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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