1 Sep 2008
Peter Hook Section 25 Live 
Peter Hook and Section 25 will be playing a selection of Joy Division, New Order and Section 25 songs as they embark on a 4-date European Tour together with Kevin Hewick supporting on all dates.

The four dates, in France, Belgium, The Netherlands and Germany, are now confirmed as follows:

November 2008

6 - Elysée Montmartre, Paris, France
7 - Ancienne Belgique, Brussels, Belgium
8 - Cultuurpodium Groene Engel, Os, Netherlands
9 - Kulturfabrik Krefeld e.V., Krefeld, Germany

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A Certain Ratio

"Manchester, 1978. In the beginning there were four: Jez Kerr (bass), Martin Moscrop (guitar/trumpet), Peter Terrel (guitar/effects) and Simon Topping (vocals/trumpet). Four thin boys with a name borrowed from a Brian Eno record, the intense, drummerless quartet initially drew influence from Wire, Eno, the Velvets and Kraftwerk, and gained a manager in Anthony Wilson of Factory Records.

"May 1979 saw the release of their first ACR single, the dark All Night Party, although the sound and musicianship of the band would be transformed by the arrival of funky drummer Donald Johnson (DoJo) in August. Over the next few months the band gigged widely, often with Joy Division as part of Factory packages, and recorded demos with producer Martin Hannett as well as a Peel session. Their support slot with Talking Heads on their UK tour in December 1979 set David Byrne on a new course, and provided the compelling live half of their chic cassette package The Graveyard and the Ballroom. Post-punk, ACR now reflected the influence of Funkadelic, George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, The Bar Kays and James Brown."

- intro to ACR Biography by James Nice (LTM)

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