Manchester post-punk prophets Bernard Sumner, Stephen Morris, Peter Hook, and Ian Curtis of Joy Division (from left) at their TJ Davidson's practice pad in August 1979. In this rare shot, Sumner slings Hooky's Hondo Rickenbacker copy, while Peter picks on a Shergold Marathon 6-string bass. Hook provides a backstage view of the iconic band in his new memoir, Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division [It Books].
Review: Peter Hook "Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division"
Peter Hook’s high, droning melodies in Joy Division and New Order redefined rock bass.