Speaking to NME concerning the new gig, Hook mentioned: “It was the church that Ian used to go to as a child, he was within the choir. We obtained concerned and did a charity gig to reserve it, which we did – it’s nonetheless there.
“We performed each Joy Division tune ever written and recorded in a single go. It took over 4 hours and I used to be immensely pleased with it.
“It was robust, it was utterly silly and ridiculous, however in the long run we did it and it felt completely fantastic to play the entire library of my completely favorite band.”
Not solely was the gig in tribute to Curtis, but it surely additionally featured an introduction from Howard Marks, the well-known drug smuggler-turned-author who interviewed Hook on quite a lot of events.