Tag: Hacienda

Substance: Inside New Order (Dey Street Books)

Peter Hook’s long-awaited final entry into his trilogy about his career is a hefty tome that is at times funny, angry, sad, and frustrating, but Substance is, ultimately, a love letter to the band that, for better or worse, made him the man he is.

T-Coy: Carino + Singles (LTM Recordings)

T-Coy was the brief Manchester-based dance trio of Hacienda DJ Mike Pickering, A Certain Ratio‘s Simon Topping, and keyboardist Ritchie Close. After the split of Topping and Pickering’s group Quando Quango, the two hooked up with Close and set out to make sounds inspired by their shared love of House music. What happened, though, was… Read More ›