• News Feeds
Page last updated at 06:51 GMT, Tuesday, 10 April 2012 07:51 UK

Peter Hook on the Hacienda at 30


In its heyday, the Hacienda in Manchester called itself the most famous music club in the world.

In a few weeks time, Manchester will be marking the 30th anniversary of the opening of the city's iconic club.

Jointly owned at the time by Factory Records and the band New Order, three decades on, much of the music it grew out of and championed is surprisingly back in fashion.

Mark Coles caught up with former New Order and Joy Division bass player Peter Hook to find out why.

Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2019 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific