Come November it will be time for 1985’s Low-Life and 1986’s Brotherhood to have the spotlight. The excursion will mark the first time the albums have been performed in full in North America.
In addition to playing all of the tracks on the albums, Hook & Co. will show off singles and B-sides from New Order’s most prolific period, dating 1983 up to 1987, including “Confusion,” “True Faith” and “Thieves Like Us.” Plus, before running through the album performances the Light will share a selection of Joy Division material.
Here’s the itinerary:
Nov. 4 – Austin, Texas, The Mohawk
Nov. 6 – Philadelphia, Pa., Trocadero Theatre
Nov. 7 – New York, N.Y., Irving Plaza Powered By Klipsch
Nov. 8 – Boston, Mass., Royale Nightclub Boston
Nov. 10 – Montreal, Quebec, Theatre Telus
Nov. 11 – Toronto, Ontario, The Danforth Music Hall
Nov. 13 – Ferndale, Mich., The Magic Bag
Nov. 14 – Chicago, Ill., Metro / Smart Bar
Nov. 15 – Minneapolis, Minn., Fine Line Music Cafe
Nov. 17 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Venue
Nov. 18 – Seattle, Wash., Neumos
Nov. 20 – Portland, Ore., Wonder Ballroom
Nov. 21 – San Francisco, Calif., Mezzanine
Nov. 22 – Los Angeles, Calif., The Fonda
An American Express cardmember presale began today for select dates. Additional presales – including Live Nation, Music Geeks and Citi – begin Thursday, March 6. Tickets go on sale to the public Friday, March 7.
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