Hook performing at Nocturnal Culture Night on 13 January 2018
|Birth name||Peter Woodhead|
|Born||February 13, 1956|
|Instruments||Bass guitar, vocals|
|Other associated acts||Joy Division, New Order|
Peter Hook (né Woodhead; 13 February 1956) is an English singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist and record producer. He is best known as the bassist and co-founder of English rock bands Joy Division and New Order (whom The Smashing Pumpkins have done several covers of, such as "Isolation", "Transmission" and "Love Will Tear Us Apart"). Hook's son, Jack Bates, is the current touring bassist for The Smashing Pumpkins.