An Interview With New Order's Peter Hook

From Glaswegian riots to internecine court battles, New Order's is one of the great rock'n'roll stories. Stuart Clark meet the man who spares no blushes telling it....

Normally Peter Hook gets a 12 out of 10 for chirpiness,...

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