Bass guitar on Minimal? Peter Hook perhaps?

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Bass guitar on Minimal? Peter Hook perhaps?

#1 Post by Danimal »

Almost made this into a poll, but that would be taking it too far...
So, does the mighty Peter Hook actually play on Minimal (he has DJed with the PSB in recent years), or is Chris playing a Hookyesque sample; or perhaps is Trevor Horn playing the bass (or maybe Neil, he did play bass on Opportunities) in Peter Hook's style?
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#2 Post by fluffmoln »

With all due respect, it isn't really hard to play it like that, so it really could be anyone. But since Mr. Horn will be playing the bass guitar on the BBC Radio 2 performance, my bet is that's him on Minimal as well.

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#3 Post by Deschanel »

Meant to sound like Hook/ New Order, I think. He'd be quite expensive for some simple chords (as said above).
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#4 Post by ! »

My brother thinks it's him! He said Hooky as soon as he heard it :D

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#5 Post by Joemoz »

It would explain why they kept such an uninspired part of the song in. But it is so generic that anyone could have done it.
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#6 Post by Leeds City Boy »

Obviously you haven't heard any of the Jacques Lu Cont/Thin White Duke remixes of various tracks from the last few years!!

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#7 Post by seriously »

In any case, this is the most New Order"y" sound from the PSB ever.

Joe, would you agree that S+G sounds a bit like Morrissey? Everytime I hear it, I think of Moz singing it...
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Leeds City Boy wrote:Obviously you haven't heard any of the Jacques Lu Cont/Thin White Duke remixes of various tracks from the last few years!!
I'm sure I posted this earlier, but it's not showing up...anyway I'll post it again >_<

Stuart Price would do an awesome remix of this! If they do decide to release this as a single they should definitely ask him to do a remix!...in fact, any song with a remix from him would be great! :D

All his mixes are killer!

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#9 Post by StevePSB »

It's a very N.O. sounding track name IMHO.


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! wrote:
Leeds City Boy wrote:Obviously you haven't heard any of the Jacques Lu Cont/Thin White Duke remixes of various tracks from the last few years!!
I'm sure I posted this earlier, but it's not showing up...anyway I'll post it again >_<

Stuart Price would do an awesome remix of this! If they do decide to release this as a single they should definitely ask him to do a remix!...in fact, any song with a remix from him would be great! :D

All his mixes are killer!
I agree...this track is perfect for Price.


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#11 Post by Joemoz »

seriously wrote:In any case, this is the most New Order"y" sound from the PSB ever.

Joe, would you agree that S+G sounds a bit like Morrissey? Everytime I hear it, I think of Moz singing it...
Hmm...only a small bit I should think. But yeah, I guess there is something reminiscent in the style of the song. I wouldn't have thought about it if you hadn't mentioned it though.
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#12 Post by minimal »

the bass sounds like peter hook indeed but i don't think it's played by him. it's a nice thing anyway. why should this be uninspired?

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#13 Post by Darkstar »

I'm so sure that is Peter Hook...Too New Order! 8)
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