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Jack has played over 600 shows all around the world for both Peter Hook & The Light and The Smashing Pumpkins. See below for a selection of features, reviews & interviews...


Articles


Bass Magazine (Feature Interview - 2019) - https://issuu.com/bassmagazine/docs/bass_issue5_ph2_issuu/34


Bass Player Magazine (Article - 2018) - https://www.bassplayer.com/artists/jack-bates-son-of-legendary-joy-division-and-new-order-bass-player-peter-hook-joins-the-smashing-pumpkins


No Treble (Article - 2018) - http://www.notreble.com/buzz/2018/04/03/smashing-pumpkins-tour-to-feature-jack-bates/


Featured Interviews


Bass Magazine (Feature Interview - 2019) - https://issuu.com/bassmagazine/docs/bass_issue5_ph2_issuu/34


Interview with HBO Brazil (2011) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMqW4rqB3_0


Interview with Stero Embers Magazine (2014) - http://stereoembersmagazine.com/just-couldnt-prouder-interview-jack-bates-peter-hook-light/


Appearance on 'Hour of Goon' podcast with Peter Hook, Eric Avery, Jeordie White & Fred Sablan (2016) - http://podbay.fm/show/1095460851/e/1475046000?autostart=1


Peter Hook & Jack Bates interview for Yamaha Guitars: Part 1 (2017) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nw9PaxErJDk


Peter Hook & Jack Bates interview for Yamaha Guitars: Part 2 (2017) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoSakNth1yw


Interview with Bass Player Magazine (2017) - http://www.bassplayer.com/artists/1171/peter-hook-bringing-joy-division-and-new-order-to-new-audiences-with-the-light/63730


Feature for Yamaha Guitars with The Music Zoo (2018) - https://www.themusiczoo.com/blogs/news/jack-bates-of-the-smashing-pumpkins-demos-the-yamaha-bb700-series-bass


Peter Hook & The Light - Live Reviews


http://louderthanwar.com/peter-hook-the-light-manchester-28th-sept-2014-live-review/


http://www.ukmusicreviews.co.uk/gigreviews/gig-review-peter-hook-the-light/


http://www.brightonandhoveindependent.co.uk/whats-on/music/review-songs-of-substance-from-peter-hook-the-light-in-brighton-1-7861742


http://crypticrock.com/peter-hook-and-the-light-enchant-nyc-9-22-16/


http://www.spin.com/2010/12/peter-hook-revives-joy-division-live-and-wow/


https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/whats-on/music-nightlife-news/review-peter-hook-manchester-apollo-11900745


https://medium.com/urymusic/peter-hook-and-the-light-roundhouse-review-ef72590b1899


http://stereoembersmagazine.com/peter-hook-and-the-light-live-at-manchester-cathedral-review/


https://www.ambientlightblog.com/peter-hook-light-auckland-nz-2017/


http://spillmagazine.com/spill-live-review-peter-hook-light-venue-vancouver/


The Smashing Pumpkins - Live Reviews


https://www.billboard.com/amp/articles/columns/rock/8465415/smashing-pumpkins-billy-corgan-james-iha-jimmy-chamberlin-siny-oh-so-bright-tour?sessionid=DTxabzDO2MESpXQElqhoFJEbziYicPE7SgoP42XCaOE


http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4151948-shiny-and-oh-so-bright--smashing-pumpkins-live-in-baltimore


https://www.spin.com/2018/08/smashing-pumpkins-reunion-review-madison-square-garden/


https://www.nme.com/reviews/live/smashing-pumpkins-mammoth-shiny-oh-bright-show-nostalgic-emotional-full-hearted-trip


http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/music/ct-ent-smashing-pumpkins-united-center-review-0815-story.html


https://www.laweekly.com/music/smashing-pumpkins-big-bright-reunion-at-the-forum-9828332


https://www.theportalmagazine.com/concert-reviews/smashing-pumpkins-the-scotiabank-saddledome/