Philip Cunningham (born 7 December 1974 in Macclesfield, Cheshire) is an English guitarist who is mostly known for being a member of the band New Order.

In 2001, Cunningham joined New Order, initially as a touring musician in place of Gillian Gilbert who had stepped back from live commitments to care for her children. At this time New Order were touring Get Ready, their first album in eight years, and were enjoying a renaissance, playing shows in Europe, Japan and the United States. Cunningham remained part of New Order for the 2005 album Waiting for the Sirens' Call, where he made his recording and co-writing debut with the band.

From 2007 to 2011 the band were on hiatus, but Cunningham was once again part of New Order's 2011 reunion concerts, this time with Gilbert also returning to the band.He continues to perform with the band to the present day.The albums he had done for New Order include:

  • Waiting for the Sirens' Call (2005)
  • Lost Sirens (2013)
  • Music Complete (2015)


New Order - The Perfect Kiss & Blue Monday (Live in Glasgow)

New Order - The Perfect Kiss & Blue Monday (Live in Glasgow)

Phil, 2006