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(Topic ID: 231071)

Pete Shelley, Singer of The Buzzcocks dead @ 63


By vid1900

1 year ago



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  • Latest reply 1 year ago by Frippertron
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#1 1 year ago

Heart attack.

RIP Pete

Best Buzzcocks song - I wish I never Loved you:

#3 1 year ago

Best solo song

Pete Shelley "Homosapien"

#4 1 year ago

The Buzzcocks – “Orgasm Addict”

#5 1 year ago

He’s masturbating in heaven now.

#6 1 year ago

The Buzzcocks - Why Can't I Touch It

-1
#7 1 year ago

God rest his soul, whoever he is.

#8 1 year ago

Shocking !!!this minute I'm reading this news..
Remembering seeing the Buzzcocks in Marseille in 1993 after they got back together , every song played perfectly and felt like new even then.
He would kick anyone trying to come up the stage, great singer /songwriter , unique vision of punk-pop tunes played fast and brilliant melodies all the time , recognizable between a 1000 bands and never ever boring..
A true great artist for sure and built with Steve Diggle the best english band of the last 40 years, nothing less IMO ( all the great artists mentioning them as their influence is endless )
Sixteen again and hollow inside too all the same this minute
Wish I never read this tonight right now
RIP Pete Shelley , hope you're happy nowadays fovever

#9 1 year ago
Quoted from vid1900:

Best Buzzcocks song - I wish I never Loved you:

Harmony in my Head is the best Buzzcocks song, but Pete Shelley didn't sing it.

Ever Fallen In Love might still be better.

#10 1 year ago

Fond memories of seeing the Buzzcocks/Lunachicks in the late 90's. RIP

#11 1 year ago

Homosapien is one of my favorite songs. Ever fallen in Love is probably my favorite Buzzcocks song.

#12 1 year ago

Yesterday really really sucked.

Not more than two weeks ago I was playing some old Buzzcocks bootleg in my car, mentioning to my wife that we had to go the next time they came on tour. Damn it.

Did catch then 4 times on various reunion tours in the early-mid 90s. Good times.

#13 1 year ago

RIP. Buzzcocks were such a fun and energetic band.

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