I Think The Buzzcocks Are A Horribly Underated Band

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    Everybody's Happy ...

    I met Howard Devoto (ex-early Buzzcocks) when he was with Magazine who were also a greatly under-rated band.  I met Pete Shelley at one of Magazine's gigs at Essex University ... must have been in the early eighties ... my memory isn't clear about it now ..... ... but the...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    15 Responses Dec 12, 2009

    Promises

    I heard this on the radio just before I came back on line, and it just reminds me what a wonderful band the Buzzcocks were. They had a punk-pop sensibility that is a joy every time you revisit it.  
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Aug 31, 2010

    Love You More

    They had such a great ear for a tune, their songs crammed with teenage ennui and yearning. I saw them in 1995 supporting the Sex Pistols and Iggy Pop in Finsbury Park in London, and they had lost none of their energy. 'Love you more' and 'Ever fallen in love', what tunes...
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 17, 2009

    Homosapian

    The solo single from Pete Shelley that got an unofficial ban from wunnerful Radio 1. 
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    Mar 30, 2011

    What Do I Get..................

    The Buzzcocks are one of those bands, which as I mature I have learnt to love more and more. When I first heard them I thought they were alright. They sounded like all the other early punk bands of the punk-movement. But as I listen to them more and more, I have begun to...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Dec 12, 2009
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