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Formed: 1975 in Manchester, England
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Classical
Group Members: Barry Adamson, Howard Devoto, Pete Shelley, Steve Diggle, Steve Garvey, John Maher, Garth Smith, Mike Joyce, Phil Barker, Tony Barber, ...See All
Biography: Formed in Manchester, England, in 1975, the Buzzcocks were one of the most influential bands to emerge in the initial wave of punk rock. With their crisp melodies, driving guitars, and guitarist Pete Shelley's biting lyrics, the Buzzcocks were one of the best, most influential punk bands. The Buzzcocks ...Read full biography
Released: 2003
Label: Merge
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On-stage, the reunited Buzzcocks have been a consistently superb live act since Pete Shelley and Steve Diggle began making the rounds again in 1989, but the second edition of the band hasn't had quite ...Read full review
All Set
Released: 1996
Label: I.R.S. Records
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Hooking up with Neill King as producer for All Set was an amusing turn on the part of the Buzzcocks, given that King had engineered Dookie, the breakthrough album from open Buzzcocks worshippers Green ...Read full review