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RIP Pete Shelley
« on: December 07, 2018, 10:07:35 AM »
The finest songwriter from the punk era is dead at 63. Witty dude and a perfect gentleman.

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/dec/07/pete-shelley-buzzcocks-punk-appreciation

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Re: RIP Pete Shelley
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2018, 12:07:57 PM »
Yeah, was bummed to see that.  Grew up on his stuff.  It's the best.  Sadly, I never got off my ass to go see them.
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Re: RIP Pete Shelley
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2018, 01:28:09 PM »
Yeah, was bummed to see that.  Grew up on his stuff.  It's the best.  Sadly, I never got off my ass to go see them.

Caught them twice back in the day, And his post-Buzzcocks stuff was prettydamn good too.
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