Buzzcocks

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Feb 1976
Pete Shelley real name Peter McNeish (born 1955), Howard Devoto real name Howard Trafford (born 1952). They decide to start a band and chance upon a headline: "It's The Buzz, Cock!"

Apr 1, 1976
Pete Shelley - guitar, Howard Devoto - vocals, Garth Davies (Smith) - bass, Mick Singleton - drums. Notes: One gig. No released recordings.

Jul 20, 1976 - Feb 1977
Pete Shelley - Starway guitar, Howard Devoto - vocals, Steve Diggle (born 1956) - bass, John Maher - drums

Mar 11, 1977 - Oct 7, 1977
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar
John Maher - drums, Garth Smith - bass

Nov 1977
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, John Maher - drums, Barry Adamson (on loan from MAGAZINE) - bass
Barry Adamson filled in on bass while they held auditions for a permanent bassist. This lineup played 6 dates in November to complete a tour. No released recordings.

Nov 1977 - Mar 6, 1981, (reformed) 1989, (reformed again) Jan 29 - Feb 18, 1992
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, keyboards, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals, John Maher - drums, Steve Garvey (born 1958) - bass
The reformed group toured, but released no studio recordings. In 1992 they performed 11 gigs in Europe. There were no studio recordings.

Jan 31, 1990 - Dec 22, 1991
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals
Steve Garvey - bass, Mike Joyce (ex VICTIM, ex SMITHS) - drums

Apr 21 - May 7, 1992
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals, Steve Garvey - bass, Steve Gibson (ex ICICLE WORKS) - drums. Ten gig tour in Australia and New Zealand. No released recordings.

Aug 25, 1992 - Apr 21, 2006
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals
Tony Barber - bass, Phil Barker - drums

Apr 21, 2006 - ???
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals
Tony Barber - bass, Danny Farrant - drums
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Buzzcocks Discography Tracks

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Buzzcocks - Another Music In A Different Kitchen album art Buzzcocks Another Music In A Different Kitchen (Album, Comp) United Artists Records France 1978 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Love Bites album art Buzzcocks Love Bites (Album, Comp) United Artists Records Japan 1978 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - A Different Kind Of Tension album art Buzzcocks A Different Kind Of Tension (Album, Comp) United Artists Records France 1979 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Live At The Roxy Club April '77 album art Buzzcocks Live At The Roxy Club April '77 (Album) Absolutely Free Records UK 1989 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Time's Up album art Buzzcocks Time's Up (Album) Document UK 1991 Sell This Version
none Buzzcocks - Demo LP album art Buzzcocks Demo LP(Cass, Album, Promo) Pacific (11) none UK 1991 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Entertaining Friends - Live At The Hammersmith Odeon March 1979 album art Buzzcocks Entertaining Friends - Live At The Hammersmith Odeon March 1979 (Album) EMI, EMI US 1992 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Trade Test Transmissions album art Buzzcocks Trade Test Transmissions (Album) Caroline Records US 1993 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - French album art Buzzcocks French (Album) DOJO Limited UK 1995 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Encore Du Pain album art Buzzcocks Encore Du Pain (Album) DOJO Limited UK 1995 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - All Set album art Buzzcocks All Set (Album) I.R.S. Records UK 1996 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Modern album art Buzzcocks Modern (Album, Comp) Go-Kart Records UK 1999 Sell This Version
Pilot 78 Buzzcocks - Beating Hearts / Small Songs With Big Hearts album art Buzzcocks Beating Hearts / Small Songs With Big Hearts(2xCD, Album) Burning Airlines Pilot 78 UK 2000 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Small Songs With Big Hearts album art Buzzcocks Small Songs With Big Hearts (Album) Get Back UK 2001 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Beating Hearts album art Buzzcocks Beating Hearts (Album) Get Back Italy 2001 Sell This Version
PIESD 259 Buzzcocks - Live In Paris album art Buzzcocks Live In Paris(CD) Castle Pie PIESD 259 UK 2001 Sell This Version
GET92 Buzzcocks - Fast Cars album art Buzzcocks Fast Cars(LP) Get Back GET92 Italy 2002 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Buzzcocks album art Buzzcocks Buzzcocks (Album) Cherry Red UK 2003 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Flat-Pack Philosophy album art Buzzcocks Flat-Pack Philosophy (Album) Cooking Vinyl UK 2006 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - 30 album art Buzzcocks 30 (Album) Cooking Vinyl Europe 2007 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - A Different Compilation album art Buzzcocks A Different Compilation (Album) Cooking Vinyl Europe 2011 Sell This Version
SECDP033 Buzzcocks - What Do I Get? album art Buzzcocks What Do I Get?(CD, Album + DVD) Secret Records Limited SECDP033 UK 2011 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - The Way album art Buzzcocks The Way (Album) Not On Label (Buzzcocks Self-released) US 2014 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - Live 1990 album art Buzzcocks Live 1990 (Album) Edsel Records Europe 2015 Sell This Version
Buzzcocks - London Town & Country Club 1992 album art Buzzcocks London Town & Country Club 1992 (Album) Edsel Records Europe 2015 Sell This Version

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