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Buzzcocks: The Buzz Continues
17 Apr 2003 // 8:03 PM

Buzzcocks fans might be surprised to find that the group's new self-titled effort, its first of the new millennium, is a return to its hard-rocking roots. Fresh from some live dates in Australia, Shelley recently spoke to PopMatters about his recent projects and the Buzzcocks' plans for the future.

Howard Devoto: Interview with a Resurfacing Should-Have-Been Musical Legend
31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM

Howard Devoto is one of those musicians who, if there were any justice at all in the world, would be hugely famous.


Buzzcocks: The Way
16 Nov 2014 // 8:05 PM

This leans towards hard rock rather than punk, back to the type of music prevalent when punk burst out, and which after all most punks grew up hearing.

Buzzcocks: Flat-Pack Philosophy
8 Mar 2006 // 5:00 PM

The new record from the British pop-punk legends largely trades in the darkness and aggression of its predecessor for a poppier, more melodic approach.


Buzzcocks: 19 May 2010 - Toronto
22 May 2010 // 12:30 AM

Despite being in their mid fifties, front man Pete Shelley and lead guitarist Steve Diggle performed an energy-packed and near gapless set of songs from their first two records, Another Music In A Different Kitchen and Love Bites.

Playing with Precise Abandon: The Buzzcocks in NYC
21 May 2010 // 2:00 AM

The Buzzocks storm New York playing their first two classic albums and associated singles and PopMatters chats with frontman Pete Shelley and cohort Steve Diggle.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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