Pete Shelley DEAD

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  1. octophone

    octophone smack your lips (clap your teeth)

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    Punk legend. Buzzcocks singer/songwriter. Organised the first Sex Pistols show in Manchester, sparking off the careers of Joy Division, The Fall, even Morrissey in the doing so. Paid for the first recording session by The Fall.

    The music world is therefore pretty much unthinkable without him.

    63. Heart attack.
     
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  2. Rita

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    I obviously have no clue but RIP all the same.
     
  3. Shirley

    Shirley Worra load of old SHIT

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    :(

    I love this so much

     
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  4. octophone

    octophone smack your lips (clap your teeth)

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    "Homo Superior, In my interior" - I mean, surely people weren't THAT naive...

    Funny how this has fallen off the news quicker than Mark E Smith....I would have thought him a bigger deal what with Buzzcocks having pretty much invented the "indie label" as we once knew it and having had actual hits.
     
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    Very much :( all round. I’d quite forgotten about ‘Qu’est-ce-que c’est que ça ?’ and will have to buy that album instantly so Discogs here I come

    I thought he looked much better with age actually, but then again I suppose I would :side-eye:
     
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    I'm slightly :shock: to discover that he moved to Esthonia with his SECOND WIFE!
     
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    I thought the bi claim was just a cover. I mean dear God he made Marc look like Dave :side-eye:
     
  8. octophone

    octophone smack your lips (clap your teeth)

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    Do you prefer a little meat on the bones, Zu? I know one or two people who have quite the thing for what one of them described as "a pleasing chunk".
     
  9. Zu-Klara

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    Oh dear me yes. No pie traces, no point :(
     
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  10. Zu-Klara

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    That six-pack stomach lark has never done anything for me. Might as well buy a xylophone, and at least you'd get a lovely tune :disco:
     
  11. lolly

    lolly Rowena? From Kuwait?

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    Doesn't everyone love a bit of HEFT?
     
  12. Zu-Klara

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    Not if Tumblr was to be believed

    Apart from the more exclusive enclaves obviously :horny:
     
  13. FetchFugly

    FetchFugly closing in again

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    I'm not sure how I haven't heard Homosapien before, but I have been quite obsessed with it the last week. What a record. :disco:
     
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