Pete Shelley, lead singer of Buzzcocks, dies at 63

Co-founder of seminal punk band suffered suspected heart attack

Pete Shelley, lead singer of the punk band Buzzcocks, has died aged 63, his bandmates have said.

“It’s with great sadness that we confirm the death of Pete Shelley, one of the UK’s most influential and prolific songwriters and co-founder of the seminal original punk band Buzzcocks,” the band said on Thursday evening.

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Source: theguardian