EntertainmentBuzzcocks Leader Pete Shelley Dies at 63

23:30  06 december  2018
23:30  06 december  2018 Source:   variety.com

John Rogers Dies: President of Comic-Con International

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Peter Campbell McNeish (born 17 April 1955 in Leigh, Lancashire), known professionally as Pete Shelley , is an English singer, songwriter and guitarist, best known as the leader of Buzzcocks . Shelley was born to Margaret and John McNeish at 48 Milton Street, in Leigh.

Martin Rushent, who produced records by such acts as Human League, Buzzcocks , XTC and the Stranglers, has died . Then, in the early '80s, he became a producer in the burgeoning new wave and punk scene, working with everyone from Generation X and the Buzzcocks to Altered Image and the

Buzzcocks Leader Pete Shelley Dies at 63 © 2018 Shirlaine Forrest Pete Shelley of Buzzcocks performs during Sounds of the City at Castlefield Bowl on July 6, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shirlaine Forrest/WireImage) Pete Shelley, the lead singer of influential punk rock band Buzzcocks has died in Estonia. He was 63.

The BBC reported that he died on Thursday of a suspected heart attack.

The band is known for hits like “Ever Fallen in Love,” “Orgasm Addict” and “What Do I Get.”

Buzzcocks Leader Pete Shelley Dies at 63 © 1978 Gus Stewart Pete Shelley of Buzzcocks performs on stage at The Roundhouse, London, 28th May 1978. (Photo by Gus Stewart/Redferns) Buzzcocks formed in 1976 with Shelley and Howard Devoto, who left the band in 1977 to form Magazine.

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dies at 95

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dies at 95 Lee was the creator of dozens of now-iconic comic-book heroes, including Spider-Man, X-Men, the Avengers, the Fantastic Four and Black Panther. All of those characters have since been adapted into hugely popular budget-busting films, most of which were made after entertainment giant Disney bought Marvel for $4 billion in 2009. In a tweet Monday, Disney CEO Robert Iger said "Stan had the power to inspire, to entertain, and to connect. The scale of his imagination was only exceeded by the size of his heart." Iger tweet Lee's work creating characters for Marvel spanned the 1960s and into the early 1970s.

Pete Shelley . Real Name: Peter Campbell McNeish. Lead singer of the seminal punk band The Buzzcocks , Pete Shelley embarked on a solo career in the early 80s. Working with producers Martin Rushent and Stephen Hague he crafted dance floor friendly synth pop.

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