Buzzcocks Co-Founder Pete Shelley Dies at 63

The band confirmed "with great sadness" Shelley's death and called him "one of the U.K.'s most influential and prolific songwriters."

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LONDON (AP) — Pete Shelley, the singer-songwriter and co-founder of the punk band the Buzzcocks, has died at age 63. On Thursday, the band confirmed "with great sadness" his death and called him "one of the U.K.'s most influential and prolific songwriters." The Buzzcocks announced in a tweet on its website. It did not elaborate on the details of Shelley's death but said that more information would be released later. The Buzzcocks were part of… Read at AP News

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