Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn’t’ve) by the Buzzcocks is not only one of the best classic pop punk songs ever, it’s also most likely the one with the most covers. We’ve collected 10 different versions. Which one do you prefer? Continue reading →
The great thing about punk was that finally even totally uncool weirdos like the guys from the Buzzcocks got a chance to form a band and get on stage. And they proved that losers write the best pop punk songs.
They formed in Bolton, near Manchester in 1976. Their early output featuring Howard Devoto on vocals was distinctly different (less pop, more punk) from their classic sound defined by the high-pitched, whiny vocals of Pete Shelley and the more gruff voice of fellow guitarist/songwriter Steve Diggle. Continue reading →