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"Rock and roll music," Frank Sinatra once said, "is the most brutal, ugly, desperate, vicious form of expression it has been my misfortune to hear." Thankfully, not everyone shares his opinion. The rise of youth culture saw rock music become perhaps the most vital artform of the late 20th century, and its influence continues today. This memorial site was created to celebrate musical legends who still keep us rocking.
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Remembering the life, death and rock 'n' roll legacy of Pete Shelley

Pete Shelley (1955 – 2018) was the lead singer of the highly influential punk band the Buzzcocks. He died from a heart attack at the age of 63 at his home in Estonia. Shelley was one of the co-founders of the Buzzcocks, called the pioneers of pop punk. The band was inspired by the Sex Pistols and formed in Manchester in 1975. Shelley had a knack for writing strong pop hooks to go along with the intense energy of the band’s songs. Though the band never achieved superstardom, they...
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