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Re: The departed

Postby Mr Russell » 06 Dec 2018, 01:47

For those who loved Wrestling back in the 1980's, Englishman Thomas Billington aka The Dynamite Kid, has passed away aged 60.

He was part of the British Bulldogs tag team with Davey Boy Smith, i do remember watching them on ITV back in the 1980's at lunch time.

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Re: The departed

Postby cheffy007 » 06 Dec 2018, 21:23

Pete Shelley, legendary frontman of punk pioneers the Buzzcocks has died of a heart attack aged 63. Never forgotten, left a huge legacy in one of musics great movements. RIP
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Re: The departed

Postby Wigan White » 06 Dec 2018, 21:49

cheffy007 wrote:Pete Shelley, legendary frontman of punk pioneers the Buzzcocks has died of a heart attack aged 63. Never forgotten, left a huge legacy in one of musics great movements. RIP


Probably my favourite band. Seen them on numerous occasions.

RIP Pete.
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Re: The departed

Postby Sniffer » 06 Dec 2018, 22:11

Wigan White wrote:
cheffy007 wrote:Pete Shelley, legendary frontman of punk pioneers the Buzzcocks has died of a heart attack aged 63. Never forgotten, left a huge legacy in one of musics great movements. RIP


Probably my favourite band. Seen them on numerous occasions.

RIP Pete.


Saw them a couple of years ago, WW. Very sad.
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Re: The departed

Postby Another Northern Soul » 07 Dec 2018, 09:06

Wigan White wrote:
cheffy007 wrote:Pete Shelley, legendary frontman of punk pioneers the Buzzcocks has died of a heart attack aged 63. Never forgotten, left a huge legacy in one of musics great movements. RIP


Probably my favourite band. Seen them on numerous occasions.

RIP Pete.


Was shocked to hear this news last night, Pete Shelley was a real one-off for me. I know punk & new wave music is far from everyone's liking but the Buzzcocks had a unique sound and Shelley was the main reason for that. Great songwriter and frontman and such an unlikely pioneer in music during a very violent and aggressive phase.

I was lucky to be right in to that scene when the Buzzcocks charted etc but funnily enough haven't seen them gigging that often. RIP.
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Re: The departed

Postby SCOTTISH LEEDS » Yesterday, 13:47

Actress Sondra Locke, who was best known for making six movies with Clint Eastwood, has died at the age of 74.
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