Album: Beating Hearts / Small Songs With Big Hearts
Release Date: August 2022
Music Genre: Punk Rock
Label: Burning Airlines
Release Country: United Kingdom
Record Type: 36 Tracks CD Album
Pete Shelley real name Peter McNeish (born 1955), Howard Devoto real name Howard Trafford (born 1952). They decide to start a band and chance upon a headline: "It's The Buzz, Cock!"
Apr 1, 1976
Pete Shelley - guitar, Howard Devoto - vocals, Garth Davies (Smith) - bass, Mick Singleton - drums. Notes: One gig. No released recordings.
Jul 20, 1976 - Feb 1977
Pete Shelley - Starway guitar, Howard Devoto - vocals, Steve Diggle (born 1956) - bass, John Maher - drums
Mar 11, 1977 - Oct 7, 1977
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar
John Maher - drums, Garth Smith - bass
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, John Maher - drums, Barry Adamson (on loan from MAGAZINE) - bass
Barry Adamson filled in on bass while they held auditions for a permanent bassist. This lineup played 6 dates in November to complete a tour. No released recordings.
Nov 1977 - Mar 6, 1981, (reformed) 1989, (reformed again) Jan 29 - Feb 18, 1992
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, keyboards, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals, John Maher - drums, Steve Garvey (born 1958) - bass
The reformed group toured, but released no studio recordings. In 1992 they performed 11 gigs in Europe. There were no studio recordings.
Jan 31, 1990 - Dec 22, 1991
Pete Shelley - guitar, vocals, Steve Diggle - guitar, vocals
Steve Garvey - bass, Mike Joyce (ex VICTIM, ex SMITHS) - drums
|1-2||I Don't Mind|
|1-7||Moving Away From The Pulsebeat|
|1-14||Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldnt've)|
|1-15||Love You More|
|1-16||What Do I Get?|
|Small Songs With Big Hearts|
|2-1||I Don't Mind|
|2-3||Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldnt've)|
|2-4||Mad Mad Judy|
|2-6||Moving Away From The Pulse Beat|
|2-9||You Say You Don't Love Me|
|2-10||Harmony In My Head|
|2-11||I Don't Know What To Do With My Life|
|2-15||Love You More|
|2-16||What Do I Get?|
Double jewelcase packaging with obi style strip on spine, two booklets/mini posters included with archive photos & info.
Disc one was recorded live at the Manchester Apollo 27/10/1978.
Disc two was recorded live at the London Rainbow 09/11/1979.