Album: Singles Going Steady
Release Date: August 1981
Music Genre: Punk Rock
Release Country: United Kingdom
Record Type: 16 Tracks Vinyl LP Reissue
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
|A2||What Do I Get?|
|A3||I Don't Mind|
|A4||Love You More|
|A5||Ever Fallen In Love?|
|A7||Everybody's Happy Nowadays|
|A8||Harmony In My Head|
|B1||Whatever Happened To?|
|B7||Why Can't I Touch It?|
|B8||Something's Gone Wrong Again|
1981 reissue of 1980 United Artists version on the Liberty label.
This compilation ℗1979 Liberty-United Records (UK) Ltd.
Manufactured in the UK by EMI Records Limited
"Available on cassette" and TM 8111 GL are printed on the back sleeve.
TM 8111 GL indicates, the sleeve is by Garrod & Lofthouse