Buzzkunst

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Buzzkunst
Buzzkunst cover.jpg
Studio album by ShelleyDevoto
Released 5 March 2002
Length 45:42
Label Cooking Vinyl
Producer ShelleyDevoto
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Alternative Press 4/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork 7.0/10[3]
PopMatters favourable[4]
Q 3/5 stars[5]
Uncut 5/5 stars[6]

Buzzkunst is the first and, to date, only studio album by former Buzzcocks members Pete Shelley and Howard Devoto, under the name ShelleyDevoto.

Track listing[edit]

All music written by Howard Devoto and Pete Shelley. All lyrics by Howard Devoto.

No. Title Length
1. "Can You See Me Shining?" 3:31
2. "Strain of Bacteria" 2:10
3. "Deeper" 2:53
4. "'Til the Stars in His Eyes Are Dead" 2:57
5. "On Solids" 3:28
6. "Self-Destruction" 3:50
7. "You Are Still There" 3:14
8. "God's Particle" 2:34
9. "A World to Give Away" 3:59
10. "Stupid Kunst" 3:15
11. "System Blues" 3:02
12. "So There I Was" 4:08
13. "Wednesday's Emotional Setup" 2:48
14. "Going Off" 3:46
15. "'Til The Stars In His Eyes Are Dead" (Live) (Video)  
16. "Going Off" (Live) (Video)  

Videos were recorded live at 'Irregular' in London on February 9, 2000.

Personnel[edit]

ShelleyDevoto

with:

  • Harrison Smith – tenor and soprano saxophone
  • Kay Hoffnung – background vocals

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kellman, Andy. "Buzzkunst - ShelleyDevoto : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards : AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 
  2. ^ Alternative Press: 83. May 2002.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ Tangari, Joe (23 June 2002). "Shelleydevoto: Buzzkunst | Albums Reviews | Pitchfork". Pitchfork. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 
  4. ^ Robinson, Charlotte (11 April 2002). "ShelleyDevoto: Buzzkunst < PopMatters". PopMatters. Retrieved 2 September 2012. 
  5. ^ Q: 114. February 2002.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. ^ Uncut: 104. March 2002.  Missing or empty |title= (help)