Buzzcocks are a seminal English Punk band, formed in Bolton back in 1976 by Pete Shelley and Howard Devoto, as one of the notable bands of the Manchester Music Scene and the independent label movement.
The band are still very much active and releasing music, and on 18th Nov 2014, the band released their nineth studio album to day; The Way, as the follow up to 2006's Flat - Pack Philosophy LP. These ten tracks penned by the groups long standing core of Pete Shelley and Steve Diggle were recorded this year in London, and were produced by the band and Dave M Allen (best known for his production work with The Cure, Depeche Mode and Neneh Cherry).
The first track unveiled from the album is 'It's Not You'.
Physical order link here, or take a listen to the album in full below. The album is of course full of trademark Buzzcocks sounds, with straight up guitar chords, powerful melodies, and stomping rhythms.