Exclusive! Rocket From the Crypt Cover The BuzzcocksRocket from The Crypt were always very smart when it came to cool ideas.

On the comeback trail this great tradition continues with each gig seeing the band selling a 100 copies of a special 400 pressing 7 inch single at the door.

We have been given the band’s cover of Buzzcocks Love Os Lies from the fab manchester punk heroes second album. The song is clearly not an obvious choice with the heartfelt acoustic ditty sung by Steve Diggle from the ‘cocks second album being given the full Rocket From the Crypt treatment…

Listen to the track below…


Manchester (Dec 1st) is the first show of the band’s current UK tour…rest of the dates below…


  • 1st Manchester – Gorilla
  • 2nd Newcastle – The Cluny
  • 3rd Glasgow – Classic Grand
  • 4th Leeds – Brudenell Social Club
  • 6th London – Koko
  • 7th Dublin – Button Factory
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Award winning journalist and boss of Louder Than War. In a 30 year music writing career, John was the first to write about bands such as Stone Roses and Nirvana and has several best selling music books to his name. He constantly tours the world with Goldblade and the Membranes playing gigs or doing spoken word and speaking at music conferences.


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