The Buzzcocks is a punk band from England that formed in the 70s. They had a huge influence on the first punk rock wave in London and made their debut opening for the Sex Pistols in 1979. They recorded 4 albums together before disbanding in 1981. They reformed in 1989 and many different people have gone in and out of the band since then. The Buzzcocks opened for large bands like Pearl Jam and Nirvana in the 90s. They were most famous for being one of the first bands to successfully cross pop and punk music.