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New book on the early days of The Who hits the bookshelves this week!

September 14, 2014

New book on the early days of The Who hits the bookshelves this week!

Pete Townshend was once asked how he prepared himself for The Who’s violent live performances. His answer? ‘Pretend you’re in a war.’ For a band equally prone to furious infighting, this could have served as a motto. Between 1964 and 1969 T...

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The Who to perform on Stand Up to Cancer charity event airing Sept 5!

August 20, 2014

The Who to perform on Stand Up to Cancer charity event airing Sept 5!

The Who will be performing on September 2nd at a special charity event in London to help raise money for cancer research. They will join top recording artists and celebrities from film and television in the Stand Up To Cancer telethon tha...

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Pete Townshend has had an enormous impact on the world of music for 50 years as a composer, songwriter, guitarist, pianist, singer, electronic music pioneer, producer, literary author and editor, and as the creative force behind legendary rock band The Who.

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