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Pete Townshend posts heartfelt tribute to David Bowie

January 12, 2016

Pete Townshend posts heartfelt tribute to David Bowie

Pete Townshend has issued a lovely statement about his longtime friend David Bowie. In his blog posted on thewho.com yesterday, Pete said “For those who were his fans he was a charismatic and exotic creature and still gloriously beautiful e...

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Check out our new 1990’s solo gigography page!

December 11, 2015

Check out our new 1990’s solo gigography page!

A new history page for Pete Townshend’s solo gigs from the 1990’s is now up in the Gigography section! The article features photos, videos, setlists, and band lineups of the Psychoderelict shows from 1993, his solo acoustic tour with Jon Ca...

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Classic Quadrophenia premieres on PBS

November 27, 2015

Classic Quadrophenia premieres on PBS

Pete Townshend's Classic Quadrophenia Live From The Royal Albert Hall premieres on PBS stations beginning November 28, 2015! Check your local PBS TV schedule listings to find out when it is playing in your city. For more information about ...

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Music of the spheres - the orchestral music of Pete Townshend

November 14, 2015

Music of the spheres - the orchestral music of Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend has often described hearing incredible orchestral music in his head as a young child that he refers to as the “music of the spheres”.  These early experiences with celestial music have helped inspire one of the greatest ...

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Pete Townshend discusses using Audient consoles in his recording studio

November 9, 2015

Pete Townshend discusses using Audient consoles in his recording studio

Pete Townshend has given a glowing endorsement for Audient consoles in a video that was shot in one of his small home studios. He talks about his recording process using the compact 16-channel Audient ASP4816 recording mixer/console. Chec...

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Listen to Travelator Part 2 by Pete Townshend and Jean-Michel Jarre!

October 16, 2015

Listen to Travelator Part 2 by Pete Townshend and Jean-Michel Jarre!

Here is a sneak peak at Travelator Part 2, the brand new song by Jean-Michel Jarre and Pete Townshend that is featured on Jarre’s new album Electronica 1: The Time Machine. The album was released in the UK and on iTunes and Spotify today,...

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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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