Pete Townshend

Biography

'Guitar smashing, amp trashing, arms flailing, English songwriter famous for anthemic tunes and bittersweet ballads. Composer of Rock Opera's, film soundtracks and theatrical musical pieces. A spokesman for his generation'.

Read More

Confusion Reigns on First Night of The Who Tour as Pete Townshend Walks off Stage (Photos)

2nd November 2012 -

 News

"Where's Pete gone?" Confusion reigned on the first night of The Who's tourThe first night of The Who's tour in America got off to a shaky start in Sunrise, Florida last night (November 1, 2012)...

Pete Townshend Admits Child Pornography Investigation Was "Insane"

28th September 2012 -

 News

Pete Townshend, The Who guitarist has admitted in a recent interview that his decision and method in investigating child pornography was insane, but has also felt vilified by comments about him since, after the incident...

Pete Townshend: I Paid $7 For Child Pornography Images

28th September 2012 -

 News

Pete Townshend has broken his nine year silence on the child pornography scandal that threatened to derail his career. The legendary guitarist with The Who was arrested for downloading images of abused children, though has...

Pete Townshend Finally Breaks Silence On Child Porn Scandal

28th September 2012 -

 News

A mere nine years after the story first broke, Pete Townshend has broken his silence over the child pornography scandal at last, giving the ‘full’ story of events in his upcoming autobiography Who...

Pete Townshend Autobiography Gives Inside Track On Arrest

28th September 2012 -

 News

Fans wanting to find out about Pete Townshend's arrest following a child pornography incident in 2003 can read all about it in his new autobiography, reports The Guardian.The book - a candid insight into the...

Monterey Pop

4th January 2007 -

 Movie Review

For those of us who weren't yet born when the 1960's rock 'n' rolled around, Monterey Pop affords an affectionate glimpse of the music that influenced our parents to be hippies. From Otis Redding...

Back to top

Pete Townshend Images

More Pete Townshend Pictures

Back to top

Pete Townshend Interviews

Pete Townshend - Quadrophenia The Director's Cut

21st November 2011

Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of The Who celebrated the re-release of Quadrophenia: The Director's...

Back to top

Pete Townshend Related Artists

The Who

The Who

Back to top

Pete Townshend Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Pete Townshend

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All

Advertisement

Editors Recommendations

Young Guns - I Want Out Video

About to perform a sold-out show at Madame Jojo's in London this September (2014), Young Guns have released a video for...

Young Guns - I Want Out Video

Lucy Movie Review

Luc Besson gleefully combines two of his favourite movie elements - fit women and wildly insane action - in this raucous...

Lucy Movie Review

The MTV Video Music Awards Line-Up Has Been Announced

The line-up for MTV's VMAs has been announced, and now it's time to take...

The MTV Video Music Awards Line-Up Has Been Announced

Keep On, Keepin' On - Trailer

Justin Kauflin is a young piano genius who lost his sight following a rare eye condition, but who continued to be praised by the likes...

Keep On, Keepin' On Trailer

Could 'If I Stay' Beat 'Sin City 2' To Box-Office Top Spot?

For all the hype around the long-awaited sequel Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, it looks like it might be...

Could 'If I Stay' Beat 'Sin City 2' To Box-Office Top Spot?

Let's All Watch 'The Simpsons' For 12 Days and 12 Nights

Mecca for Simpsons fans has arrived, no pilgrimage necessary. The utopian moments...

Let's All Watch 'The Simpsons' For 12 Days and 12 Nights
Advertisement

'Motown The Musical' Tours The US - But What Else Do We Love About Detroit Music?

If anywhere has a legendary music scene in North America, it's Detroit, Michigan...

'Motown The Musical' Tours The US - But What Else Do We Love About Detroit Music?

Could Diana Ross Play At Glastonbury 2015?

Diana Ross is reportedly in talks with the organisers of Glastonbury festival to perform there...

Could Diana Ross Play At Glastonbury 2015?

Over A Year Later, Jay Z And Beyonce's Anniversary Trip To Cuba Got The "Okay" From The Treasury Dept

Cue the “no longer On The Run” jokes, as Beyonce and Jay Z are off the hook for...

Over A Year Later, Jay Z And Beyonce's Anniversary Trip To Cuba Got The


More recommendations

Comments

Trendmonger's picture

Trendmonger

Here's a BLOG For all the Pino Palladino FansHere to Bring You Da Nooze You're invited to celebrate http://www.myspace.com/warrencuccurullo postpersonsduranpartum expressionizm... NuEvO is born... DoUBLEyOuSEe aka warren cuccurullo, newLEE ree crEeAted... nuEvO musik for the masses... guitars from hell & beyond... drumming by none other than terry bozzio... live shows are in the works (& we mean really live really playin’) complete with vizual treetz... did i say treats... evree daze halloween in imaginon, so dress up... 6/6/06 in los angeles 12/08/06 nyc for the 50th imaginary bday bash... datz duh nooze... Playing Now Two tracks from the upcomming Playing In Tongues Project FortheMasses Think Kartoonz featuring terry bozzio on drums alex alessandroni piano, wurlitzer, clavinet simone sello rythm & slide gtr. ben wendell soprano sax manuel manglewell stagars live audio manglement doug lunn bass piano bizarro patane bass from space guests: neil carlill, vox... christopher white, vox al malkin as sid arthur & dr. seemaw feelmaw dale bozzio as miss tickle peter wolf synths pino palladino bass (sid arthurs message) music vizualiszt jarrell (EvrEE DaZe) pair

8 years 7 months ago
Report
View Comments

talentint's picture

talentint

Pete Townshend Live!!! Rachel Fuller presents "In the Attic" with Willy Mason, Rosehill Drive, and very special guest PETE TOWNSHEND!!! Show at the House of Blues Chicago this Thursday, September 28, 2006...329 N. Dearbourn, Chicago, IL

7 years 11 months ago
Report
View Comments