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Roger Daltrey: 'I Was A Miserable Tourmate'

28th June 2011

The Who star Roger Daltrey has confessed he's no fun to be around on tour - because he often thinks his performances are terrible.In a recent interview with Intelligent Life magazine, his bandmate Pete Townshend...

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The Things They Say 22146

28th June 2011

"There's nobody I'd rather be on stage with than Pete. But equally, I don't want to be on stage with him destroying the last bit of his hearing. That would be completely foolish. He's a...

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Roger Daltrey Worried About Townshend's Biography

28th June 2011

Roger Daltrey isn't looking forward to reading The Who bandmate Pete Townshend's new book - because he fears what he'll learn about himself.The biography that landed Townshend in trouble with the law is to be...

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Roger Daltrey Scraps Solo Gigs

27th May 2011

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey has been forced to call off three summer (11) gigs in his native Britain due to poor ticket sales.The rocker was due to perform at Ragley Hall in Warwickshire, England...

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Roger Daltrey Thrills Sailing Songwriters With Covers Gig At Sea

14th May 2011

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey paid tribute to his country music heroes during a surprise show onboard the Queen Mary II cruise ship as it set sail from England to New York on Friday night...

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Daltrey Announces Tommy Dates

12th May 2011

Rocker Roger Daltrey has announced dates for his groundbreaking and ambitious Tommy tour.His band The Who never played the iconic album in its entirety but singer Daltrey will when he performs dates during a six-week...

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Moon Film Stalled Over Script

1st May 2011

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey has confirmed a film about his late bandmate Keith Moon has stalled over problems with the script.The musician has spent years working on the project, tentatively titled See Me Feel...

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Roger Daltrey Auditioned For American Idol Role

29th April 2011

American Idol bosses have revealed Roger Daltrey applied for a job on the show's judging panel, despite once branding TV talent contests a "joke".The Who rocker spoke out against the competition last year (10) during...

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Daltrey Tours Tommy With Townshend's Brother

27th April 2011

Roger Daltrey is to tour The Who's famous rock opera Tommy - with Pete Townshend's brother standing in on guitar.Singer Daltrey performed the My Generation hitmakers' seminal 1969 album in its entirety at a charity...

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Roger Daltrey Honours Entwistle At London Gig

25th March 2011

The Who star Roger Daltrey remembered the band's late bassist John Entwistle in an emotional tribute during a charity show in London on Thursday night (24Mar11).The legendary rocker took to the stage for a solo...

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Who Has The Best Harmonies

25th March 2011

Roger Daltrey reckons The Who's vocal harmonies were better than The Beach Boys'.The singer with the legendary 'My Generation' rockers performed a solo concert at London's Royal Albert Hall last night (24.03.11), where he paid...

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Pete Townshend Wishes He Didn't Join The Who

24th March 2011

Pete Townshend wishes he had never joined The Who.Despite the band being considered one of the greatest rock groups of all-time, the guitarist believes he could have been just as successful as a solo performer.'My...

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Pete Townshend Wanted To Destroy The Who

20th March 2011

Pete Townshend used to think The Who should "literally destroy themselves" to make an impact on the music industry.The 65-year-old rocker - who was the guitarist and songwriter in the band -was keen to adopt...

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Mick Jones Rocks With Roger Daltrey

17th March 2011

Roger Daltrey and Mick Jones performed together at the official premiere of the W London - Leicester Square hotel last night (16.03.11) which saw North, South, East and West London come together to celebrate.The Who...

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Gallagher: 'Daltrey Saved My Voice'

1st March 2011

Former OASIS rocker LIAM GALLAGHER has credited ROGER DALTREY with saving his singing voice - by teaching him the importance of warm-up exercises.Gallagher admits he scoffed at The Who frontman when he advised him to...

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Liam Gallagher Doesn't Do Proper Vocal Warm Ups

28th February 2011

Liam Gallagher doesn't do proper vocal warm ups because he doesn't want to sound like Chris Martin. The Beady Eye vocalist - famed for his gravelly rock 'n' roll singing style - keeps his pre-show...

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Roger Daltrey's Duet With Foo Fighters At Nmes Was Unplanned

25th February 2011

ROGER DALTREY had not planned to perform with the FOO FIGHTERS at Britain's NME Awards on Wednesday night (23Feb11) - revealing the rock collaboration happened "on the spot".The Who legend appeared on stage with frontman...

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Roger Daltrey Will Give Up Music For Art

16th February 2011

Roger Daltrey plans to give up music to be an artist.The 66-year-old Who rocker - who will perform his group's classic album 'Tommy' at London's Royal Albert Hall - thinks he only has a few...

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Daltrey: 'Gallagher Is A Sweetheart Compared To Moon'

16th February 2011

ROGER DALTREY can't understand why rocker LIAM GALLAGHER is labelled "difficult" - insisting he's a pleasure to deal with in comparison to his late THE WHO bandmate KEITH MOON.The musician has signed up Gallagher's new...

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Daltrey's Delight At Beady Eye 'Triumph'

10th February 2011

Rocker ROGER DALTREY was delighted when LIAM GALLAGHER's new band BEADY EYE signed up to play at his annual charity gigs - branding the coup a personal "triumph".The Who frontman stages a yearly series of...

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Beady Eye Sign Up For Daltrey's Cancer Benefit Gig

7th February 2011

LIAM GALLAGHER's new band BEADY EYE is to play its biggest show to date after signing on to headline ROGER DALTREY's upcoming Teenage Cancer Trust fundraising series of concerts at London's Royal Albert Hall.Gallagher and...

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Beady Eye To Perform At Charity Gig

7th February 2011

Liam Gallagher will follow in his brother Noel's footsteps by performing at the Teenage Cancer Trust's charity concert next month. The Beady Eye frontman and his former Oasis bandmates guitarist Gem Archer and bassist Andy...

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Daltrey Lands Star-studded Line-up For Cancer Charity Gigs

7th February 2011

Rocker ROGER DALTREY has recruited THE FEELING, TINIE TEMPAH and LIAM GALLAGHER's new band BEADY EYE to perform at his annual cancer charity gigs in Britain.The Who rocker founded the Teenage Cancer Trust concert series...

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Daltrey Joins All-star Line-up At Farner Benefit

17th January 2011

ROGER DALTREY and AC DC bass player CLIFF WILLIAMS have joined the list of rockers teaming up for a benefit concert in New York to raise cash to cover the medical expenses of GRAND FUNK...

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Daltrey Could Lose Voice 'At Any Time'

13th January 2011

ROGER DALTREY is treasuring "every minute" he can sing with THE WHO because his doctor has warned him he could lose his voice "at any time".The British rocker underwent surgery to remove a pre-cancerous growth...

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The Things They Say 19766

11th January 2011

"I wanna get ROGER DALTREY as the prison warden. I met him and told him I'd love him to do it. I know he can act. He's really good." British singer/actor PLAN B is hoping...

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Daltrey Was Recovering From Secret Throat Surgery At Super Bowl Gig

5th January 2011

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has fired back at critics who savaged his 2010 Super Bowl performance, revealing he underwent surgery to remove a pre-cancerous growth from his throat just weeks before the big concert.The...

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Rockers Get Arty For Charity

26th November 2010

ROGER DALTREY, JOHNNY BORRELL and FATBOY SLIM have shown off their artistic sides to design one-off canvas pieces for charity.Jude Law, Dominic Cooper, David Essex, Tony Hadley and the Stereophonics are also among the stars...

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The Things They Say 19219

25th November 2010

"I can paint. I'm not a particularly good painter but it's something I'm turning to more as I get older. But I've never been particularly passionate about art. At least not in the same way...

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Daltrey Joins Rockers In Crusade Against Cowell

19th November 2010

ROGER DALTREY is the latest rocker to take aim at SIMON COWELL over his U.K. talent show THE X FACTOR - branding the hit show a "slump" the music industry must recover from.The Who legend's...

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