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Daltrey's Love Of Fighting

2nd November 2007

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY liked nothing more than a good fight when he was younger. The Won't Get Fooled Again rocker admits he liked to throw a punch or two whenever a brawl arose....

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The Who Offer Fans New Pay-to-play Fansite

1st November 2007

Rockers THE WHO are to introduce a subscription service website for fans. The new site will go live on Monday (05Nov07) and will offer fans access to live footage, archived videos and one-of-a-kind merchandise. The...

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Sharon-dannii 'Row' Before Exit

23rd October 2007

X-Factor judges Sharon Osbourne and Dannii Minogue reportedly clashed before the older talent spotter walked out of Saturday's results show.The Daily Mirror reports that the two stars had a row an hour before the show...

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'Sharon-dannii Row Before Exit'

23rd October 2007

X-Factor judges Sharon Osbourne and Dannii Minogue reportedly clashed before the older talent spotter walked out of Saturday's results show.The Daily Mirror reports that the two stars had a row an hour before the show...

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Lost Who Footage Unearthed For New Dvd

23rd September 2007

Lost footage of THE WHO has been unearthed for a new film about the British rockers. Never-before-seen concert and archival footage will feature on new DVD package Amazing Journey: The Story of the Who. Band...

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Daltrey Predicts Doherty Death

6th September 2007

THE WHO legend ROGER DALTREY is convinced troubled British rocker PETE DOHERTY will die young. Daltrey has lost two of his bandmates to drink and drug problems - drummer Keith Moon died in 1978 of...

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Townshend Selling Ferrari Online

25th July 2007

THE WHO rocker PETE TOWNSHEND is selling his 1999 Ferrari 550 Maranello online. The guitarist is hoping to get just under $100,000 (GBP50,000) for the metallic blue sportscar on AutoBlog.com. The car is said to...

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Daltrey Attacks British Government Over Royalty Law

25th July 2007

THE WHO's ROGER DALTREY has launched a stinging attack on the British government, accusing Prime Minister Gordon Brown of failing to look after the country's musicians by protecting their royalties. The rocker, 63, is angry...

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Rockers Pay Tribute To Entwistle At Charity Show

16th July 2007

AC DC stars BRIAN JOHNSON and CLIFF WILLIAMS joined late rocker JOHN ENTWISTLE's longtime drummer STEVE LUONGO to honour the dead THE WHO star in Atlantic City, New Jersey last week (12Jul07). Johnson and Williams...

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Glastonbury Organiser Wants To Attract More Kids

13th July 2007

The organiser of Glastonbury festival has unveiled plans to attract more teenagers to next year's event.Michael Eavis claims that too high a proportion of the 180,000 people who attended last month's festival were in their...

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Coxon And Weller Collaboration Set For Release

4th July 2007

A collaboration between Graham Coxon and Paul Weller is set for a physical release later this month.This Old Town, co-written by the Blur guitarist and the former Jam legend, is already available as a download...

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Townshend's Lust For Bassey

2nd July 2007

THE WHO star PETE TOWNSHEND's penchant for the younger lady is diminishing - he's in lust with DAME SHIRLEY BASSEY. The rocker, 62, is currently dating RACHEL FULLER who, at 33, is nearly 30 years...

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Killers 'Have Played Glasto For Last Time'

27th June 2007

The Killers singer Brandon Flowers has confided that his band will probably never play Glastonbury again.Following on from their headline set on the Pyramid stage on Saturday, Flowers clearly believes his band cannot top that...

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Glasto Revellers Struggle Home

26th June 2007

Revellers on their way home from this year's Glastonbury festival faced a tough trip after coach delays and thick mud held up transport from the site.Some festival goers with combined concert and coach tickets faced...

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Peaches Slammed As A 'Nobody'

25th June 2007

Indie party girl PEACHES GELDOF has been given a tongue-lashing by rockers THE ENEMY at the Glastonbury festival, with the band branding 18-year-old Peaches a "nobody".Peaches, the daughter of Live Aid organiser SIR BOB GELDOF,...

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Glastonbury Ends On A High

25th June 2007

Rock legends The Who closed out this year's Glastonbury festival which has seen about 180,000 people brave regular downpours and muddy conditions to witness the world's largest greenfield music and arts festival. Glastonbury founder Michael...

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The Who Praise Fans For 'Sticking Around' At Glastonbury

25th June 2007

Veteran rockers THE WHO praised fans for "sticking around" to watch their performance which closed the Glastonbury Festival last night (24Jun07). The band headlined the Pyramid Stage at the legendary event in Somerset, England, and...

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Glasto Founder Hails "Fantastic Weekend"

24th June 2007

The founder of the Glastonbury festival has said this year's three-day event has been a "fantastic weekend".Speaking to journalists, Michael Eavis praised the spirit of festival-goers who have once again had to endure the rain...

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Death At Glastonbury

24th June 2007

A festival-goer has died at Glastonbury after being found unconscious in the early hours yesterday, police have confirmed.The 26-year-old man from the Midlands died at Yeovil District Hospital on Saturday evening from a suspected drug-related...

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Rain Fails To Dampen Glasto Spirits

22nd June 2007

It may be raining and mud squelching under foot, but the weather has not managed to dampen the spirits of Glastonbury festival-goers just yet.Music fans have been turning up at the Somerset farm since Wednesday...

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Townshend's A Secret Abba Fan

22nd June 2007

THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND is a secret fan of Swedish pop group ABBA, insisting their 1975 hit SOS is "the best pop song" of all time. Townshend's daughter, Emma, has fond memories of her...

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Joss Stone's 'Diva Demands'

21st June 2007

British soul singer Joss Stone is reportedly becoming something of a musical diva, with a tabloid newspaper claiming that the star has issued an 11-page list of demands ahead of her appearance at a music...

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Sun Cream And Wellies At Glasto

18th June 2007

Glastonbury festival-goers look set to require a mix of "sun cream and wellie boots" according to the Met Office.A heavy bout of rainfall is not expected to descend upon the event, as it did in...

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Oldies Invade Album Chart

18th June 2007

While the youngsters are concentrating on next weekend's Glastonbury festival, ageing rockers have launched a backhand coup on the album chart top ten.Supergroup The Traveling Wilburys are straight in at number one this week.The band,...

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Glastonbury Ebay Tickets Cancelled

15th June 2007

Tickets for Glastonbury festival appearing on the online auction site eBay are being cancelled by the event's organisers.According to a spokesman for the festival, eBay have also taken the steps to remove any auctions selling...

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Bbc Launches New Glastonbury Stage

14th June 2007

The BBC has announced the launch of a new stage at Glastonbury festival called the BBC Introducing stage.Acts nominated by BBC music shows across the country and by an expert panel will play on the...

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Knowsley Hall Festival Gets Licence

14th June 2007

Knowsley Hall festival has been given the green light after being granted its event licence for June 23rd and 24th.The festival will include sets from the Who, Keane, the Zutons, Joss Stone and the Thrills...

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Townshend Sees Moon In Girlfriend

14th June 2007

THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND sees his late bandmate KEITH MOON in long-term love RACHEL FULLER. Townshend has told his musician girlfriend that she has a similar personality to the tragic drummer, who died of...

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Mcqueen Fired Shotgun At Moon's Window

4th June 2007

Screen icon STEVE MCQUEEN once fired a gun at THE WHO star KEITH MOON's house after a row over a bathroom lightbulb. The Bullitt actor - who lived beside the rocker in Malibu, California -...

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Zimmers Set For Top 20 With Who Cover

3rd June 2007

A group of old-aged pensioners are set to crash into the top 20 of the UK charts with a cover of the Who's My Generation.The Zimmers, who feature a singer over 90 years old, recorded...

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