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The Who Memorabilia Up For Auction

15th July 2014

A signature guitar used onstage by The Who's Pete Townshend back in the 1970s is up for auction online.The red Gibson Sg the rocker played during a gig in Cleveland, Ohio and later gifted to...

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Pete Townshend: 'Celebrities And Politicians Should Not Mix'

2nd July 2014

The Who guitarist Pete Townshend warned Britain's former Prime Minister Tony Blair not to court friendships with celebrities ahead of his famous 'Cool Britannia' event in 1997.The U.K.'s current leader David Cameron mimicked Blair's stunt...

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Roger Daltrey Struggling To Find Charitable U.s. Stars For Cancer Benefit

1st July 2014

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey is struggling to find American icons to join him for his latest cancer charity benefit - because they all expect to be paid to perform.The Won't Get Fooled Again singer...

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Roger Daltrey Feels 'Sorry' For Phone Obsessed Fans

1st July 2014

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey feels ''sorry'' for music fans who record concerts on their phones rather than enjoying the moment.The 'Substitute' singer finds it ''weird'' that people prefer to film shows on their handsets...

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Roger Daltrey Baffled By Fans Filming At Gigs

1st July 2014

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey has criticised music fans for filming concerts on their phones, branding the practice "weird".The veteran rocker, who announced details of the group's 50th Anniversary tour on Monday (30Jun14), struggles to...

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The Who To Make New Album

1st July 2014

The Who plan to record a new album this summer.The 'My Generation' rockers - who haven't released new material since 2006 album 'Endless Wire' - already have three demos written and plan to do more...

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The Who Spark Retirement Rumours With 50th Anniversary Tour

30th June 2014

The Who star Roger Daltrey has hinted the band's upcoming 50th anniversary tour will be their last.The rock legends will hit the road in Britain in the autumn (14) for a series of special shows...

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Kenney Jones Reunites With The Who Stars At Benefit

16th June 2014

Drummer Kenney Jones rejoined The Who for a charity gig in Surrey, England on Saturday night (14Jun14).Jones performed I Can't Explain, Substitute, 5:15, Pinball Wizard and The Kids Are Alright with Pete Townshend and Roger...

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Roger Daltrey: 'I'm Losing My Hearing'

19th May 2014

Rocker Roger Daltrey can bond with his The Who bandmate Pete Townshend over their health woes - he is slowly losing his hearing.Townshend has told for years how he is afflicted with tinnitus, which causes...

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Roger Daltrey: I Forget The Lyrics To Who Songs

16th May 2014

Roger Daltrey admits he sometimes forgets the lyrics to The Who's hits. The 'My Generation' band's 70-year-old frontman, who has also just released the record 'Going Home' with musician Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson, insists...

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One Direction Filming This Is Us Sequel

11th May 2014

One Direction are filming a follow-up to their movie 'This Is Us'.The superstar boy band are currently on their 'Where We Are' world tour, and it has been confirmed they are being recorded for a...

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The Who's Tommy Documentary Wins Telly Award

29th April 2014

The Who's new film The Who Sensation - The Story Of Tommy has been awarded a bronze prize at America's Telly Awards, which honour the best in film and video production.The documentary chronicles the making...

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The Who's Lifetime Achievement Grammy Up For Auction

23rd April 2014

A Grammy Award handed to rock veterans The Who in honour of their stellar career is to go up for auction later this month (Apr14).The lifetime achievement prize was presented to the My Generation hitmakers...

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The Who To Release New Material For 50th Anniversary

17th April 2014

The Who are releasing new material to mark their 50th anniversary.The legendary band are planning to record new tracks to coincide with their landmark achievement and their upcoming world tour, which stars in the...

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Fascinating Fact: 4158276

16th April 2014

Veteran British rockers The Who are hoping to embark on a 50th anniversary world tour towards the end of this year (14). Guitarist Pete Townshend reveals the group wants to kick off the trek in...

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Pete Townshend Writes New Tune For Tv Drama

6th April 2014

The Who star Pete Townshend has written a new song exclusively for one of his favourite U.S. Tv shows.It Must Be Done will feature in the season finale of hit drama The Americans when it...

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Suggs: I'm Writing Songs For New Madness Album

21st March 2014

Suggs has started writing songs for a new Madness album.The 53-year-old singer has revealed the band are heading into the studio this summer to start recording their 11th studio LP.Suggs has rediscovered his passion for...

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The Things They Say: 4087490

27th February 2014

"People don't realise that he was a Shakespearean character. Yes, he was a genius on drums, but he was also a very troubled man. The things we find funny about him weren't really funny at...

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Roger Daltrey Ended The Who To Save Pete Townshend's Life

27th February 2014

Rocker Roger Daltrey told fans The Who's 1982 tour would be their last in a desperate bid to save his bandmate Pete Townshend's life.The Substitute hitmakers broke up in 1982 following an enormous world series...

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Roger Daltrey Blames War Rationing For Height

26th February 2014

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey is convinced he knows the reason for his small stature - he blames World War Ii food rationing for his stunted growth.The diminutive singer stands at just five feet five...

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The Things They Say: 4085859

26th February 2014

"It was such a rock 'n' roll death, though, wasn't it? Two lines of coke and a bird in the Hard Rock! He was probably eating a hamburger as well, though where he was eating...

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The Who To Record New Album

30th January 2014

The Who could soon reunite to release a new album. Frontman Roger Daltrey claims guitarist Pete Townshend has ''about 90 songs'' for a new record and he wants to stick to the band's iconic sound.Roger...

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Eminem Demands $2 Million For Super Bowl Gig?

21st December 2013

Eminem reportedly demanded $2 million to perform at the Super Bowl.The 'Monster' rapper - real name Marshall Bruce Mathers - is believed to have been asked to play a concert at the NFL Owners Party...

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One Direction Trump The Rolling Stones In Ticket Battle

11th December 2013

One Direction have beaten the Rolling Stones in the 2013 tour ticket battle. Ticket marketplace Viagogo has revealed 'The X Factor' boy band were the most searched-for act for gig tickets , despite competition from...

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Roger Daltrey Still Suffering Gary Glitter Eye Injury

18th November 2013

The Who star Roger Daltrey is still suffering the ill effects of an eye injury he sustained while performing with Gary Glitter almost 15 years ago.The veteran band was preparing a live rendition of its...

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Keith Moon Biopic From Roger Daltrey Back On

11th November 2013

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey has rebooted plans to develop a biopic about the band's late drummer Keith Moon.The rocker is collaborating with executives at Exclusive Media and Da Vinci Media Ventures to bring the...

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Roger Daltrey Pays Tribute To Churchill At Bust Unveiling

31st October 2013

Legendary The Who rocker Roger Daltrey helped members of America's Congress celebrate the special relationship between the U.S. and U.K. governments on Wednesday (30Oct13) by performing at the unveiling of a bust in Winston Churchill's...

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Roger Daltrey: 'The Who Will Keep On Rocking After Final Tour'

30th October 2013

The Who star Roger Daltrey has assured fans the band won't be splitting up after one final world tour, insisting he and Pete Townshend simply won't be hitting the road anymore.The guitar great recently revealed...

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Stars Pay Tribute To Lou Reed

27th October 2013

The Who, the Pixies and actress Evan Rachel Wood have led tributes to rock legend Lou Reed, who died on Sunday (27Oct13), aged 71.The former Velvet Underground frontman passed away five months after a liver...

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The Who Announce Anniversary Tour, Set To Be Their Last

By Victoria Pavlova | 24th October 2013

It’s the circle of life… and rock music. Some bands have put up new albums this year, while the Who have just announced their retirement. The English rockers, who began their career together (more or...

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