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The Who Drum Up Support For Charity In Washington, D.c.

13th November 2012

The Who stars Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend descended on Washington, D.C. on Monday (12Nov12) to raise awareness of their...

Pete Townshend Quits The Who Show During Encore

2nd November 2012

Rocker Pete Townshend's hearing problems wrecked the opening night of The Who's first North American tour in four years in...

Confusion Reigns On First Night Of The Who Tour As Pete Townshend Walks Off Stage (Photos)

2nd November 2012

"Where's Pete gone?" Confusion reigned on the first night of The Who's tourThe first night of The Who's tour in...

Pete Townshend: 'Keith Moon Lost His Mind Over Fears His Wife Would Leave'

30th October 2012

Legendary rocker Pete Townshend has claimed his The Who bandmate Keith Moon over medicated because he was so paranoid his...

Pete Townshend Receives Letter From Cop Over Child Porn Scandal

9th October 2012

The Who rocker Pete Townshend has received a letter of support from a police officer who headed the investigation into...

Pete Townshend's Dark Lyrics Prompted Therapy Sessions

8th October 2012

Writing dark lyrics for The Who's hits made British rock veteran Pete Townshend realise he was in need of therapy.The...

Pete Townshend Contemplated Suicide After Child Porn Arrest

29th September 2012

The Who rocker Pete Townshend was so distraught when he was branded a "paedophile" following his 2003 arrest he contemplated...

Pete Townshend Admits Child Pornography Investigation Was "Insane"

28th September 2012

Pete Townshend, The Who guitarist has admitted in a recent interview that his decision and method in investigating child pornography...

Pete Townshend: I Paid $7 For Child Pornography Images

28th September 2012

Pete Townshend has broken his nine year silence on the child pornography scandal that threatened to derail his career. The...

Pete Townshend Finally Breaks Silence On Child Porn Scandal

28th September 2012

A mere nine years after the story first broke, Pete Townshend has broken his silence over the child...

Iggy Pop And Dave Davies To Appear On The Who Tribute Album

14th September 2012

Rock legends Iggy Pop, Dave Davies and Todd Rundgren will all appear on a new tribute album dedicated to The...

Paul Mccartney Backs Pussy Riot

16th August 2012

Sir Paul McCartney has pledged his support for Russian all girl punk group Pussy Riot.The 'Hey Jude' singer has written...

Noel Gallagher Made Olympics Wait For Wonderwall

16th August 2012

Noel Gallagher made Olympic organisers wait until the last minute before allowing 'Wonderwall' to be performed at the closing ceremony.The...

Noel Gallagher Slams Liam For Playing 'Wonderwall' At Olympics Closer

15th August 2012

It says something for the sheer amount of things sub-par about the Olympic closing ceremony - particularly in light of...

Record Sales Rocket After Olympics Music Celebration

14th August 2012

Stars including The Who, Spice Girls, Queen, and Elbow have seen a spike in sales of their back catalogue after...

Was George Michael Right To Play New Song At Olympics Closer?

14th August 2012

George Michael was among the names to see off the Olympic Games in London on Sunday night, and, like groups...

Madness Honoured To Play Olympics

14th August 2012

Madness were honoured to be play at the Olympic Games closing ceremony.The ska group performed their 1982 track 'Our House'...

Russell Brand Olympics Performance Disaster

14th August 2012

Russell Brand's performance at the 2012 London Olympics closing ceremony almost ended in disaster. A trap door malfunctioned and caught...

Nbc Cuts Legendary Closing Ceremony Acts To Plug New Show

13th August 2012

For a time it seemed as if NBC had seen the error of its ways by agreeing to stream the...

Zz Top Named Living Legends

13th August 2012

ZZ Top will receive the Living Legend Award at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour.The veteran rockers - comprising Billy...

Jessie J 'Blown Away' By Closing Ceremony

13th August 2012

Jessie J admits she was ''blown away'' by the London 2012 Closing Ceremony last night (12.08.12).The 24-year-old singer performed three...

Spice Girls, The Who And Brian May Thrill Crowds At Olympic Closing Ceremony

13th August 2012

The Who, the reunited Spice Girls, Muse, One Direction and Brian May were among the stars who helped bring the...

Spice Girls Reunite At London Closing Ceremony

12th August 2012

The Spice Girls reunited to perform at the Closing Ceremony of the London Olympics tonight (12.08.12).The 90s girl band -...

Spice Girls Olympics Performance Will Be Greatest After-party

10th August 2012

The Spice Girls will star in the ''greatest after-party in the world'' as part of the Olympics closing ceremony.The girl...

Olympics Closing Ceremony: Inside The Secret Rehearsals (Which Feature Madness)

9th August 2012

Muse are putting the finishing the touches to their rock odyssey on the stage, George Michael's in the corner doing...

One Direction To Perform At Olympics Closing Ceremony

9th August 2012

One Direction are due to perform at Sunday night's London 2012 Olympics Closing Ceremony. 'The X Factor' 2010 contestants have...

Madonna Appeals For Release Of Russian Punk Group

8th August 2012

Madonna appealed for the release of three members of the punk group Pussy Riot at her Russian concert last night...

George Michael 'Rehearsing Like Crazy' For Olympics Concert

7th August 2012

George Michael has confirmed he will play the Olympics closing ceremony 2012. The British pop-star - who cancelled...

Gary Barlow's Baby Tragedy Casts Doubt Over Olympics Performance

7th August 2012

Following the tragic loss of his and wife Dawn's fourth child, Take That man Gary Barlow 's appearance at the...

George Michael Nervous About Olympic Performance

7th August 2012

George Michael is a ''bit nervous'' about performing at the Olympics closing ceremony.The 'White Light' hitmaker's appearance at the London...