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Roger Daltrey: The Who's Next Album Is Best Since Quadrophenia

Roger Daltrey says The Who's new album is their best since 'Quadrophenia'.Although the iconic rock group's frontman was originally skeptical about their first collection since 2006's 'Endless Wire', after hearing it he thinks it's their...

The Who Announces The Who @ 52 Pop-up

The Who have announced 'The Who @ 52' pop-up to celebrate the 50th anniversary of iconic rock opera LP 'Tommy' and their return to Wembley Stadium after 40 years.Fans of the 'My Generation' hitmakers will...

Roger Daltrey Announces 50th Anniversary Tommy Orchestral Album

Roger Daltrey has announced The Who's 'Tommy Orchestral' album to mark its 50th anniversary.The 'My Generation' hitmaker toured the iconic rock band's seminal 1969 LP 'Tommy' in full with his band and local orchestras across...

Roger Daltrey 'Couldn't Hear' New Who Songs During Extreme Deaf Spell

Roger Daltrey ''couldn't hear'' the music Pete Townshend had made for their new album at first.The Who frontman has been battling with deafness for some time through more than 50 years of playing with the...

The Who Tackle Fishing And Metoo On 'Current' New Album

The Who's new songs for their upcoming album tackle fishing and #MeToo.The iconic rock band's guitarist Pete Townshend - who is joined by frontman Roger Daltrey in the group - has revealed their new tunes...

Pete Townshend's Debut Novel Set For November

Pete Townshend's debut novel 'The Age of Anxiety' will be published on November 5.The Who guitarist has spent a decade on the project, which is comprised of a book, opera and art installation, about society's...

The Who To Start Recording New Album This Week

The Who will start recording their new album in west London this week.The 'Pinball Wizard' group's guitarist Pete Townshend has revealed he is heading to the iconic British Grove Studios - where The Rolling Stones...

The Who Announce Wembley Stadium Show

The Who have announced a major Wembley Stadium show for July.The 'Pinball Wizard' hitmakers - Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend - have confirmed they will bring their 'Moving On! Tour' to the London venue...

The Who Announce Final Tour And New Album

The Who have announced ''possibly'' their last tour and their first album in over a decade.The surviving members of the legendary rock band, frontman Roger Daltrey and guitarist Pete Townshend - who were joined by...

Tom Grennan Announces Teenage Cancer Trust Gig

Tom Grennan has announced a Teenage Cancer Trust show.The 'Lighting Matches' hitmaker - who was recently named BBC Introducing's Artist Of The Year - will perform at London's world famous Royal Albert Hall on March...

Take That To Headline Teenage Cancer Trust Gig

Take That, The Script and Doves are among the acts who will headline the Teenage Cancer Trust shows at London's Royal Albert Hall.The annual series of charity concerts - which are organised by The Who...

The Who's Roger Daltrey: I've Never Taken Cocaine

Roger Daltrey has never tried cocaine, despite being surrounded by rock 'n' roll excess his whole life.The Who frontman avoided the temptation of the Class A drug and other substances when the British band hit...

Elton John Can't Do Teenage Cancer Trust Shows Because Of Vegas Residency

Sir Elton John hasn't been able to do any Teenage Cancer Trust shows because of his Las Vegas residency.The 71-year-old singer's husband David Furnish has fired back at Roger Daltrey's claims the 'Rocket Man' star...

Roger Daltrey Has Three Love Children

Roger Daltrey discovered he had three love children on his 50th birthday.The 74-year-old rocker has revealed he wasn't aware he had more than five offspring until he received a letter in 1994, when he turned...

Roger Daltrey Urges Female Vocalists To Ditch In-ear Monitors

Roger Daltrey doesn't enjoy the style of current female pop stars.The Who legend believes women vocalists should stop using in-ear monitors as the device is not letting them showcase their full singing capabilities and tends...

Roger Daltrey Upset Elton John Hasn't Played His Charity Gig

Roger Daltrey is annoyed that Sir Elton John has never played a charity gig for him. The Who frontman has claimed the 'I'm Still Standing' hitmaker has ignored his ''bloody emails'' when he's asked him...

Roger Daltrey Encourages Ear Plug Use At Gigs

Roger Daltrey has encouraged fans to wear earplugs to concerts - to avoid going deaf like him. The Who frontman - whose group entered the Guinness Book of Records for being the loudest band in...

Roger Daltrey's Legends Of Football Gig

Roger Daltrey is set to perform at the Legends of Football Awards ceremony in honour of Frank Lampard.The Who frontman will be the headline act at the glitzy bash on October 8 at London's The...

Roger Datlrey: Rap Music Hasn't Evolved

Roger Daltrey doesn't feel Kanye West has done anything to ''evolve'' hip-hop.The Who frontman is not a huge fan of rap music, but he feels that many of the artists spearheading the genre, including the...

Roger Daltrey Revealed Autobiography Details

Roger Daltrey will release his autobiography in October.The Who frontman has revealed his long-awaited memoir will be titled 'Thanks A Lot Mr. Kibblewhite: My Story' - which references his strict school headmaster - and will...

Roger Daltrey Struggling To Write His Autobiography

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey is struggling to write his autobiography because there are huge parts of his life he can't remember due to concussions.The 74-year-old singer has started penning his life story and documenting...

The Who Will Keep Rocking Till They Can't

The Who will keep going until they are ''not good'' live anymore.Frontman Roger Daltrey says the 'I'm Free' rockers have no plans to perform as a band at present, but that doesn't mean they've called...

Roger Daltrey To Star In New Quadrophenia Documentary

Roger Daltrey will be among the stars who feature in a new documentary to mark the 40th anniversary of 'Quadrophenia'.The 1979 movie - which is loosely based on The Who's rock opera of the same...

Roger Daltrey Can't Do Consecutive Concerts

Roger Daltrey isn't allowed to do consecutive concerts. The Who legend had a pre-cancerous growth removed from one of his vocal cords in December 2009, and ever since he's made sure to take good care...

The Who's Roger Daltrey Slams Jeremy Corbyn And #Metoo Movement

Roger Daltrey, the lead singer of rock legends The Who, has disparaged Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as “a communist” and criticised the #MeToo movement in a new interview.Speaking with the Daily Mail’s Event magazine, the...

Roger Daltrey Almost Shelved Album Whilst Battling Meningitis

Roger Daltrey nearly ''shelved'' his new solo record 'As Long as I Have You' after battling meningitis. The 74-year-old music legend came down with the severe bacterial infection whilst making his ninth record and was...

Serge Pizzorno 'Really Scared' He'll Go Deaf

Serge Pizzorno fears he'll go deaf like Roger Daltrey.The Kasabian guitarist performed for The Who frontman's charity Teenage Cancer Trust at London's Royal Albert Hall on Saturday night (24.03.18), where he revealed he's ''really scared''...

Pete Townshend Saved Roger Daltrey's New Album

Roger Daltrey's new solo album was saved by Pete Townshend.The 74-year-old singer has teamed up with Pete, 72, on his new solo album 'As Long As I Have You', and has admitted to harbouring doubts...

Roger Daltrey On The Who's Live Future

Roger Daltrey has suggested Pete Townshend doesn't want to tour as The Who anymore.The 'My Generation' rockers toured around the world last October, but the frontman has said that he and the guitar legend are...

Roger Daltrey Announces New Solo Lp As Long As I Have You

Roger Daltrey returns to his ''soul'' roots on new album 'As Long As I Have You'.The Who frontman has unveiled his first solo record since 1992's 'Rocks in the Head', which features his bandmate Pete...

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