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Daltrey 'Blessed' By Townshend's Songs

ROGER DALTREY credits bandmate PETE TOWNSHEND's legendary songwriting abilities for the band's long lasting success. The singer insists he'd be nothing without Townshend's prolific creativity and feels "blessed" by their partnership. He says, "What songs....

The Who To Keep Rocking

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY insists the band's world tour won't be their last - but he treats every gig as a farewell, because he never knows when he will be ready to quit. The...

The Who Unveil Plaque Live In Leeds

Veteran rockers THE WHO launched their UK tour at Leeds University on Saturday (17JUN06), the legendary English venue where they recorded their seminal LIVE AT LEEDS album in 1970. ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSHEND wowed...

Tommy Star Thrilled The Who Are Still Rocking

The thespian who gave THE WHO's TOMMY rock opera fresh legs on Broadway, New York, has urged ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSEND to ignore their critics and keep on rocking. MICHAEL CERVERIS, who won a...

The Who Repeat History At Leeds

THE WHO are launching their UK tour at Leeds University in northern England next month (JUN06) - the venue where their seminal LIVE AT LEEDS album was recorded in 1970. Although the show was intended...

The Who Bootleg Their Own Shows

THE WHO are planning to make bootleg recordings of their own shows on their forthcoming European tour, in a bid to raise money for charity. Surviving original members ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSHEND will sell...

Daltrey Wracked With Nerves Over Tour

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY is terrified about the band's upcoming European tour - fearing his performance skills are rusty. The veteran frontman, 62, insists people who think performing to thousands of fans, night after...

Stars Raise Money For Children

ROGER DALTREY, LULU and LED ZEPPLIN's ROGER PLANT raised $3.4 million (GBP1.9 million) for charity by playing a gig under the name of RD CRUSADERS last night (10MAY06). The supergroup raised the cash for a...

Daltrey To Play At Arsenal Gig

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has agreed to perform at a special celebration to mark his favourite soccer team's move to a new stadium. The veteran musician - currently recording the band's first studio album...

Clapton Headlines Pro-hunt Concert

PUBLISHED IN 2006 ERIC CLAPTON has agreed to headline a controversial seven-hour concert supporting the Countryside Alliance in its fight to lift the ban on fox hunting in the UK. The TEARS IN HEAVEN hitmaker,...

The Who Plan June Release For Epic Song

Legendary rockers THE WHO hope to release a limited edition mini-album two months ahead of their full-length comeback disc later this year (06). Surviving band members PETE TOWNSHEND and ROGER DALTREY are in talks with...

Daltrey Delights Fans With Surprise Gig

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has thrilled die hard fans by making a surprise appearance at this year's (06) annual The Who Convention. The SUBSTITUTE hitmaker visited London's Bush Hall on Saturday (01APR06) along with...

Daltrey Hopes To Relight Europe

ROGER DALTREY hopes THE WHO's forthcoming European tour will make up for the long gap since the band last performed there and "relight the fire" among fans. The rocker is convinced people in the continent...

Daltrey: 'Give Us Some Space'

Rocker ROGER DALTREY is fed up with being asked when THE WHO's upcoming album is due, as added pressure only hinders the creative process. The SUBSTITUTE star insists the release will only hit shelves when...

Keith Moon Movie Is In The Balance

THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY is terrified the planned biopic of late drummer KEITH MOON will be a disaster - and has already rejected several scripts for the movie. Although Daltrey has recruited an award-winning...

Daltrey: 'The Who Are Better Than Ever'

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY is convinced his band's new album will be their best work yet - because songwriter PETE TOWNSHEND has finally reached his creative peak. The MY GENERATION star has always been...

Daltrey Going Deaf

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has been forced to stop listening to rock music at home - because he is going deaf. The 62-year-old's hearing has deteriorated after three decades of performing, meaning the MY...

Daltrey Learns From U2'S 'Greed'

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY was convinced fellow megaband U2 were greedy for touring on such a grand scale, before realising their tactic made sound business sense. The MY GENERATION star, who kicks off a...

The Cure Line Up For Charity Shows

Iconic rockers THE CURE will headline the annual Teenage Cancer Trust series of gigs in London next month (MAR06). Golden Globe-winning comedian RICKY GERVAIS, GOLDFRAPP, THE SCORPIONS and RAZORLIGHT will also perform the concerts...

Townshend Apologises For Daltrey Cousin 'Killer' Remark

Rocker PETE TOWNSHEND has apologised for comments he made in a recent interview in which he said his WHO bandmate ROGER DALTREY's cousin once murdered six men in a brawl. The SUBSTITUTE rocker was...

The Who Forced To Tour After Entwistle's Death

THE WHO were forced to carry on with a US tour in the aftermath of bassist JOHN ENTWISTLE's death in 2002, because cancellation would have financially crippled them. Entwistle - nicknamed The Ox -...

Daltrey Destroyed By Townshend Allegations

ROGER DALTREY describes bandmate PETE TOWNSHEND's 2003 arrest for child pornography as one of "the most f**king terrible things" that has ever happened to him. The pair have been bandmates and friends since their...

The Who's Fake Feuds

THE WHO bandmates PETE TOWNSHEND and ROGER DALTREY manufactured feuds during their heyday, to stave off the boredom of endless interviews. The pair had well-publicised falling-outs during the 1970s, but Daltrey insists they were...

Daltrey: 'Glitter Needs Help'

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has spoken out against demonising convicted paedophile GARY GLITTER - insisting he needs help, not condemnation. Glitter, real name PAUL FRANCIS GADD, was last week (ends06JAN06) charged with committing...

Entwistle's Death Has Made Townshend And Daltrey Closer

THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND credits the death of bassist JOHN ENTWISTLE with strengthening his relationship with lead singer ROGER DALTREY. Entwistle died of a heart attack following a cocaine binge in Las Vegas,...

The Who Plan To Beam Shows Into Cyberspace

LATEST: British rock veterans THE WHO are planning to use the latest technology to allow fans around the globe to watch them perform live on the internet. The MY GENERATION stars will embark on...

The Who To Embark On World Tour In 2006

THE WHO have announced plans to launch a world tour, which will take them on a trek across America for the first time in almost four years. The group - which now consists of...

Daltrey Rejects Ageist Rock

Rocker ROGER DALTREY wants his THE WHO bandmate and songwriter PETE TOWNSHEND to express the angst of old age when they release their next album. The MY GENERATION singer wants to turn his back...

Daltrey Urges Doherty To Clean Up

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has urged British rocker PETE DOHERTY to beat his drug addictions, because they mask his true talent. The MY GENERATION hitmaker sympathises with the BABYSHAMBLES star but insists Doherty...

Daltrey: 'I Can't Compete With Jagger'

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY is staggered by THE ROLLING STONES' enduring energy because, although the two bands were contemporaries in the 1960s, Daltrey can't keep up with them. The I CAN'T EXPLAIN rocker...

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