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The Who Pay Tribute To Paul Weller And Late Bandmates

The veteran rockers paid tribute to Entwistle, who died of a heart attack in 2002, and praised his replacement, Pino Palladino, while Townshend also spoke of his sadness at losing Moon, who passed...

Pete Townshend Ready To Leave The Who Behind

Pete Townshend believes The Who will come to an end as a band this year.The 'My Generation' hitmaker thinks it is time he and singer Roger Daltrey go their ''separate ways'' once their current tour...

Roger Daltrey Banned From Performing Two Shows In A Row

The 71 year old, whose band is headlining Britain's Glastonbury Festival next weekend (27-28Jun15), suffered swollen vocal cords in May (15) and postponed three dates on The Who's 50th anniversary tour. Medical...

Roger Daltrey And Liam Gallagher Join Forces For Tv Show

Daltrey and Gallagher performed The Who's classic 1965 hit My Generation with The Lightning Seeds' Ian Broudie, original Oasis member Paul 'Bonehead' Arthurs, and Ringo Starr's drummer son Zak Starkey live on the...

Liam Gallagher Former Supergroup With Roger Daltrey

Liam Gallagher is forming a supergroup with Roger Daltrey.The Oasis and The Who members are teaming up with The Lightning Seeds' Ian Broudie and former Oasis drummer, Ringo Starr's son Zak Starkey, to form the...

Liam Gallagher And Roger Daltrey To Form Supergroup For Tv Show

The singer, whose post-Oasis band Beady Eye split last year (14), is teaming with Daltrey, as well as Ringo Star's son Zak Starkey and Lightning Seeds frontman Ian Broudie for a revival of...

Roger Daltrey Opens Cancer Unit In New York City

The veteran rocker has spent years working with the Teenage Cancer Trust in his native Britain to help provide better facilities for sick youngsters, and he launched his project in the U.S. in...

Stars Honour Pete Townshend At Charity Tribute

Townshend and The Who's manager Bill Curbishley were both honoured with prizes at the annual MusicCares Map Fund Benefit Concert, and a number of stars turned out to support them. Springsteen presented...

Roger Daltrey Stops The Who Show And Scolds Pot Smoker

The singer was onstage at the Nassau Coliseum when he caught a whiff of a fan's weed and stopped the show to sold the pot-smoking fan. In video footage taken by another...

Pete Townshend: The Who Is Not Fulfilling To Me

Pete Townshend doesn't find The Who concerts ''fulfilling''.The 'My Generation' hitmaker finds performing shows with the iconic band ''too easy'' and claims he doesn't get much satisfaction out of playing live any more.Townshend -...

The Who Named As Final Glastonbury Headliner

Festival organisers announced the news on Twitter.com on Wednesday (06May15) following months of speculation over which act would join Kanye West and Foo Fighters as headliners at the music event. A post...

The Who Postpone Three Concerts

The rockers began their 50th anniversary trek late last year (14) to mark five decades since they formed in 1964, and the farewell tour is set to conclude this November (15). Daltrey...

The Who Rumoured For Glastonbury Closer

Rapper Kanye West and rockers the Foo Fighters have already been announced as bill-toppers for the British music event but the act booked for Sunday night's closing slot has remained a mystery....

Pete Townshend Doesn't 'Like' The Who Shows

Pete Townshend doesn't ''like'' performing with The Who.The guitarist - who is in the iconic band along with fellow founding member Roger Daltrey, 71 - explained despite playing shows around the world, he doesn't particularly...

Roger Daltrey Visiting Bone Specialist

The 71-year-old singer has rejoined his bandmates for a series of celebratory shows which end later this year (15), but Daltrey is struggling to cope with the physical demands of life on the...

Roger Daltrey's Future Wife Almost Cost The Who First Record Deal

The late British music producer and manager, who also worked with Jimi Hendrix, asked young Heather, who became Daltrey's second wife in 1971, if she thought her future husband's band would make a...

Noel Gallagher Praised For Teenage Cancer Trust Support By Daltrey

Noel Gallagher was praised by Roger Daltrey for being such a ''loyal friend and loyal supporter'' of the Teenage Cancer Trust ahead of his concert on Saturday night (28.03.15).The Who frontman came on stage at...

Roger Daltrey: John's Death Brought Pete And I Closer Together

Roger Daltrey says the prospect of death has brought him closer to Pete Townshend.The iconic The Who members were shaken when fellow band member John Entwistle passed away at the age of 57 in 2002,...

Roger Daltrey: 'The Who Farewell Tour Could Go On And On'

The rocker and bandmate Pete Townshend have 54 shows booked for 2015 as they embark on what will be their final world trek, but he reveals there's no end in sight right now....

Roger Daltrey Reunites Original Line-up For 15th Anniversary Charity Gigs

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey has reunited the original stars of his first ever Teenage Cancer Trust show to perform again for the 15th anniversary of the fundraising concert series.Noel Gallagher, Paul Weller and Stereophonics...

The Who Axe London Gigs After Daltrey Falls Ill

Rock veterans The Who have postponed two gigs in London to allow frontman Roger Daltrey time to recover from a throat infection.The My Generation hitmakers were due to take their 50th anniversary tour to the...

Noel Gallagher Announces Teenage Cancer Trust Show

Noel Gallagher will headline a Teenage Cancer Trust gig at London's Royal Albert Hall next March.The 'AKA... What a Life!' hitmaker will take to the stage at the prestigious venue on March 28 in what...

Stars Sign Letter To Save London's Music Venues

Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend and actor Benedict Cumberbatch are among the stars who have signed an open letter urging London's mayor to protect music venues in the city's Soho district following the closure of...

Roger Daltrey Stuns Wedding Party With Impromptu Performance

Despite playing in one of the most influential rock bands of the 21st Century and encompassing all preconceptions that go along with that title, singer Roger Daltrey is clearly a big ol’ softie at heart...

Roger Daltrey Shocks Couple With Wedding Performance

Rocker Roger Daltrey had the perfect gift for a couple on their wedding day when he dropped in as a surprise guest and performed one of his most famous songs.The Who star was staying at...

Roger Daltrey Gatecrashes Wedding Reception

Roger Daltrey gatecrashed a wedding and sang on stage.The Who rock legend surprised guests at Susan and Carl Smith's wedding reception in Glasgow, Scotland, where he sang the band's first ever single, 'I Can't Explain'.Roger,...

Roger Daltrey Backs Oasis Comeback

Roger Daltrey believes Oasis will reform.The Who frontman performed alongside 'Wonderwall' rocker Liam Gallagher on Tuesday (11.11.14) and admitted that he is convinced that the band will get back together at some point in the...

Queen Named Band Of The Year At Classic Rock Roll Of Honour Awards

Queen have been named Band of the Year at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour presented by Orange Amplification awards.Icons in rock music from past and present were celebrated at the event at The Avalon...

Roger Daltrey Performs At Teen Cancer Fundraiser

Roger Daltrey performed an acoustic set at a charity fundraiser in America last night (28.10.14).The Who rocker co-hosted the Strowger Trust Fundraiser For Teen Cancer America in Los Angeles in aid of the charity he...

Robert Downey, Jr. Too Old For Planned Keith Moon Biopic

Rocker Roger Daltrey has abandoned plans for Robert Downey, Jr. to play wildman drummer Keith Moon in a biopic because the project has dragged on for so long that the actor is now too old...

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