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The Who Asked To Co-produce 1960s Tv Show

The Who stars Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are in talks to co-produce a Tv series about the London music scene in the 1960s.The two surviving members of the classic rock band have been asked...

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Roger Daltrey and Joan Jett teamed up onstage in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Monday night (28Jul14) to perform the Eddie Cochran classic they've both had hits with. The rockers joined forces at a Children's Hospital of...

Roger Daltrey To Open Model Railway Museum

Roger Daltrey wants to open a model railway museum.The Who frontman has a keen interest in miniature trains and loves working on his own collection in his spare time.He told Radio 2's Chris Evans: ''I...

Roger Daltrey To Help Launch Model Railway Museum

Model railway enthusiast Roger Daltrey is helping local officials in Britain set up a new toy train museum.The Who rocker has met with council leaders in Kent, England to share his expertise and discuss proposals...

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

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...

Roger Daltrey Feels 'Sorry' For Phone Obsessed Fans

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...

Roger Daltrey Baffled By Fans Filming At Gigs

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...

The Who To Make New Album

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...

The Who Spark Retirement Rumours With 50th Anniversary Tour

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...

Wilko Johnson Making 'Excellent Progress' After Operation

Wilko Johnson is making ''excellent progress'' following an operation to remove a pancreatic tumour.The former Dr. Feelgood guitarist was given just 10 months to live by doctors when he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in...

Roger Daltrey: 'I'm Losing My Hearing'

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...

Roger Daltrey: I Forget The Lyrics To Who Songs

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...

Wilko Johnson Writing Songs After Surgery

Wilko Johnson is working on tracks for a new album with Roger Daltrey just weeks after undergoing major surgery as part of his cancer battle.The former Dr. Feelgood star, who was diagnosed with the disease...

Roger Daltrey Hoping For Wilko Johnson Recovery After Surgery

Rock legend Roger Daltrey is hopeful there is a "chance" terminally-ill musician Wilko Johnson will make a full recovery after undergoing pioneering surgery.The former Dr. Feelgood star, who was diagnosed with inoperable cancer in January,...

One Direction Filming This Is Us Sequel

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...

Wilko Johnson Recovering After Doctors 'Successfully' Remove Tumour

Wilko Johnson is recovering well after radical cancer surgery.The former Dr Feelgood guitarist had a pancreatic tumour ''successfully'' removed during a nine hour operation on Wednesday (30.04.14) and doctors are said to be ''happy'' with...

Rock Legends Unite For Sir Peter Blake's New Artwork Unveiling

Rock icons Brian May, Bill Wyman and Roger Daltrey joined artist Sir Peter Blake at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday (29Apr14) to unveil his new artwork.Blake, who created the iconic cover for The Beatles'...

Roger Daltrey Plans To Expand Cancer Charity

British rocker Roger Daltrey unveiled plans to expand his cancer charity worldwide when he was honoured for his philanthropy at a music industry awards ceremony on Thursday (24Apr14).The Who star was feted for his work...

The Who To Release New Material For 50th Anniversary

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...

Robert Smith Calls The Cure's New Album "A Sore Point"

The Cure's Robert Smith says he is unconvinced that the release of the group's new album is a worthwhile exercise and that the record is "a sore point" within the band.Robert Smith Performing with The...

Wilko Johnson Will Quit Before He Gets Too Sick

Wilko Johnson has no intention of dying on stage.The Dr Feelgood guitarist has been gigging as much as he can since he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in January 2012.Although he realises many people would...

Suggs: I'm Writing Songs For New Madness Album

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...

Roger Daltrey Wants Rolling Stones At Cancer Charity Shows

Roger Daltrey is hoping the Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin will play at his Teenage Cancer Trust shows.The Who rocker organises a week of gigs at London's Royal Albert Hall to raise money for the...

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

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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"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...

Roger Daltrey Blames War Rationing For Height

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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"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...

Blur's Dave: People Apologise For Mentioning Oasis

Blur drummer Dave Rowntree admits people still apologise for mentioning Oasis in front of him. During his pre-recorded radio show on XFM, which will air on Thursday (06.02.14), the musician plays Oasis hit 'Stop Crying...

The Who To Record New Album

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...

Roger Daltrey Aims To Reunite Oasis

Roger Daltrey thinks he could persuade Oasis to reform.The Who frontman, who has announced this year's Teenage Cancer Trust gigs in London, wants to make the 15th anniversary of the concerts in 2015 memorable, by...

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Martin Freeman Joins Cast Of Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War'

Having already comprehensively nailed the art of portraying literary characters...

U2 Surprise New Yorkers By Busking In Grand Central Station

U2 caused a bit of a stir in New York this week by performing a secret gig...

ITV Escapes Investigation Over Kanye West's Brits Performance

Kanye West’s performance at the Brit Awards will not be the subject of an...

Tangerine Trailer Offers A Tasty Treat

Take two transgender prostitutes, one busy Christmas Eve and a tale of betrayal and you have the basic premise to...

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Rihanna, Sarah Jessica Parker, FKA Twigs: The Weird And The Wonderful Met Ball Looks

Last night the world’s most famous and fashionable descended upon...

Idris Elba Breaks British Land Speed Record

As if it wasn’t enough being one of the downright coolest actors and musicians on Earth, Idris Elba has given...

First Pics Of 'Suicide Squad' Cast Revealed

DC Comics fans, stop what you’re doing and pay attention! Suicide Squad director David Ayers has shared the first...

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Will Feature In Disney's Next 'Infinity' Game

Major video game news today, as Disney released some details about...

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