Latest Roger Daltrey News - Page 6


The Who Struggle To Capture Old Sound

The Who ''feel the ghosts'' of Keith Moon and John Entwistle.The group's guitarist Pete Townshend admits he and bandmate Roger Daltrey find it difficult to capture the essence of the band without the late members,...

Pete Townshend Considered Suicide After Arrest

Pete Townshend considered committing suicide after he was accused of being a paedophile. The Who guitarist went through a terrible ordeal in 2003 when he was arrested in January 2003 as part of a police...

Stars Call On U.k. Prime Minister To Act Against Music Piracy

Stars including Sir Elton John and The Who rockers Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are urging British Prime Minister David Cameron to take a stand against illegal downloading.The musicians have joined Queen guitarist Brian May,...

'The Who' To Tour Classic Album Before They 'Drop Dead'

The Who 's classic Quadrophenia album will be getting a new lease of life, as Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey get ready to hit the road later this year (November, 2012), The Guardian reports today...

Pete Townshend: 'I Won't Be Talking About Bandmate's Penis In New Book'

Rocker Pete Townshend appears to have learned from fellow guitar great Keith Richards about what to include in memoirs about bandmates, insisting there won't be any private revelations about his The Who sidekick Roger Daltrey...

Roger Daltrey Awarded Honorary Degree

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey has been awarded an honorary degree in recognition of his contribution to music.The legendary rocker donned a traditional cap and gown and joined students at Middlesex University in England for...

Rock Legends Unite For Sir Peter Blake's Birthday

Rock legends Sir Paul Mccartney, Eric Clapton, Roger Daltrey and Ronnie Wood came together at the weekend (30Jun-1Jul12) to celebrate pop artist Sir Peter Blake's 80th birthday.The foursome posed for pictures as they partied at...

Roger Daltrey Reveals Keith Moon Olympics Invite Was For Real

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey has poked fun at the organisers of the 2012 London Olympics after they emailed the band and requested the presence of late drummer Keith Moon at the summer event's opening...

Roger Daltrey Donates Mic To Tsunami Victims

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey is helping to raise money for victims of the 2011 tsunami in Japan by donating an autographed microphone for sale.The veteran singer is in the Far East for a series...

Roger Daltrey Gigs With Paul Weller

Roger Daltrey was joined onstage by Paul Weller and Kelly Jones at his Teenage Cancer Trust concert last night (29.03.12). The Who frontman performed an opening 15-minute set at London's Royal Albert Hall before Stereophonics...

Sir Paul Mccartney Re-arranged Gigs For Roger Daltrey's Charity Concert

Roger Daltrey has heaped praise on Sir Paul Mccartney after the Beatles star arranged his European tour dates specifically so he could play a gig for the rocker's cancer charity in Britain.The Who frontman founded...

Sir Paul Mccartney Re-arranges Tour For Charity Gig

Sir Paul McCartney re-arranged his world tour so he can play a charity concert in London.The Beatles legend is his bringing his full 'On The Run' arena tour to the Royal Albert Hall on Thursday...

Roger Daltrey: 'Oasis Will Get Back Together Within The Next Four Years'

The Who star Roger Daltrey is convinced Oasis will reform within the next four years.The rocker, who has had a love-hate relationship with bandmate Pete Townshend for decades, insists it's inevitable that the estranged Gallagher...

Paul Mccartney To Play Teenager Cancer Trust Show

Sir Paul McCartney has been added to the line-up for this year's Teenage Cancer Trust gigs. The Beatles legend will kick-off the run of shows at London's Royal Albert Hall in aid of the charity...

Roger Daltrey Recruits Star-studded Line-up For Cancer Charity Gigs

Rocker Roger Daltrey has signed up Pulp, Jessie J and Florence And The Machine to perform at his annual cancer charity gigs in Britain.The Who star founded The Teenage Cancer Trust concert series in 2000...

Pulp To Play Teenage Cancer Trust Show

Pulp are to perform at the Royal Albert Hall in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust next month.The reformed group - who made their live return last year after an eight-year absence - will headline...

Pulp To Play Teenage Cancer Trust Show

Pulp are to perform at the Royal Albert Hall in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust next month.The reformed group - who made their live return last year after an eight-year absence - will headline...

Roger Daltrey Cancels Australian Shows

The Who star Roger Daltrey has cancelled his entire Australian tour.The veteran rocker was due to take his solo shows Down Under in April (12) but he has now scrapped all of the dates, including...

Roger Daltrey Considered Re-teaming With Russell Before His Death

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey has paid tribute to his Tommy director Ken Russell, revealing they re-teamed to discuss a new project just weeks before his death.The 84-year-old filmmaker, who directed Daltrey in the band's...

Rockers Support Sir Cliff Over Radio Ban

The Who's Roger Daltrey and Status Quo star Francis Rossi have come to the defence of Sir Cliff Richard after his music was banned from a U.K. radio station's playlist.Executives at Britain's new Absolute Radio...

Pete Townshend: 'Daltrey Knocked Me Out'

Pete Townshend has revealed he lost two days of memory after The Who bandmate Roger Daltrey knocked him out in a fight.The once-feuding stars fought during the recording sessions for their iconic Quadrophenia album and...

Adam Sandler Wowed By Neighbour's Superstar Rock Gig

Adam Sandler abandoned his daughter's birthday party when Roger Daltrey, Robert Plant and the Foo Fighters performed a charity show in his new neighbour's back garden .The funnyman was competing with the soundcheck for the...

The Who Stars Launch Cancer Charity In U.s.

The Who stars Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend have taken their successful Teenage Cancer Trust initiative across the Atlantic by launching the scheme in the U.S.The rockers have been raising money for teenage cancer patients...

Steven Tyler & Daltrey Fund New Vocal Cord Gel Research

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler and The Who's Roger Daltrey are helping to fund a new gel invention that replaces damaged vocal cords.The singer hopes the pioneering product will help struggling musicians and throat cancer patients....

Liam Gallagher Now Warms Up Before Shows

Liam Gallagher says cancelling gigs is like "getting your d**k cut off".The Beady Eye rocker says he has learned to take more care of his voice as he has gotten older because he hates having...

Dame Shirley Bassey And Roger Daltrey Welcome Copyright Ruling

Dame Shirley Bassey and Roger Daltrey are among the veteran stars who have expressed support for a new European Union ruling extending music copyright from 50 to 70 years.The law, which is expected to be...

Pete Townshend Fears His Songwriting Days Are Over

The Who guitarist Pete Townshend fears he can no longer write songs. The legendary 'My Generation' songwriter doesn't feel he can push musical boundaries like he used to during his band's 70s heyday, and admits...

Roger Daltrey Beats Cold For Tommy Show

Roger Daltrey overcame a "nasally" cold to perform his 'Tommy Reborn' show at The Indig02 in London last night (25.07.11).The rock legend told the audience he had caught the bug when performing in freezing conditions...

Roger Daltrey Unsure If The Who Will Tour Again

Roger Daltrey isn't sure if he will ever tour with Pete Townshend again as The Who.The 67-year-old singer is currently performing his 'Tommy Reborn' show - which features songs from the band's acclaimed rock opera...

Touring Prevented Roger Daltrey Signing Up For The Voice

The Who rocker Roger Daltrey met with TV bosses in Britain to negotiate a role as a judge on the U.K. version of The Voice, but had to pull out of talks due to touring...

Roger Daltrey

Roger Daltrey Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Press Festival Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.