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Daltrey Plans Memoirs

ROGER DALTREY is set to open up about life in THE WHO in a new autobiography.The singer, who helped create the band in 1964, is hoping to secure a deal to spill all his rock...

Daltrey Insisted On Film Screening Before Ok-ing Songs

Rocker ROGER DALTREY insisted on seeing new movie PIRATE RADIO before agreeing to allow director RICHARD CURTIS to use THE WHO's hits in the soundtrack - because he feared the moviemaker would take liberties with...

Daltrey Blabs About The Who's Rock Band

ROGER DALTREY has revealed THE WHO is planning a ROCK BAND videogame, which will allow fans to play along with the legendary rockers' biggest hits.The singer tells MassLive that the boffins behind the brand, which...

Tyler & Daltrey To Hit The Road With Trans-siberian Orchestra

AEROSMITH star STEVEN TYLER and ROGER DALTREY have given the TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA a Christmas boost by signing up to join the symphonic rockers on tour in November and December (09).The rock stars will join Cheap...

Alice Cooper Over The Moon With Keith

Alice Cooper claims Keith Moon was the ultimate rock 'n' roll hellraiser.The rocker admits the late Who frontman is one of his biggest musical heroes because of his infamous hotel-trashing behavior, which once saw him...

Daltrey Wants To Die Singing

ROGER DALTREY wants to die onstage.The ageing rocker admits he occasionally thinks about death and he can't think of a better way to go out than fronting The Who. He tells Britain's Uncut magazine, "To...

Pete Townshend Writes New Musical

Pete Townshend is writing a new musical.The Who rocker is using his break from the band while singer Roger Daltrey embarks on a solo tour to work on the new venture and says 'Floss' is...

Daltrey Wants Help Songwriting

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY is appealing to budding songwriters to send in their tracks - because he's struggling to come up with fresh material for a new solo album.The veteran star is preparing to...

Daltrey Touring 'To Keep Voice In Shape'

Rocker ROGER DALTREY is preparing to embark on his first solo tour in more than 20 years - to ensure his voice stays in shape.The Who singer is hitting the road to take his The...

Daltrey Hits The Road To Keep His Voice In Top Shape

Rocker ROGER DALTREY is planning his first full solo tour since 1995 in an effort to keep his voice in tip-top shape.The Who star is in negotiations to play warm-up shows in Maryland and Virginia...

Daltrey Turns Wedding Singer

THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY stunned guests at a recent wedding reception after he hopped on-stage to serenade the bride and groom. The singer joined rock band Thunder to belt out his band's hit Substitute for...

E.u. Votes In Favour Of Rockers' Royalty Rights

The European Union (E.U.) has voted in favour of a scheme which will extend royalty rights for musicians following a high profile campaign by stars including SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY, ROGER DALTREY and U2. Members of the...

Daltrey On The Hunt For A Charity Successor

Campaigning rocker ROGER DALTREY is hunting for a musician to take over his role as organiser of the Teenage Cancer Trust Charity concerts. The Who frontman has been planning the annual fundraiser at London's Royal Albert...

Daltrey Calls On Stars To Run Charity Gigs

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY plans to step down from his role as a charity concert organiser - and is urging OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER and STEREOPHONICS singer KELLY JONES to take his place. Daltrey has...

Daltrey Looking For Teenage Cancer Trust Show Successor

Noel Gallagher and Kelly Jones have been asked by Roger Daltrey to take over organising the Teenage Cancer Trust charity gigs.Stereophonics headlined this year's concerts at the Royal Albert Hall - which conclude with a...

By on 28 March 2009

Daltrey Praises 'Brave' Goody

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has paid tribute to dying British reality TV star JADE GOODY for her "courageous" battle against cancer. The legendary rocker is a tireless campaigner and fundraiser for the Teenage Cancer Trust,...

Peta Fires Back At Daltrey's Animal Rights Rant

Animal rights advocates have hit back at THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY after he criticised the public for donating money to animal charities instead of young cancer patients. The singer claims he is struggling to raise...

Daltrey Slams Animal-loving Society

THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY has criticised the public for donating money to animal charities while young cancer patients still need help. The legendary rocker set up his own charity, the Teenage Cancer Trust foundation in...

Townshend Pays Tribute To Daltrey

PETE TOWNSHEND has paid tribute to THE WHO bandmate ROGER DALTREY - thanking his fellow rocker for standing by him in the face of child pornography allegations. Townshend was arrested on suspicion of accessing child...

Daltrey + Doherty Join Forces For Charity

BABYSHAMBLES frontman PETE DOHERTY and THE WHO legend ROGER DALTREY thrilled rock fans after joining forces at a one-off charity gig on Monday night (12Jan09). The unlikely collaborators took to the stage at the O2...

Streisand, Freeman And The Who Stars Receive Kennedy Center Honors

BARBRA STREISAND, THE WHO stars PETE TOWNSHEND and ROGER DALTREY and actor MORGAN FREEMAN are the newest recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors for their achievements in performing arts. The prestigious accolade, recognising individuals who...

Daltrey Slims Down Wardrobe

THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY has slimmed down his wardrobe for the band's upcoming U.S. tour - insisting his stage clothes will be more "minimalist" than in previous years. The singer is famed for his...

Keith Moon Biopic Lacks Script

Roger Daltrey, frontman for The Who, has disclosed that a hoped-for biopic about the group's late drummer Keith Moon has been held up for more than 15 years because a suitable script has yet to...

Moon Biopic On Hold

ROGER DALTREY has postponed plans for a movie biopic of his late bandmate KEITH MOON - because no scriptwriter has managed to capture the spirit of the legendary drummer. Daltrey is desperate to turn Moon's...

Daltrey Calls On Talented Writers

The WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY is giving undiscovered songwriters the opportunity to help him pen his next solo album. The singer wants to work on an LP while he is waiting for The Who bandmate...

Freeman And Who Stars Honoured With Kennedy Centre Awards

Morgan Freeman has been named as a recipient of a 2008 Kennedy Centre award.The Dark Knight star, as well as founders of the Who Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, will receive the prestigious honour at...

By on 10 September 2008

Daltrey Blasts Ageists

THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY has waged a war on ageism in his native Britain. The veteran rocker, 64, is furious elderly people are forced into retirement before they have had the chance to pass...

West London Produces Best Of British

A new survey has found an area of West London produces the most British talent - with rockers PETE TOWNSHEND, ROGER DALTREY and THE CLASH's MICK JONES all hailing from the borough. The poll by...

Daltrey To Honour Detroit

THE WHO will honour the city that launched their career by donating the profits from a concert to local charities, according to frontman ROGER DALTREY. Daltrey, along with Pete Townshend will perform in Detroit in...

Fan Finds Daltrey's Lost Passport

Rock legends THE WHO's forthcoming tour has been rescued by a fan who discovered frontman ROGER DALTREY's lost passport in a supermarket. Lisa Gillespie found the document in a Budgens store near Daltrey's home in...

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