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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...

Townshend Makes Light Of Daltrey Feud Reports

PETE TOWNSHEND has hit back at reports he and THE WHO bandmate ROGER DALTREY don't get along by joking the rocking pair take steam baths together. The guitarist claims gossips are reading too much into...

Daltrey + Townsend Not Speaking

THE WHO stars ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSEND have reportedly fallen out - on the eve of their American tour. The duo, who are the only two surviving members of the legendary rock band, are...

Veteran Rockers To Receive Royalties

Veteran rockers such as ROGER DALTREY and SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY are heading for victory in their ongoing campaign to extend the copyright on old recordings. The European Union (EU) proposed on Thursday (17Jul08) a scheme...

Roger Daltrey: 'Jack Black Is Like Elvis'

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY is begging JACK BLACK to quit acting and become a full-time rocker - likening the TENACIOUS D frontman to ELVIS PRESLEY. Daltrey is in awe of Kung Fu Panda star...

Daltrey Backtracks Over The Who Split

ROGER DALTREY has backtracked on his claims legendary rockers THE WHO will never release another album - insisting songwriter bandmate PETE TOWNSHEND has yet to pen his best material. Lead singer Daltrey recently hinted the...

The Who To Quit Studio

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has hinted the band may never release another album of new material - because they have "done enough already". The singer is adamant he would love to record a new...

The Fratellis Thank Daltrey For Support

Rockers THE FRATELLIS have thanked THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY for his tireless efforts in publicly promoting their band. The Scottish rockers first teamed up with Daltrey, 64, for an onstage collaboration at this year's...

Daltrey Stays Young Thanks To Walking And Sex

Veteran rocker ROGER DALTREY stays fit and healthy thanks to a rural lifestyle and an active sex life. The Who frontman is still touring with the band at 64, and insists he has plenty of...

Daltrey Auctions The Who Van For Charity

Big-hearted THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY is giving fans of the band a special treat - by offering them the chance to win a customised Volkswagen camper van. It is hoped the vehicle - which...

Daltrey: 'U.k. Weather Is Responsible For Decline In Glastonbury Demand'

THE WHO's ROGER DALTREY has blamed Britain's wet weather for the fall in demand for tickets to this year's (08) Glastonbury Festival. This summer's line-up at the legendary English event features rap superstar Jay-Z, Kings...

Daltrey Supports Beatles Ban

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY has spoken out in support of a British radio station's ban on THE BEATLES' music. Virgin Radio morning programme The Christian O'Connell Breakfast Show hit the headlines in the U.K....

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