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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...

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THE WHO star PETE TOWNSHEND celebrated his 70th birthday on Tuesday (19May15) by releasing his politically-charged new track Guantanamo. The tune will feature on his upcoming solo album Truancy: The Very Best of Pete Townshend....

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After thrilling baseball fans with his rendition of Take Me Out to the Ball Game at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois on Tuesday (12May15), Pearl Jam singer EDDIE VEDDER stayed in the city to perform...

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 Confirmed As Sunday Headliner At Glastonbury 2015

The Who has been confirmed as the Sunday night headliner for Glastonbury 2015 - the second time the group has played the prestigious closing spot in eight years. The band join rockers Foo Fighters and...

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....

The Who To Close Glastonbury

The Who are to close Glastonbury Festival 2015.The legendary rock band will reportedly join 'Bound 2' rapper Kanye West and the Foo Fighters as headliners of the music festival, which takes place in June.A source...

The Who's Classic 1982 Shea Stadium Show To Be Released On Dvd

The Who: Live at Shea Stadium 1982 features restored footage and newly-mixed sound. The release marks the first time the concert has been available to view in its entirety. The show...

Pete Townshend Rules Out Unplugged Sessions

Dozens of big-name pop stars and bands have appeared on the iconic, stripped-down acoustic series since its launch in 1989, including the Eagles, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Sir Paul MCCartney, Eric Clapton, Adele,...

Eddie Vedder To Stand In For Roger Daltrey And The Who Charity Show

Pearl Jam star Vedder will take on vocal duties from Roger Daltrey for the supergroup's Celebrating The Who gig at the Rosemont Theatre in Illinois next month (May15), while Starkey will join fellow...

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...

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"The horrible shock of 9/11 shocked the world. And then (bandmate) John (Entwistle) dying the next year did make us realise, 'We're mortal'. If we believed in anything, it was the power of music bringing...

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....

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"I maintain my voice to the best of my ability. You just have to hope that your body holds up... My voice is fine... My vocal cords are better now than they've ever been! I'm...

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"There's not enough anger out there in the music, and there's not a lot of contemplation in the lyrics; it's all very sweet... but that's the iPhone generation." THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY wishes modern...

Britney Spears Set For Super Bowl Show?

Britney Spears is being lined up to perform at the 2016 Super Bowl halftime show.The 'Toxic' hitmaker - who previously took to the stage at the prestigious sporting event alongside Aerosmith, 'NSYNC, Nelly and Mary...

Kurt Cobain's Credit Card Up For Sale

Kurt Cobain's credit card is up for auction.The late Nirvana frontman's Visa card - which expired in 1995, less than a year after his suicide - from now-defunct Seattle bank Seafirst and leather 'King of...

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...

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Reclusive R&B star D'angelo has snagged The Who's on/off bassist Pino Palladino for his upcoming U.K. tour. The singer will tour England to promote his new album Black Messiah next month (Feb15) and he has...

Elton John & The Who Set For New Orleans Festival

The stars of rock opera Tommy are heading for the 2015 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival after Sir Elton John and The Who were announced as headliners on Monday (12Jan15).The annual seven-day event, which...

Joan Jett To Open For The Who's 50th Anniversary Tour

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts have signed up as the opening act for The Who when they embark on the next leg of their 50th anniversary tour in 2015.The My Generation hitmakers are set to...

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...

Pete Townshend Steps Up Fight To Save London's Music History

The Who star Pete Townshend has stepped up his fight to save London's musical history by backing a campaign to preserve the city's iconic Tin Pan Alley.The stretch of music shops on Denmark Street in...

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...

The Who Concert Disaster To Be Commemorated With Tribute Statue

The mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio has announced plans to remember those who died in a crush outside The Who's 1979 concert in the city.Eleven revellers were killed and 26 others injured when concertgoers rushed to...

The Who Get Classical For 50th Anniversary

Rockers The Who will celebrate their 50th anniversary next year (15) by releasing a classical version of their Quadrophenia concept album.Guitarist Pete Townshend's partner Rachel Fuller orchestrated the groundbreaking 1973 album, which was re-recorded at...

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'Game Of Thrones' Musical Is Made A Reality... Sort Of...

For the first ever US Red Nose Day on NBC, all the stops were pulled out. What happens when you...

'Poltergeist''s New Cast Take On A Classic

Steven Spielberg and Tobe Hooper's 1982 haunted house movie 'Poltergeist' is so iconic that remaking it has always...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Was A Special Challenge For Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy has made a name for himself with films like 'Inception', 'The Dark...

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Bill Murray Wishes You 'A Very Murray Christmas' This December

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Brandon Flowers - I Can Change [Lyric] Video

With his new solo album 'The Desired Effect' out now, the Killers frontman Brandon...

Cooties - Trailer

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The Cribs Have Released Their New Video And It Features Some Interesting Guests

Indie-rock band The Cribs have been delighting audiences with their unique blend...

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