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The Who's Tommy Musical Returning To Broadway In 2021

The Who's musical 'Tommy' is returning to Broadway.The upcoming run of the acclaimed rock opera, which is comprised of music and lyrics by the iconic rock group's songwriter and guitarist Pete Townshend, will be directed...

The Who Unveil New Lp 'Who' And Announce 2020 Orchestra Tour

The Who have unveiled their new album 'Who' and announced a 2020 UK tour with a live orchestra.Following on from their stadium show at Wembley in July, which saw them debut brand new tracks 'Hero...

The Who Debut Two New Songs At Epic Wembley Stadium

The Who debuted two new songs from their upcoming new album as they made their return to Wembley Stadium on Saturday (06.07.19).Frontman Roger Daltrey and guitarist Pete Townshend - who last played the London venue...

Roger Daltrey Fears Losing Voice In 'Next Five Years'

Roger Daltrey thinks he will lose his voice ''in the next five years''.The 75-year-old Who frontman - who has taken to lip-reading nowadays due to his deafness - has admitted he fears ''age'' will start...

Roger Daltrey: The Who's Next Album Is Best Since Quadrophenia

Roger Daltrey says The Who's new album is their best since 'Quadrophenia'.Although the iconic rock group's frontman was originally skeptical about their first collection since 2006's 'Endless Wire', after hearing it he thinks it's their...

The Who Announces The Who @ 52 Pop-up

The Who have announced 'The Who @ 52' pop-up to celebrate the 50th anniversary of iconic rock opera LP 'Tommy' and their return to Wembley Stadium after 40 years.Fans of the 'My Generation' hitmakers will...

Roger Daltrey Announces 50th Anniversary Tommy Orchestral Album

Roger Daltrey has announced The Who's 'Tommy Orchestral' album to mark its 50th anniversary.The 'My Generation' hitmaker toured the iconic rock band's seminal 1969 LP 'Tommy' in full with his band and local orchestras across...

Roger Daltrey 'Couldn't Hear' New Who Songs During Extreme Deaf Spell

Roger Daltrey ''couldn't hear'' the music Pete Townshend had made for their new album at first.The Who frontman has been battling with deafness for some time through more than 50 years of playing with the...

The Who Tackle Fishing And Metoo On 'Current' New Album

The Who's new songs for their upcoming album tackle fishing and #MeToo.The iconic rock band's guitarist Pete Townshend - who is joined by frontman Roger Daltrey in the group - has revealed their new tunes...

Pete Townshend's Debut Novel Set For November

Pete Townshend's debut novel 'The Age of Anxiety' will be published on November 5.The Who guitarist has spent a decade on the project, which is comprised of a book, opera and art installation, about society's...

Liam Gallagher Claims 'Mug' Noel Has Signed To Warner Music

Liam Gallagher has mocked his brother Noel Gallagher for allegedly signing up to his record label.The former Oasis frontman slammed his ex-bandmate after it was claimed he's been working with the band's old producer Dave...

Noel Gallagher Reunites With Oasis Producer Dave Sardy

Noel Gallagher is working with Oasis producer Dave Sardy again.The Brooklyn-born studio wizard produced the 51-year-old rocker's former band's albums 'Don't Believe The Truth' in 2005 and 'Dig Out Your Soul' in 2008, and...

The Who To Start Recording New Album This Week

The Who will start recording their new album in west London this week.The 'Pinball Wizard' group's guitarist Pete Townshend has revealed he is heading to the iconic British Grove Studios - where The Rolling Stones...

The Who Announce Wembley Stadium Show

The Who have announced a major Wembley Stadium show for July.The 'Pinball Wizard' hitmakers - Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend - have confirmed they will bring their 'Moving On! Tour' to the London venue...

The Who Announce Final Tour And New Album

The Who have announced ''possibly'' their last tour and their first album in over a decade.The surviving members of the legendary rock band, frontman Roger Daltrey and guitarist Pete Townshend - who were joined by...

Tom Grennan Announces Teenage Cancer Trust Gig

Tom Grennan has announced a Teenage Cancer Trust show.The 'Lighting Matches' hitmaker - who was recently named BBC Introducing's Artist Of The Year - will perform at London's world famous Royal Albert Hall on March...

The Who's Roger Daltrey: I've Never Taken Cocaine

Roger Daltrey has never tried cocaine, despite being surrounded by rock 'n' roll excess his whole life.The Who frontman avoided the temptation of the Class A drug and other substances when the British band hit...

Elton John Can't Do Teenage Cancer Trust Shows Because Of Vegas Residency

Sir Elton John hasn't been able to do any Teenage Cancer Trust shows because of his Las Vegas residency.The 71-year-old singer's husband David Furnish has fired back at Roger Daltrey's claims the 'Rocket Man' star...

Roger Daltrey Has Three Love Children

Roger Daltrey discovered he had three love children on his 50th birthday.The 74-year-old rocker has revealed he wasn't aware he had more than five offspring until he received a letter in 1994, when he turned...

Roger Daltrey Urges Female Vocalists To Ditch In-ear Monitors

Roger Daltrey doesn't enjoy the style of current female pop stars.The Who legend believes women vocalists should stop using in-ear monitors as the device is not letting them showcase their full singing capabilities and tends...

Roger Daltrey Encourages Ear Plug Use At Gigs

Roger Daltrey has encouraged fans to wear earplugs to concerts - to avoid going deaf like him. The Who frontman - whose group entered the Guinness Book of Records for being the loudest band in...

Roger Daltrey's Legends Of Football Gig

Roger Daltrey is set to perform at the Legends of Football Awards ceremony in honour of Frank Lampard.The Who frontman will be the headline act at the glitzy bash on October 8 at London's The...

Roger Datlrey: Rap Music Hasn't Evolved

Roger Daltrey doesn't feel Kanye West has done anything to ''evolve'' hip-hop.The Who frontman is not a huge fan of rap music, but he feels that many of the artists spearheading the genre, including the...

Roger Daltrey Revealed Autobiography Details

Roger Daltrey will release his autobiography in October.The Who frontman has revealed his long-awaited memoir will be titled 'Thanks A Lot Mr. Kibblewhite: My Story' - which references his strict school headmaster - and will...

Roger Daltrey Struggling To Write His Autobiography

The Who frontman Roger Daltrey is struggling to write his autobiography because there are huge parts of his life he can't remember due to concussions.The 74-year-old singer has started penning his life story and documenting...

Keith Moon Sent Letter To Beach Boys Asking To Join As Drummer

Keith Moon once sent a letter to the Beach Boys asking to be their drummer. The late sticksman for The Who - who died of a drug overdose on September 7, 1978, when he was...

The Who Will Keep Rocking Till They Can't

The Who will keep going until they are ''not good'' live anymore.Frontman Roger Daltrey says the 'I'm Free' rockers have no plans to perform as a band at present, but that doesn't mean they've called...

Roger Daltrey To Star In New Quadrophenia Documentary

Roger Daltrey will be among the stars who feature in a new documentary to mark the 40th anniversary of 'Quadrophenia'.The 1979 movie - which is loosely based on The Who's rock opera of the same...

Roger Daltrey Can't Do Consecutive Concerts

Roger Daltrey isn't allowed to do consecutive concerts. The Who legend had a pre-cancerous growth removed from one of his vocal cords in December 2009, and ever since he's made sure to take good care...

The Who's Roger Daltrey Slams Jeremy Corbyn And #Metoo Movement

Roger Daltrey, the lead singer of rock legends The Who, has disparaged Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as “a communist” and criticised the #MeToo movement in a new interview.Speaking with the Daily Mail’s Event magazine, the...

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