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Pete Townshend To Release Novella

THE WHO rocker PETE TOWNSHEND has fulfilled his literary ambitions by writing his own novella. The MY GENERATION guitarist has previously penned rock operas in the past - including the huge hit TOMMY -...

Moon Replacement Tops Absurd Moments List

A teenager's one night stand as THE WHO's drummer in 1973 has topped a new poll of rock's most absurd moments. Teenage drummer THOMAS HALPIN took over KEITH MOON's drum stool when the drugged-up...

Entwistle's Girl To Meet Stripper

The lover of late THE WHO rocker JOHN ENTWISTLE is determined to meet the hooker who was with him when he died. Entwistle died of a heart attack last year, aged just 57, after...

Daltrey Blasts Mccartney For Tarnishing The Beatles

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has blasted fellow 1960s icon SIR PAUL McCARTNEY for wrecking the musical legacy of the BEATLES. The MY GENERATION singer hates what McCartney is doing with the FAB FOUR's...

Daltrey Jokes About Hotel Ban

ROGER DALTREY returned to the New York hotel he was banned from for life at the weekend (04OCT03) - for a movie screening. The WALDORF ASTORIA HOTEL management barred Daltrey and his group THE...

Entwistle's Luxury Pad For Sale

Late THE WHO rocker JOHN ENTWISTLE's luxury English country mansion is being sold for a staggering $6.4 million (GBP4 million). The lucky buyer will also get to keep a memento from the pad's former...

The Who Plan March Reunion

Legendary rock outfit THE WHO will be going back into the studio next March (04) and will take the new material on tour in both America and their native UK. Bandmembers ROGER DALTREY and...

The Who Toured To Cope With The Grief

Rock legends THE WHO took to the road last year (02) after the death of bandmate JOHN ENTWISTLE - because it was the only way ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSHEND could cope with the grief....

Robbie Williams' Live Cd Earner

British pop star ROBBIE WILLIAMS hasn't finished earning money from his spectacular Knebworth, England concerts this summer - he's set to collect a staggering $24 million (GBP15 million) by releasing a live CD and DVD...

Mike Myers Tipped For Keith Moon Biopic

AUSTIN POWERS brainchild MIKE MYERS is being considered as a possibility to play THE WHO drummer KEITH MOON in a biopic of the musician's life. Canadian Myers is a huge fan of the rocker...

Daltrey Says No To Chitty Chitty

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has turned down a role in London stageshow CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG because he thinks the project will bore him. The singer, who has had acclaimed acting roles in...

Are You Experienced Tops Guitar Albums List

THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE's 1967 album ARE YOU EXPERIENCED has topped a new poll of the ultimate guitar albums. British rock bible MOJO have declared the album the best axe LP of all time...

Hendrix Album Best Ever

JIMI HENDRIX's pioneering three and a half decade-old release ARE YOU EXPERIENCED has been named the greatest guitar album of all time. The 1967 record, which spawned classics such as FOXY LADY and FIRE,...

Limp Bizkit Confuse Fans By Playing One New Song

Rockers LIMP BIZKIT have surprised fans on their North American tour - by only playing one new song from their mega-hyped new album. The ROLLIN' band performed the nameless track and made no...

Townshend Learns To Love Daltrey

Rocker PETE TOWNSHEND has learned to love THE WHO bandmate ROGER DALTREY - even though he was bullied by the singer for years. Daltrey has been championing Townshend ever since the guitarist went through...

Roger Daltrey Defends Pal Pete Townshend

Legendary THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has blasted the treatment of bandmate PETE TOWNSHEND following his investigation by police for downloading child pornography from the internet - again. The singer is furious over the...

Townshend: 'Arrogance Landed Me In Dangerous Water'

Rocker PETE TOWNSHEND admits his "rock star arrogance" is to blame for his arrest in connection with child pornography. Townshend was cautioned by British police earlier this year (03), after admitting using his credit...

Pete Townshend Too Depressed To Complete Autobiography

THE WHO legend PETE TOWNSHEND has halted work on his controversial autobiography at the point where his famous band hit the big time - because it made him very depressed. The PINBALL WIZARD hitmaker,...

New Album Planned From The Who

THE WHO legends PETE TOWNSHEND and ROGER DALTREY will record their first new album together in more than 20 years in an attempt to put Townshend's recent police trouble behind him. The guitarist was...

Roger Daltrey Goes Back In Time

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has gone back in time - he's living the life of 1880s Americans for a new TV show. Daltrey has taken on the bizarre task for US TV network...

Roger Daltrey's Huge Brood

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY is surprised his wife HEATHER is still with him - because he fathered four illegitimate children during their 32-year marriage. The KIDS ARE ALRIGHT rocker, 59, is the father...

Pete Townshend Trawls Through The Internet Sewers

THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND is determined to fight the "sewage" of illegal child porn - following his own arrest for accessing porn sites in January (03). The TOMMY rocker was cautioned by British...

The Who Legend To Release New Live Album

THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND is releasing another live album as part of his SIGNATURE series. The album, which will hit stores next month (JUL03), features a concert Pete performed in August 1999 at...

Daltrey Defends Townshend

THE WHO rocker ROGER DALTREY has expressed his fury at the way his longtime bandmate PETE TOWNSHEND was treated during his child porn scandal. Townshend was arrested in January (03) for accessing a child...

My Fair Roger Daltrey

Former THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY is becoming a stage actor - for one night only. The PINBALL WIZARD hitmaker will appear in a one-off performance of MY FAIR LADY at the Hollywood Bowl...

Child Abuse Steering Group Supports Townshend

A British anti-child sex-abuse organisation is belatedly supporting rocker PETE TOWNSHEND's controversial research methods. THE WHO rocker was arrested earlier this year (03) when police discovered he had been contacting child porn websites. Townshed...

Fab Four Top Brit-heavy Best Band Poll

THE BEATLES are still top of the pops in California as far as fans of classic rock are concerned. The state's number one classic rock radio station, ARROW FM, asked listeners to vote for...

Townshend To Sway Doubters On The Streets

Rock legend PETE TOWNSHEND is vowing to take to the streets in a bid to convince the public he's innocent of child porn allegations. THE WHO guitarist is desperate for his life to return...

Pete Townshend Plans Autobiography Release

THE WHO rocker PETE TOWNSHEND is now more determined to publish his autobiography than ever - following his arrest for visiting a child pornography website to research the book. Earlier this month (MAY03) police...

Vender Speaks Out About Townshend Scandal

Rocker EDDIE VENDER is appalled at the way THE WHO guitarist PETE TOWNSHEND was vilified in England for his links to child pornography websites. The PEARL JAM star admits he always knew his pal...

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