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  1. The Who return to the road in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... the furniture to the ceiling. The grand ole rock operas. The set list included songs from both The Who's rock operas, Tommy and Quadrophenia, as well as 1966's A Quick One While He's Away, the "mini-opera" that paved the way for Townshend's more ...

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  2. The Who return to the road in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | USA Today

    ... the furniture to the ceiling. The grand ole rock operas. The set list included songs from both The Who's rock operas, Tommy and Quadrophenia , as well as 1966's A Quick One While He's Away , the "mini-opera" that paved the way for Townshend's more ...

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  3. The Who: Amazing journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Examiner.com

    ... Moon says in Tony Fletcher's biography Dear Boy: The Life of Keith Moon . A year later, The Who released the album Tommy, a rock opera about the life of a deaf, dumb and blind boy, and his attempt to communicate with others. As Rolling Stone stated ...

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  4. 'Lambert & Stamp' review: The Who's managers could see for miles and milesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | OregonLive.com

    ... actually interested in me and wasn't talking down to me," Daltrey said. It all came together and came apart around "Tommy." Lambert built up Townshend at the expense of the others (Daltrey, to his great credit, hung in and found his own way) and ...

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  5. Lambert & Stamp: Review of the early days explores who made the WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Globe and Mail

    ... his fists. The Who's new managers quickly forbade him from punching people.) It wasn't until the 1969 rock-opera album Tommy that Daltrey found his true role, as the rock-star front man. The Who's deaf-dumb-and-blind-guy opus was the turning point ...

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  6. Mesmerizing New Promo Video Behind The Scenes Of Classic Quadrophenia, Out 6/8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... pop song and take rock music to a higher artistic level. In the 1960s he defined the concept of the 'rock opera' with TOMMY, taking it a stage further with QUADROPHENIA. Conceived and written by Pete in 1973, QUADROPHENIA went on to become an iconic ...

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  7. The Who confirmed as final Glastonbury festival headlinersRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Newkerala.com

    ... the audience on an "amazing journey" through The Who's back catalogue, including classic albums such as 'Who's Next,' 'Tommy,' 'Quadrophenia' and 'My Generation.' Daltrey noted that it's great to be ending this part of a 50-year career at the most ...

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  8. Glastonbury may be last UK date for The WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | This Is Somerset

    ... an amazing journey through their entire career from the days of the high numbers to classic albums such as Who's Next, Tommy, Quadrophenia, My Generation, Live at Leeds up to the present day." Paul Weller, who also appeared Pyramid stage on Saturday ...

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  9. Amazing JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... Pete Townshend to compose something more substantial than three-minute pop songs; "A Quick One While He's Away" and Tommy were the groundbreaking results. Naturally, Lambert was a man of appetite and ego, and his life ended in a fog of drugs, rent ...

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  10. Lambert & Stamp tells the how of the WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Georgia Straight

    ... Records, which scored with albums from Jimi Hendrix and others, all of whom had bigger hits than did the Who-until Tommy , when arguments about ownership and direction set in. Novice director James D. Cooper has unearthed great archival material, ...

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  11. Lambert & Stamp Is the Rare Honest Rock 'n' Roll FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Dallas Observer

    ... sting. Stamp and Townshend offer conflicting testimony about how much work Lambert, who died in 1981, did to shape Tommy into a coherent whole. In one surprising present-day interview, Townshend and Roger Daltrey are on camera together, talking to ...

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  12. Lambert & Stamp Illuminates the Who Who Made the WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | River Front Times

    ... rose to stardom with surprising swiftness. Sadly, by the time the band was reaching the thin-air Everest heights of Tommy in 1969, Lambert was already beginning his own long descent, undone by addiction and Townshend's increasing creative ...

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  13. The Who Confirmed As Glastonbury HeadlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Sky News

    ... for the first day of the 2014 Glastonbury Festival The band - famous for albums such as Who's Next, Quadrophenia, and Tommy - are also on a world tour to mark their 50th anniversary. "We're delighted to announce that The Who will headline Sunday ...

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  14. The Who to close Glastonbury with a bangRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Evening Times

    ... treating audiences to hits from their wide repetoire, including tracks from albums such as Who's Next, Quadrophenia, Tommy and more. Other big acts confirmed for Glastonbury this year include Pharrell Williams, Florence And The Machine, Mark Ronson ...

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  15. Who will be final headline act at this year's Glasto?Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | ITV

    ... treating audiences to hits from their wide repetoire, including tracks from albums such as Who's Next, Quadrophenia, Tommy and more. By using this site, you agree we can set and use cookies. For more details of these cookies and how to disable them, ...

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  16. Glastonbury confirm The Who to be the headline act for the final nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Get Reading

    ... treating audiences to hits from their wide repetoire, including tracks from albums such as Who's Next, Quadrophenia, Tommy and more. Other big acts confirmed for Glastonbury this year include Pharrell Williams, Florence And The Machine, Mark Ronson ...

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  17. The Amazing Journey of Lambert & StampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Stranger

    ... the limits of three-minute pop singles and compose something more ambitious; "A Quick One, While He's Away" and later Tommy were the groundbreaking results. Naturally, Lambert was a man of appetite and ego, and his life ended at age 45 in a fog of ...

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  18. Review: Lambert & StampRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... in a series of interviews shot before he passed away. The film's many highlights include how The Who's rock opera "Tommy" was born, Lambert & Stamp helping Townsend become a better writer, and the duo starting their own independent record label, ...

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  19. Review: The Who at American Airlines CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... breakdown at the climax of Magic Bus was astonishing, just as Quadrophenia 's I'm One proved deeply poignant. The Tommy medley (spinning from Amazing Journey to Sparks to Pinball Wizard to See Me, Feel Me ) near the concert's finale drove home the ...

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  20. The Who to release 1982 Shea Stadium show from last tour with Kenney JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Examiner.com

    ... live on this tour. The set list also included classics like "Pinball Wizard" and "See Me Feel Me" from the rock opera "Tommy," "My Generation," "Substitute," "Who Are You," "I Can't Explain," "Baba O'Riley" and "Won't Get Fooled Again." It also ...

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