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  1. Lost "Tommy" Live Recordings Will Be Part of ReissueRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2013 | Brookale Public Radio

    The audio tapes of The Who performing "Tommy" in 1969 that Pete Townshend ordered be destroyed are going to be released.

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  2. Music DVD Review: The Who - 'Sensation - The Story of Tommy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    When The Who released their landmark double album Tommy back in 1969, the idea of "concept albums" was hardly anything new in rock and roll.

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  3. The Who - Sensation: The Story of TommyRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | EDGE

    ... into another branch on the tree of music. When it comes to the rock opera, the title for which this rings true is "Tommy." Written in 1969 by Pete Townshend for his band, The Who, "Tommy" tells of the journey of its title character from a little boy ...

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  4. Review: The story of 'Tommy' is best told by the Who aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... from the first-person perspective that Daltrey and Townshend do. That's the real downside to "Sensation: The Story of Tommy." There are, however, some great moments with the Who, and archival interviews with Keith Moon and John Entwistle. But there ...

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  5. The Barns at Wolf Trap Welcomes Simon Townshend, Al Stewart, and The...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | PRWeb

    Hailing from one of England's most musically acclaimed families, Simon Townshend-younger brother of Pete-began his career at age nine when he recorded the backing vocals for The Who's rock opera Tommy.

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  6. Lost "Tommy" Live Recordings Will Be Part of ReissueRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2013 | Brookale Public Radio

    The audio tapes of The Who performing "Tommy" in 1969 that Pete Townshend ordered be destroyed are going to be released.

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  7. the Who's Sensation: the Story of Tommy Out on Blu-ray & DVD TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A fascinating and revealing documentary tracing the creation and subsequent success of internationally adored rock band The Who's rock opera TOMMY titled THE WHO'S SENSATION: THE STORY OF TOMMY is now available on DVD and Blu-ray.

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  8. Roger Daltrey Admits He Didn't Always Get The Who's Rock OperasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Were you always a little lost within the big-concept narratives of the Who 's rock operas? Scared to admit that you really had no idea what Pete Townshend was getting at with ' Tommy ' or ' Quadrophenia ,' iconic though they may be? You're not alone: Who frontman Roger Daltrey , in fact, admits to some initial confusion, as well.

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  9. DVD review: 'Sensation - The Story of The Who's Tommy'Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Singer Roger Daltrey of The Who during the final performance of the rock opera "Tommy," at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York, June 7, 1970.

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  10. Lost "Tommy" Live Recordings Will Be Part of ReissueRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2013 | Brookale Public Radio

    The audio tapes of The Who performing "Tommy" in 1969 that Pete Townshend ordered be destroyed are going to be released.

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  11. Pinball Wizard is coming to UnionPinball Wizard is coming to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    Cast members Garrett Wallace, Jodi Zerbe, Simeon Skilling, Ethan Brunner and Kori Cruse rehearse for the Union Community Theatre's upcoming production of The Who's "Tommy" which opens Thursday, March 27. The Union Community Theatre will perform The Who's "Tommy" at 8 p.m. March 27-29 and April 2-5, as well as 2 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at the Union ... (more)

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  12. Pinball Wizard is coming to UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | The Cincinnati Enquirer

    Opera, rock style, will emanate from Union this month. The Union Community Theatre will perform The Who's "Tommy" at 8 p.m. March 27-29 and April 2-5, as well as 2 p.m. Sunday, March 30, at the Union Community Building, 10087 Old Union Road, Union.

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  13. Classic Rock Releases For March - On DVD [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    The newly produced documentary of The Who - The Story of Tommy thoroughly exams the making of the classic rock opera.

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  14. Sunday Cinema | The Who At Tanglewood 1970Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | JamBase

    ... , MA. The group was at the height of their powers as they roll through a 27-song setlist that focuses on material from Tommy . The Who threw in a little jam based on Neil Young's "Cinnamon Girl" that night. Let's take a look:

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  15. It's Our Saturday Night Attitude Dance Courtesy of A Happy 2014...Read the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Aquarius Papers

    ... as "meet the new boss, same as the old boss," and "won't get fooled again." Besides his music, his performance as Tommy in the movie of the same name was at times chilling, moving, and jaw-dropping, as were his performances in the Who performance ...

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  16. Topic Hub + Celebrity Birthdays The Who's Roger Daltrey Turns 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | VH1

    ... of music's greatest roars, Roger Daltrey of The Who . Whether as a young, hard-nosed mod, the many-curled icon of the Tommy musical or the tight-shirted, muscular arena rocker, the singer is known for belting out some of the most throat-shredding ...

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  17. The Who's Roger Daltrey Turns 70 on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... See for Miles," Daltrey went on to embody the lead character Townshend created for The Who's landmark 1969 rock opera Tommy . Over the next decade plus, Roger continued to lend his voice to one memorable Who song after the next, from Who's Next 's ...

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  18. Lost "Tommy" Live Recordings Will Be Part of ReissueRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2013 | Brookale Public Radio

    The audio tapes of The Who performing "Tommy" in 1969 that Pete Townshend ordered be destroyed are going to be released.

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  19. Ann-Margret joins guest cast of 'Ray Donovan' on ShowtimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... from prison, only to complicate life for Ray and his family. Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated actress Ann-Margret ("Tommy," Law &Order: SVU") will guest star in a recurring role as ever-beautiful actress June Wilson, a major star back in her day who ...

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  20. Emmy-Winning Actress Joins Showtime's 'Ray Donovan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Television Week

    ... nominated twice for Oscars -- in 1972 for her supporting role in "Carnal Knowledge" and in 1976 for her lead role in "Tommy." She has five Golden Globe trophies, and won a Primetime Emmy in 2010 for her guest role on "Law & Order: SVU."

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