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  1. The Who Announce 50th Anniversary Tour And Retirement PlansRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | 411mania.com

    ... that for 13 years since 1964 The Who didn't really exist, so we are really only 37. " The band recorded albums like Tommy , Who's Next and Quardrophenia before drummer Keith Moon died of a drug overdose in 1978. They then recorded two albums with ...

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  2. The Who announce 50th anniversary tour and plans to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | NME

    ... 13 years since 1964 The Who didn't really exist, so we are really only 37." After recording classic albums such as 'Tommy', 'Who's Next' and 'Quadrophenia', drummer Keith Moon died of a drug overdose in 1978. They recorded two albums with former ...

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  3. White Plains Performing Arts Center to Present PARADE, 8/8-10Read the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... including The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (with Ann-Margret), Grease, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Who's Tommy, Annie Warbucks, Big River, Chess, Peter Pan and the Tony and Grammy Award winning production of Dreamgirls. At the White Plains ...

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  4. The Who Planning New Album Before Upcoming 50th Anniversary TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | RollingStone

    ... '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." The band also revealed plans to enter the studio this ...

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  5. Legendary rockers The Who return to LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... on a journey through their entire career from the days of The High Numbers to classic albums such as Who's Next, Tommy and Live at Leeds. The show which guitarist Pete Townshend describes as "hits, picks, mixes and misses" will see the band play all ...

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  6. The Who announce 'long goodbye'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | BBC News

    ... more than 100 million records since forming in 1964. Their best-known albums include My Generation, and rock operas Tommy and Quadrophenia. The original line-up included drummer Keith Moon, who died from an accidental overdose in 1978, and bassist ...

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  7. Rock legends The Who announce gig at Newcastle's Metro Radio ArenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Chronicle Live

    The Who Hits 50 UK tour will see the band take their audience on 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 and Live at Leeds up to the present day.

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  8. 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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  9. This Day in Music History: June 21stRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | WPLR

    ... searched Memphis International Airport after a bystander overheard Who guitarist Pete Townshend refer to their album Tommy as "the bomb" while describing its success. FBI agents thought it was a bomb threat. 1969: The first Toronto Pop Festival was ...

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  10. Arthur Brown Interview: 'The God of Hellfire' & 'Mastermind of Theatrical Rock'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Parsons, Hawkwind, and numerous other legendary artists. He also portrayed 'The Priest' in The Who's rock opera movie 'Tommy' in 1975. Arthur Brown is not just a theatrical rock phenomenon; Brown delivers commanding and unprecedented vocals covering ...

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  11. 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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  12. The Who - Quadrophenia: Live in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... innate strengths as a true song cycle , rather than a series of tunes. Even more so than the Who's frankly overhyped Tommy , the dense and utterly interconnected Quadrophenia was meant to be digested in one sitting - as with a novel. Quadrophenia: ...

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  13. Album reviews: Jose James and The WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Kinston Free Press

    ... When The Who tried to tour "Quadrophenia" upon its release in 1973, chaos ensued. Whereas their previous rock opera "Tommy" was easy to lug around the world as a four-piece rock band, "Quadrophenia" was different. While songs such as "The Real Me" ...

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  14. More Perfect Playlists: The Who - Who's NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    All fans of the Who know this story: after the success of their rock opera Tommy , head cook, bottle washer and songwriter Pete Townshend decided to outdo himself and announced that the band would be pursuing a project called Lifehouse .

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  15. 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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  16. Summer UpdateRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2009 | Paul Viapiano

    ... loved working with. Next up was one of the greatest fantasy gigs in recent memory, the chance to play some music from Tommy with Roger Daltrey along with my mates, bassist Trey Henry, drummer Brian Miller and fellow guitarist Tariq Akoni. Roger, who ...

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  17. Scottish Rock Band Lonehead Release a Killer EP through Frantastic68 RecordsRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... most recognizable talents, has previously lent his fret wizardry to the original West End production of The Who's Tommy to the approval of Pete Townshend, as well playing with the legendary John Otway as well as fronting his own bands and being an ...

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  18. Roger Daltrey says he's allergic to marijuana at Los Angeles concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Click to watch a video of Roger Daltrey performing "See Me, Feel Me" from Tommy's "We're Not Gonna Take It."

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  19. Find A Fantastic Dental Professional Like Dr. Tariq DrabuRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | The Daily Croton

    ... Roger Daltrey at Prudential Centre. The voice of The Who has made a decision it's time to give a correct tour to the Tommy report, and even however Pete isn't signing up for him on this round, this is sure to be an epic generation. Classic rock ...

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  20. 'Who's Next' One Of The Who's Best [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... early success came from singles they released yet the band focused on concept albums, i.e., 'The Who Sell Out' and 'Tommy.' The band scored three Top 5 albums between 1965 - 1967. They reached The Top 40 singles chart in 1967 (in the U.S.) with "I ...

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