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  1. Roger Daltrey makes surprise appearance at wedding, serenades newlywedsRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... 'I was through next door and I heard the band and they're brilliant, so I had to come through'." Milestone's singer, Tommy Bell, filmed the singer's performance with the band and uploaded the video to his Twitter account. Oh aye, I nearly forgot - ...

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  2. Pete Townshend presents 'Classic Quadrophenia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Music-News.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 Townshend in 1973, 'Quadrophenia' went on to ...

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  3. The Who Kicks Off UK Tour in Scotland; Roger Daltrey Crashes Local WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... ; and the 1970 rarity "Naked Eye," which served as the concert's finale. The show also featured mini sets focusing on Tommy and Quadrophenia , early hits like "I Can't Explain," "Substitute" and "I Can See for Miles," and the 1970s anthems "Who Are ...

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  4. VIDEO: Roger Daltrey gatecrashes weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Newsday

    ... ow, when he asked the Milestone band if he could join in. "I Can't Explain" delighted the newly weds while band singer Tommy took the chance to film his stand-in on stage.

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  5. Senior Tory ends four-year row on Tommy Nutter rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | This Is London

    A four-year High Court battle involving the Conservative vice-chairman Alan Lewis and a Savile Row tailor which once dressed Mick Jagger, Elton John and Cher has finally ended. In an out of court settlement ahead of a Court of Appeal hearing which is due tomorrow, Tory party stalwart Lewis has agreed to buy the rights to Nutters of Savile Row which leaves him free to use the brand Tommy Nutter - the flamboyant tailor who achieved fame in the Sixties when his suits were worn by a celebrity clientele, including three of the Beatles on their "Abbey Road" album cover.

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  6. The Who set for triumphant return to LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... resonate the world over. Just another gig on the band's world tour in support of their massively successful rock opera Tommy, the set was recorded and released three months later as Live at Leeds, regarded by fans and critics alike as the greatest ...

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  7. Thanksgiving with a Fan-ilow of the ManilowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... jamming with your dad to "I Write The Songs," and the next you're following your sister's advice and listening to Tommy with a candle burning and seeing your entire future. At some point in my adolescence, the part of my brain that liked cool music ...

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  8. Opening Night | The Who Hits 50 Begins In Abu DhabiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | JamBase

    ... from that classic album made Sunday's set - an encore of "5:15," "Bell Boy," "Love Reign O'er Me" and "The Real Me." Tommy was well-represented by "Amazing Journey/Sparks," "Pinball Wizard" and "See Me, Feel Me / Listening To You." Surprisingly, The ...

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  9. Band signs up to support The WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | St. Helens Reporter

    ... Cardiff and London. The gigs supporting The Who, best knows for hits such as My Generation and ambitious rock opera Tommy, will be by far the biggest Slydigs have ever played and the group has been enjoying considerable acclaim since announcing the ...

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  10. LIVE: The Lawn Sausages / Off the Record @ the Hangar, 11/7/14Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Nippertown!

    ... of Lumpy Sausage and Jones Sausage meshed and clashed to grilled perfection. It was also guest star time. Vocalist Tommy Love and tenor sax player Blue Hand Luke got called up for "Sausage Twist," a performance so rife with the boogie beat that John ...

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  11. Forgiveness, Redemption and Rock & RollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Sonoma Valley Sun

    Sonoma Valley Sun) Following an acclaimed summer run in Fairfield, Missouri Street Theatre is contributing their version of The Who's "Tommy" as the grand finale to Sonoma Theatre Alliance's successful season. With over 20 million copies of The Who's 1969 rock opera "Tommy" spinning around the globe, one would be hard-pressed not to recognize a familiar tune in this show.

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  12. The Who to play Hyde ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Music-News.com

    ... '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. Hyde Park will be the final UK show of the 'WHO HITS ...

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  13. You will get fooled again: The Who is making an Oculus Rift app for its 50th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Digital Trends

    ... three years in the making. "The Who might have been just another rock 'n' roll band were it not for the release of Tommy ," explained Dawson. "We felt they were a band that's really stood the test of time and inspired later generations by moving ...

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  14. The Music of The Who Celebrated with All-Star Concert in LondonRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... Elliott sang "Love, Reign O'er Me," and a number of artists performed "See Me, Feel Me," from The Who's rock opera, Tommy . The evening also included a surprise appearance from Roger Daltrey , who filled in for James Dean Bradfield , lead guitarist ...

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  15. AC/DC's Phil Rudd and that drummer stereotypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... drummer was the butt of the band's jokes for years - some of which nearly cost him his life. Black Sabbath guitarist Tommy Iommi once set Ward alight - with the drummer's approval (before that he apparently allowed his band-mates to set fire to his ...

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  16. Three to see: Doyle Bramhall II, Mavis Staples, Eric JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lowell Sun

    ... the band Arc Angels with Charlie Sexton and two members of Stevie Ray Vaughan's rhythm section -- Chris Layton and Tommy Shannon. A few years later, he was a touring guitarist for Roger Waters' In the Flesh Tour and played guitar on Eric Clapton's ...

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  17. Three to see: Doyle Bramhall II, Mavis Staples, Eric JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Home

    ... the band Arc Angels with Charlie Sexton and two members of Stevie Ray Vaughan's rhythm section -- Chris Layton and Tommy Shannon. A few years later, he was a touring guitarist for Roger Waters' In the Flesh Tour and played guitar on Eric Clapton's ...

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  18. St Neots VAMPS to bring Tommy to the townRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Hunts Post

    There's still time to grab tickets for the St Neots VAMPS' upcoming performance depicting the rise and fall of the Pinball Wizard. The Who's Tommy will come to the Priory Centre, St Neots, from November 13-15, where the group will dance, act, and sing their way through the much-loved musical.

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  19. Android Amaker's Singular (and Collaborative) Vision of the FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Stranger

    ... 'm willing to bet you love a concept album, though you probably don't even realize it. I mean, who doesn't love Tommy by the Who? Or Ziggy Stardust by David Bowie, or The Wall by Pink Floyd? (Okay, to be fair, many of you frickin' hate The Wall , ...

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  20. Steve Smith: The Who to release greatest hits package; Remembering Cream bassist Jack BruceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... it knocked him spark out.” As for still carrying on, Townshend - the man who composed the rock operas “Tommy” and “Quadrophenia” as well as “My Generation” - said: “We tour because we ...

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