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The Who Prepare New Composition For Olympics Performance

“We have recorded a piece of music that is a fabulous ending for the Olympics… and just shows the great music that has come out of this country,” Daltrey said. “This country has put some fabulous music out into the world.”

07/20/2012

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Pete Townshend Calls Mick Jagger’s Manhood ‘Huge & Extremely Tasty’

“What I remember of the size of Mick Jagger’s penis — I remember it as being huge and extremely tasty,” Townshend said. “I don’t remember anything about Roger’s… and wouldn’t dare to mention it. Let’s hope that makes the Internet!”

07/18/2012

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The Who To Tour North America Playing ‘Quadrophenia’ in Full

The Who will kick off a 37-date tour on November 1st in which they’ll perform their 1973 double album “Quadrophenia” in its entirety, in addition to a handful of hits.

07/18/2012

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The Gaslight Anthem Covers The Who For ‘Live On Letterman’

After a high-energy, 50-minute set in front of a packed crowd at the Ed Sullivan Theater last night for a “Live On Letterman” webcast, the Gaslight Anthem returned to the stage at the chanted requested of the audience. The Jersey-bred and Springsteen-approved band put an exclamation point on the show with a thunderous rendition of The Who’s “Baba O’Riley.”

06/28/2012

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The Who, George Michael & More To Play Olympics Closing Ceremony

Having once rocked the Super Bowl halftime show is not enough for The Who. As rumored over the last several months, the classic rockers will play the Olympics closing ceremony in London on August 12, […]

06/12/2012

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The Who’s Pete Townshend Reveals Memoir Details, Release Date

The Who’s Pete Townshend has been writing an autobiography since the mid 1990s, and after a number of delays, the book finally has a new title and a release date. Townshend’s long-awaited memoir traded its […]

05/24/2012

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Horatio Caine: 10 Years of CSI One-Liners

With CSI: Miami cancelled, where will we go for our weekly cheesy one-liners from David Caruso?  Sure, there’s always Stand-Up Live.  But, they never have Horatio Caine on the bill.  And, they never follow the […]

05/16/2012

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Springsteen and McCartney Lead Record Store Day Releases

When it comes to vinyl records, it’s almost as much about a nostalgic experience as it is about the warm, crackling sound that emits from the record player. This Saturday (April 21), the yearly “holiday” […]

04/20/2012

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Happy 30th Birthday, MTV!: The First 10 Music Videos Ever Played On MTV

Remember when MTV stood for Music Television? Thirty years ago, MTV was born on August 1, 1981. On its first day, MTV was still full of flaws; Black screens showed up in between videos when […]

08/01/2011

Classic Interview: The Who’s Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, and Keith Moon On Health, Vacations, And “Who Are You”

It was 45 years ago this month that Pete Townshed, Roger Daltrey, Keith Moon, and John Entwhistle–the four members of one of the most legendary bands in rock history, [lastfm]The Who[/lastfm]–recorded their timeless classic “My […]

10/15/2010

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