The summer of 1967 has taken on an almost mythical magic, a psychedelic “summer of love” with beautiful people turning on, tuning in and dropping out from Hyde Park to Haight-Ashbury.
They performed the band's 1971 rock classic 'Won't Get Fooled Again' as never before, on classroom instruments with house band the Roots.
'Live At Leeds' was a definitive in-concert album and "a very valid bit of plastic," as Roger Daltrey said.
Released 23 May 1969, The Who's ‘Tommy’ is a masterpiece…a word that is applied to all too many recordings, but in the case it probably doesn't go far enough.
The album was recorded on Daltrey's summer 2018 US tour, on which he performed the work with some of the finest symphony orchestras in the country.
The first studio record the band made without Moon, 'Face Dances,' entered the American album chart on 4 April 1981.
Born on 1 April 1946, Ronnie was one of the UK's great treasures, happy both in a group setting, as a collaborator or bandleader.
The track from 'Tommy' became Elton's first UK top ten single since another cover, of The Beatles' 'Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds.'
The collection is a much-deserved tribute to the co-writer of such classic British songs as 'Itchycoo Park,' 'All Or Nothing,' 'Ooh La La,' 'How Come' and 'The Poacher.'
Publisher Mark Booth describes the book as “a great rock novel” that “captures the craziness of the music business”.
Recorded on 7 February 1969, ‘Pinball Wizard’ was pivotal to the success of ‘Tommy’, but the single very nearly didn't get recorded.
On 14 February 1970, The Who took to the stage of the refectory of the University of Leeds to record the classic 'Live At Leeds.'
The vlogs and Pete Townshend's narratives take Who fans inside British Grove Studios to learn about new songs such as 'Detour' and 'Beads On One String.'
The legendary band hit London on the back of their high-profile US tour which kicks off on 7 May.
A groundbreaking song in British rock history was born in London on 13 October 1965, followed by the album of the same name on 3 December.