A more conventional studio album after the panoramic ambition of 1973’s 'Quadrophenia,' the band's 1975 release was far from average.
Pete Townshend worked on the song, originally as a slow blues, all through the summer of 1965, as The Who toured Scandinavia and Holland.
Adapted from ‘Tommy’ as an American single, the song became The Who's biggest hit there since ‘I Can See For Miles.’
For all the hurried circumstances of its production, Pete Townshend viewed 1982's 'It's Hard' as a creative success.
Produced by the band with associate producer Glyn Johns, ‘Who's Next’ is widely regarded as one of their finest pieces of work.
As he became an octogenarian, B.B. released the all-star album featuring Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Elton John, Van Morrison, and many more.
His latest live show will consist of ‘a unique mix of music and conversation that is built around Roger’s musical journey.’
In September 1979, the band played their first US concerts with Kenney Jones behind the drumkit.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
Daltrey will dig deep into his solo work and also reinterpret some classics and rarities by The Who.
‘Who Are You’ hit the Hot 100 on August 26, 1978 on its way to becoming the band’s biggest American hit for eight years.
It was the year of the band's 25th anniversary tour, which brought new performances of Pete Townshend's opus.
As drummer with The Who, Keith Moon powered one of the most explosive bands in rock history. Roger Daltrey said: 'His algorithms were a little bit different.'
Passionate and highly personal accounts of extraordinary lives, the best music memoirs offer everything from creative insights to rock’n’roll excess.
Langston was first hired by The Who as a roadie in April 1965, and went on to be a valued member of their team.