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The History of the Who’s ‘Tommy’

We delve into the story behind the Who's 'Tommy' album, which was released on May 23, 1969.

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Listen to Pete Townshend’s New Song, ‘Guantanamo’

A new Pete Townshend compilation will include two new songs, including one called "Guantanamo" about the controversial military prison.

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46 Years Ago: Pete Townshend Gets Arrested at the Fillmore East

On May 16, 1969, Pete Townshend kicked a man off the Who's stage. Turned out he was a plain clothes policeman. Oops.

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Pete Townshend No Longer Finds the Who’s Concerts ‘Fulfilling’

Just because you're great at something doesn't mean it's fun for you. Just ask Pete Townshend.

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Hear Pete Townshend’s New Classical Version of ‘Love Reign O’er Me’

Pete Townshend's new classical version of "Love Reign O'er Me" reworks the Who's 1973 classic features the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, but no Roger Daltrey.

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Joan Jett, Billy Idol and More to Honor Pete Townshend

The punks will meet the godfather on May 28 at the Best Buy Theater in New York.

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35 Years Ago: Pete Townshend Releases His First Proper Solo Album, ‘Empty Glass’

Pete Townshend started experimenting with a recording career outside the Who in the early '70s, but it would take him until 1980 to produce the album he'd later call his official solo debut.

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Roger Daltrey Says Pete Townshend Is ‘Talking About’ a New Who Album

It's been nearly a decade since the Who released their most recent LP, 2006's Endless Wire, and it still looks like it'll be a while before fans hear another new album from Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey.

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Roger Daltrey Looks Back on 50 Years of the Who

"Actually," noted Roger Daltrey when Forbes pointed out that he and Pete Townshend have been together in the Who for 50 years, "[it's been] 54 or 55. And," laughed Daltrey, "he’s as bloody difficult now as he always was."

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40 Years Ago: Pete Townshend and Keith Moon Join Eric Clapton On Stage

Two members of the Who sat in with Eric Clapton in Atlanta on Aug. 1, 1974.

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Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey Collaborating for ‘Mods and Rockers’ TV Show

The two surviving members of the Who will co-produce a British TV series about the London music scene of the mid-'60s.

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