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YOU ARE NOT ALONE

  I’m supporting the #YouAreNotAlone Campaign for Child Refugees. Watch the video here: http://www.smallkindness.org.uk    

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David Bowie

  Woke up to the awful news that my lovely friend David Bowie passed away. I am so deeply sad, but he just completed a radical and audacious new album, and that is a great thing. Personally I am grateful to him for doing it.   For those who were his fans he was a […]

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STIGGY

  I’m so annoyed that I didn’t try harder to reconnect with my old friend Robert Stigwood before he died. We always had such fun together and he was a grand supporter of The Who and me in particular. He was one of the few men I met who openly confessed to finding me attractive […]

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, PETE!

Many happy returns of the day to Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend, composer, musician and writer extraordinaire, born this day in 1945.  

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Pete Townshend blog entry: Storms and people passing….

  The big storm passed through, not too bad where I live in London, but Rob Lee our webmaster lives by the sea on the south coast and I was worried for him. The storm ended a tumultuous few weeks.    Several people important to me have passed away. Peter Kay, a friend and chef […]

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Storms and people passing

  The big storm passed through, not too bad where I live in London, but Rob Lee our webmaster lives by the sea on the south coast and I was worried for him. The storm ended a tumultous few weeks.    Several people important to me have passed away. Peter Kay, a friend and chef […]

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Tour Diary: June 10th, 2013 – Dublin

  So we played Dublin and Edge from U2 suggested Roger and I adjust our clothing. More on that later.   It’s been fabulous weather here and that has raised the spirits of all the people we’ve met. The crowd was terrific, and the show was pretty good. Despite the solid commitment to Quadrophenia displayed […]

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TOUR DIARY – December 9th, 2012

The Clown who plays Ukelele.   It occurs to me that Roger’s first TCA ‘ambassador’ Sarah Sterner, who tells a funny story about being entertained by a clown playing ukelele when she was recovering from cancer treatment, might not be so funny for the clown in question. She did not sneer at this clown. She […]

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Three Tributes

 CHRIS STAMP   Chris Stamp wasn’t just a good looking boy. He was tough, kind, creative and fun to be around. I can’t think of anyone with whom it was better to brainstorm. For me, our best idea will always be THE WHO SELL OUT. We got so excited when we figured we could sell […]

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TOUR DIARY – November 21st, 2012

  I have been spreading rumours that Rachel and I would be premiering our orchestral version of Quadrophenia at the Royal Albert Hall Teenage Cancer concert in March 2013. Now we have decided that because the Who tour extends into March and probably beyond into April in the UK that it would be too much […]

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