70s

The Story of The Who - 1975

18 March

The Tommy film premieres in New York.

April/June

The Who regroup at the Shepperton Sound Studios to record tracks for their next album, The Who By Numbers.

3 October

The Who By Numbers released.

October 3-24

The group return to the live stage with an 11-date UK tour, followed by dates in Europe.

November

The Who start a 20-date US tour through to December. It is a brilliant return to form.

22 November

‘Squeeze Box’ released as a single. It reaches number 10 in both the UK and US.

21-23 December

Three shows at London’s Hammersmith Odeon.