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The Bookshop Band album, produced by and featuring Pete Townshend

“Not just good but achingly good” ~ The New York Times “Really fabulous new music . . . just delightful.” ~ BBC Radio 2 The Bookshop Band came to life as an artistic collaboration with their local bookshop Mr B’s […]

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Irish Jack reviews ‘Teenage Wasteland: The Who at Winterland, 1968 and 1976’

TEENAGE WASTELAND: THE WHO AT WINTERLAND  1968 and 1976 by Edoardo Genzolini with foreword by Joel Selvin Reviewed by IRISH JACK PETE TOWNSHEND takes a giant leap across the stage and the audience is going wild. He is at Winterland […]

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Roger Daltrey’s electric – acoustic U.S. summer tour

Roger Daltrey – legendary rock icon and co-founder of one of music’s most inspirational and influential forces, The Who has added some more dates to his 2024 US Summer Tour. He will be appearing with his band at the Keswick […]

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It’s Record Store Day! Get yourself some Who!

It’s Record Store Day and The Who are participating with the reissue of 1976’s The Story Of The Who, sometimes regarded as the most complete Who ‘best of’ album. The gatefold sleeve includes a replica of the original 8-page booklet […]

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This Guitar Has Seconds To Live – Richard Houghton’s new book

Richard Houghton, the author of This Guitar Has Seconds To Live, recently published by Spenwood Books, will take part in a Q&A evening at the Sound Lounge in Sutton, southwest London, on Thursday, April 18th. The book, the latest in […]

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Teenage Cancer Trust shows 2024: Wednesday 20 March

Royal Albert Hall, London We still have that family-reunion feeling, but it’s not complete: A few more core members of our team are not here tonight, primarily our personal video crew and Mark Sidgwick (one of our stage guitar techs). […]

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Pete Townshend: Two new limited edition half speed masters

THE SECOND IN A SERIES OF NEW LIMITED EDITION HALF SPEED MASTERED ALBUMS ALL THE BEST COWBOYS HAVE CHINESE EYES AND WHITE CITY (A NOVEL) MASTERED BY JON ASTLEY AT CLOSE TO THE EDGE AND CUT FOR VINYL BY MILES […]

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Teenage Cancer Trust shows 2024: Monday 18 March

Royal Albert Hall, London Well, what a challenging day. We knew it would be . . . something. When they announced the Teenage Cancer Trust shows, we all said “WITH orchestra?” because the Royal Albert Hall is not that big. […]

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Teenage Cancer Trust shows 2024: Rehearsals 15,16,17 March

“It’s deja-vu all over again . . .” a now-famous quote from the American baseball coach Yogi Berra. Very apropos for this situation. This week, the big Who family is back in action, at least for a little while. Only […]

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Roger Daltrey announces special semi-acoustic U.S. tour in June

LEGENDARY WHO FRONTMAN ROGER DALTREY ANNOUNCES SPECIAL SEMI-ACOUSTIC U.S. TOUR IN JUNE  NINE CITY RUN, ANOTHER CAPSTONE IN THE PERFORMER’S HALL OF FAME CAREER  Special Guests on Selected Dates Grammy Nominated KT TUNSTALL and Singer/Songwriter DAN BERN Tickets On Sale […]

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