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Brian Kehew’s Offstage Blog: Super Bowl 2010 Part II

Above: Guitar technician Michael Kaye (right) with Jack Napoli of Analog Alien Guitar Pedals Guitar technician Michael Kaye worked with The Who from the 2006 Endless Wire tour for a decade, in charge of Pete’s “systems” (pedals, power, amps, etc). He’s a […]

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Brian Kehew’s Offstage Blog: Super Bowl 2010 Part I

7 Feb 2010: The Bridgestone Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show Much of this is from memory, and things I’ve heard from our team at the time – accurate or not, this is what I have to tell you! I had […]

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Brian Kehew’s Offstage Blog: Sleep! 9 October 2020

Sleep!? Looking through old tour photos, I’m reminded me of the struggle for good sleep, a core subject that is rarely considered by those who dream of touring. For normal people, sleep is such a part of our everyday lives […]

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Brian Kehew’s Offstage Blog: Locarno, Switzerland, 14 July 2006

Moon & Stars Festival, Piazza Grande, Locarno, Switzerland, 14 July 2006 I recall this one quite distinctly, as the city has such a unique place in our touring schedule. We were on the rather long Endless Wire tour, without question […]

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Roger Daltrey: Rock Legends Cruise VIII, 27 February-1 March 2020

Independance of the Seas ~Rock Legends Cruise VIII As we did last year, the Roger Daltrey team convened to put together three shows headlining the Rock Legends Cruise. Our crew is the Who team, minus a few, and the band […]

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Teen Cancer America Backyard Benefit, Pacific Palisades, CA, October 25, 2019

Another tricky day – for a good cause. Not more than a few hours after we load out from the last show of the tour (The Hollywood Bowl #3 show) we are back in action, loading some of the equipment […]

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