3 Jan 2012
News clips posted in ‘Fragments’ 2011
News links posted in 2011 in the ‘Fragments’ section on the home page of this site:
When Oliver Reed met Keith Moon….
Student artwork created for Tommy
R.I.P. The one and only Ken Russell
Pete Townshend’s doing the ‘Back To Black Friday’ thing this year with a 10″ vinyl EP of QUADROPHENIA DEMOS VOL. 1. Each copy is individually numbered and available ONLY at your local Record Store Day store. (NB U.S. only). To find a participating store, check the link. Only 4000 copies available so get yer skates on! Back to Black Friday
Rolling Stone: 100 Greatest Guitarists – Pete Townshend
Terrific interview with Pete Townshend in Naked Eye Online
Pete Townshend donates guitar for Arvon fundraiser auction
Win tickets to a very special Quadrophenia event
Bridge School 25th Anniversary Concert
Pete Townshend will be playing on ‘Later’, Jools Holland’s BBC2 music show, on the nights of Nov 1st (Tues) and 4th (Fri). Check BBC listings nearer the time.
This Day in Music, October 13th: Why don’t you all ffff-fade away
Pete opens Quadrophenia archive
Happy Birthday, John
Steve Ellis, one of Roger Daltrey’s favourite singers, has a new CD out. For more information go to www.steveellis.co.uk
Roger on Tommy and Quadrophenia
Roger in Toronto
Something New by Simon Townshend….
Interesting interview with Roger Daltrey’
Vote for ‘Live at Leeds’
For New York City
7th Sept: this day in music – Moon the Loon
Pete Townshend on BBC Radio 2
Happy birthday, Keith
Check out what Simon Townshend’s up to
Pete interview on BBC Radio 2. 23 Aug, 10pm
British Racing Daltrey…
Happy Jack in the Isle of Man
Roger in the Irish Times
Roger on Roger
Roger on Tommy
Tickets still available for Roger Daltrey’s 2nd gig at O2 Indigo in London on July 24th. Go, go!
A gold Gibson Les Paul used by P.T. on the Who’s U.S. Quadrophenia tour sells for £31,250
If you can, help young Joe with his appeal
A blog about Pete in the Economist
Pete Townshend: a remarkable rock legend
Harper Collins to publish Pete’s memoirs
QM2 flies Jolly Roger?
Ex-Skids Richard Jobson to direct Quadrophenia sequel
$6.99 for all your favourite Who songs for a limited time @BestBuy. It’s a bargain. Look for The Who’s ICON album in stores or CLICK HERE
Pete – “a huge fan of Torchwood”?
A Tommy for THIS generation
Japan: a message from Pete
Roger receives Steiger Award in Germany
“My thoughts are with you in your suffering in Japan. My best to all of you I’ve had the pleasure to meet personally. I hope all of you and your families are OK.” – Roger Daltrey