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  1. Skirball Presents Into the Night with Tamaryn, Joshua Light Show & DJ Justin Gage TodayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... items on view are Jerry Garcia 's "Wolf" guitar, Pete Townshend 's 1968 Gibson SG Special used during a performance of Tommy, one of Janis Joplin 's outfits and tambourines, a dress worn by Grace Slick at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival, Graham's ...

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  2. Whitley Bay Film Festival hold pinball wizard contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Chronicle Live

    Only one way remains to get a ticket to see a film festival's sold-out showing of The Who's Tommy. Whitley Bay Film Festival is inviting aspiring pinball wizards to compete in a tournament to win tickets to see the rock opera film.

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  3. The Who - The Who: Live At Shea Stadium 1982 - Eagle RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Music-News.com

    ... on most nights of the bands career) and he puts his whole heart into every word he sang, but really radiates on the Tommy tracks 'Pinball Wizard' and 'See Me Feel Me.' It was raining this night at Shea, and the crowd was itchy up front as Daltrey ...

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  4. BWW Reviews: the Who's Tommy Takes the Stage at Prince William Little TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The iconic rock opera THE WHO'S TOMMY is back onstage and Prince William Little Theatre has got it. A challenging show for even a professional company, this community theatre tackles Pete Townsend 's landmark piece with gusto and innovative staging by director Melissa Jo York-Lilley and co-choreographers Melanie Marie Gibson and Ahmad Maaty.

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  5. New musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the man from his other band, and anyone who is a solo-Pete fan is really just forestalling playing Who's Next or Tommy for the billionth time. Indeed, some of the better Pete tracks are here, and while it's doubtful that fans haven't heard Sheraton ...

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  6. Photo Flash: First Look at Ashley Birchall and Carly Burns in the Who's TommyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Almost 20 years after it was last seen in London, The Who's Tommy will play a limited run at Greenwich Theatre this Summer from Wednesday 29 July to Sunday 23 August, marking the 40th Anniversary of the original film and the 50th Anniversary of The Who. Based on the iconic 1969 double-album rock opera, which later became a film of the same title, The Who's Tommy is an exhilarating musical about hope, healing, and the human spirit.

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  7. Photo Flash: First Look at Media Theatre's the Who's TommyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "The Who's Tommy", the rock and roll sensation from Pete Townshend and the famed band, is on stage at The Media Theatre each weekend now through August 9. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! The show is directed by Broadway World Award winning director Jesse Cline , with music direction by Christopher Ertelt and a live band on stage. It's part of the theatre's summer event schedule, and features several professional actors in key roles.

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  8. The Who to Release "Official History" Book Celebrating 50th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... early years and rise to fame; highlights from The Who's heyday, during the period when the landmark rock operas Tommy and Quadrophenia were released; and the deaths of two of its members, drummer Keith Moon and bassist John Entwistle . Townshend and ...

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  9. The Who's Townshend to present - Classic Quadrophenia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Townshend had previously dabbled with alternative musical concepts - including bringing rock opera to the masses with "Tommy" in 1969, a project that launched The Who into superstardom. The album spawned a 1975 movie and a Broadway musical that ran ...

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  10. 311 x 4; Pete Townshend x 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Herald Gazette

    ... Drowned" in a row, and the classic "Love Reign O'er Me," third from last in the main 20-song set -- but only two from "Tommy" --

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  11. Q&A: Finny McConnell of the Irish punk band The MahonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... you thinking about concept albums by your favourite band, The Who? A: Yeah, that's for sure. Quadrophenia. This is my Tommy/Quadrophenia. That's one of the main reasons we did this. A: I came up with the concept about a year ago. It kind of turned ...

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  12. Cleveland Cinemas Melt film series brings 'Jaws,' cult classics to Cedar-Lee, Capitol theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... Cedar Lee Theatre, 2163 Lee Rd., Cleveland Heights. The late-night movie series includes another 40-year anniversary, "Tommy" - which screens at midnight Saturday July 18 at the Capitol Theatre, 1390 West 65th Street, Cleveland. Ken Russell's wild ...

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  13. The Who's Pete Townshend Enlists Help from Billy Idol, Alfie Boe on 'Classic Quadrophenia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Billboard

    ... Townshend had previously dabbled with alternative musical concepts -- including bringing rock opera to the masses with Tommy in 1969, a project that launched The Who into superstardom. The album spawned a 1975 movie and a Broadway musical that ran ...

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  14. On the Box: Glastonbury TV ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... but quite often they allow their bombastic side to take over, with dire consequences. The less said about the likes of Tommy and Quadrophenia , the better. But despite the singularly strange experience of seeing a 71-year-old singing the line, 'I ...

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  15. The Who question Kanye's claim of being the greatest living rock star in Glastonbury-closing setRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | NME

    ... band then broke into 'Pinball Wizard' to huge cheers from the crowd now nighttime had fallen, with images from film Tommy flashing behind, while 'Baba O'Reilly' sparked another flare in the crowd as Waters played an extended harmonica solo. ...

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  16. Stomping New Single from Scottish Band LoneheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... most recognizable talents, has previously lent his fret wizardry to the original West End production of The Who's Tommy to the approval of Pete Townshend. 'I'm sure Pete would approve of the homage to the band's choice of footwear.' said Jim Keilt. ...

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  17. The Who's Townshend to present 'Classic Quadrophenia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... Townshend had previously dabbled with alternative musical concepts - including bringing rock opera to the masses with "Tommy" in 1969, a project that launched The Who into superstardom. The album spawned a 1975 movie and a Broadway musical that ran ...

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  18. The Who's Townshend to present 'Classic Quadrophenia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... Townshend had previously dabbled with alternative musical concepts - including bringing rock opera to the masses with "Tommy" in 1969, a project that launched The Who into superstardom. The album spawned a 1975 movie and a Broadway musical that ran ...

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  19. The Who's Pete Townshend proud to present 'Classic Quadrophenia'; says 1973 album saved bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | 680News

    ... Townshend had previously dabbled with alternative musical concepts - including bringing rock opera to the masses with "Tommy" in 1969, a project that launched The Who into superstardom. The album spawned a 1975 movie and a Broadway musical that ran ...

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  20. Ashley Birchall to Lead the Who's Tommy at Greenwich Theatre; Full Cast AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Full casting is announced today for The Who's Tommy, which will play a limited run at Greenwich Theatre from Wednesday 29 July to Sunday 23 August. The production comes 20 years after Tommy was last seen in London, marking the 40th Anniversary of the original film and the 50th Anniversary of The Who.

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