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  1. 311 x 4; Pete Townshend x 3Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    ... years. In the interim, bassist Roger Entwistle passed away in 2002. The show here is a solid one, with singer Roger Daltrey flipping and twirling his microphone from the opening "Substitute." Singer/songwriter/guitarist Pete Townshend is windmilling ...

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  2. The Who rocks Shea Stadium in restored concert film from 1982Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Richards were only getting started. Or that 1989 would one day be regarded as a halfway mark for The Who: Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are currently on the road celebrating their 50th year as a working band. Of course, time has a way of altering ...

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  3. 200 vintage cars are poetry in motion for Byron dayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... fun day featuring a host of stalls, a boxing ring and auctions featuring memorabilia from music stars like Roger Daltrey and UB40 raised cash for the Teenage Cancer Trust in remembrance of Amy Howarth, of Bilborough , who died of cancer last year. ...

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  4. BBC Top Of The Pops repeat branded 'cowardly' by viewers after 'homophobic' comment is edited outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Metro

    Eagle-eyed viewers who tuned in to an old episode of Top Of The Pops on BBC4 were left confused and annoyed when they noticed that a comment made by The Who frontman Roger Daltrey had been edited out of the programme. Daltrey had said 'watch your backs' just before a video of The Village People was shown and it is assumed that it was axed over potentially homophobic connotations which may have upset viewers.

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  5. BBC blasted for 'airbrushing history' by axing Roger...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Mirror.co.uk

    BBC bosses have come in for flak after editing out a "homophobic" comment by Who frontman Roger Daltrey from a 35-year-old edition of Top of the Pops. When originally shown in August 1980, Daltrey uttered: "Watch your backs!" just before a video by The Village People was shown.

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  6. Steve Smith: The Who to retire, David Crosby says Joni Mitchell cana t speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... anniversary tour, announced 70-year-old band leader Pete Townshend. “When this tour is over, (singer Roger Daltrey and I) will probably both go our separate ways. As Roger says, we're lucky that we're not in some old person's home and that we ...

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  7. Steve Smith: The Who to retire, David Crosby says Joni Mitchell can't speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Press-Telegram

    Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend of English rock band The Who perform on the Pyramid Stage at the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on Worthy Farm near the village of Pilton in Somerset, South West England, on June 28, 2015. AFP PHOTO / OLI SCARFF British Invasion legends The Who, which formed in London in 1964, will retire upon the completion of its current golden anniversary tour, announced 70-year-old band leader Pete Townshend.

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  8. Never The BrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | This Is Bristol

    The Who's Roger Daltrey once said that Never The Bride lead singer Nikki Lamborn was 'the best female rock singer since Janis Joplin, and I should know what I am talking about, I knew Janis!'. Other admirers of the Bristol-based singer include Dame Shirley Bassey, who said 'I got goose pimples and the hairs on the back of my neck stood up' when she heard her sing The Living Tree for the first time.

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  9. Pete Townshend: 'Farewell Tour Is A Breeze'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | ContactMusic.com

    The iconic rock band has been on the road for a final tour since late last year but within weeks they had to axe two shows in London when his bandmate Roger Daltrey was struck with a throat illness. The string of dates is not due to come to an end until November and Daltrey fears he will struggle with almost every show, but guitarist Townshend, 70, has now revealed he is finding the tour easy.

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  10. Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey arena t fightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    THE WHO: Singer Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshed of the band The Who perform at the Glastonbury music festival on Sunday, June 28, at Worthy Farm, Glastonbury, Englannd. Rockers Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey are furious over reports they had fallen out during The Who's farewell tour, because their notoriously fiery friendship has never been better.

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  11. The Who Stars Angry Over Feud ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | ContactMusic.com

    The band headed out on the road last year for a special The Who Hits 50! world tour to celebrate the group's 50th anniversary and bring the curtain down on its legendary career. After the start of the trek, which is due to run until November , singer Daltrey and guitarist Townshend were struggling to get on while offstage, according to reports in the U.K., but both rockers were annoyed with the speculation as they have never been closer.

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

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Canada.com

    ... to not ask him questions about The Who? A: No. I've known Simon for awhile. I got a backstage pass to see the Roger Daltrey tour awhile back, and we've stayed friends since. When we talk about music we talk about his stuff, not his brothers'. He's ...

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  13. Bad Company - Bad Company; Straight ShooterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... their time. As for lead vocalist Paul Rodgers: He really should be mentioned right up there with Robert Plant, Roger Daltrey, Rod Stewart and company whenever someone wants to discuss just who exactly is the best rock 'n' roll singer of all time. As ...

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    Tuesday Jun 30 | KXVO

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

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Billboard

    ... in real trouble," Townshend says of the period in the early 1970s. " Keith Moon had become this kind of clown. Roger Daltrey had become this rock god. You know, I was in a boiler suit" -- a reference to the oversized white coveralls that became ...

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  16. The Who wind down, Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones surprise NYC, Taylor Swift on iTunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | LiveDaily News

    The Who guitarist Pete Townshend revealed he'll likely be done with the band after this year, though he plans to continue collaborating with lead singer Roger Daltrey . Townshend told Mojo magazine recently that he believes the legendary band will call it a day this year.

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  17. Glastonbury 2015: headliners, hit makers and the Dalai LamaRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | CBS News

    ... hundred hippies paid just 1 to attend the music performances. Now it attracts more than 175,000 people. Roger Daltrey (L) and Pete Townshend of the English rock band The Who perform at the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts on June ...

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  18. Who's ready for another slice of maximum R&B in Leeds?Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... place tomorrow night as this year's Garforth Arts Festival gets under way. Eight musicians will play some of Roger Daltrey and co's best-loved tracks in a show at Garforth Working Men's Club, starting at 7.30pm. Festival director Dave Evans told the ...

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  19. The Who are headed for retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    THE WHO: Singer Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshed of the band The Who perform at the Glastonbury music festival on Sunday, June 28, at Worthy Farm, Glastonbury, England. The Who stars Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend's current tour will be their last because the rockers feel too old to carry on.

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  20. Matz makes big debut with MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend say the current tour will be their last because they feel too old to carry on.

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