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  1. Bahamas' Afie Jurvanen on New Album 'Earthtones': 'I Had To Evolve'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... in a Los Angeles studio. Instead, the allowed his studio musicians -- bassist Pino Palladino, known for playing with The Who , and drummer James Gadson, who has played with everyone from D'Angelo to The Temptations -- to "follow their own musical ...


  2. Joe Perry Joined by Johnny Depp, Robin Zander, David Johansen, Slash...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | LA Weekly

    It's easy to dismiss "all-star" jams as egocentric posturing, but Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry's new star-packed solo album, Sweetzerland Manifesto , thankfully, ain't that. The 10-track album, executive produced by Johnny Depp, features some iconic frontmen on guest vocals, including Cheap Trick's Robin Zander, The New York Dolls' David Johansen and one-time Led Zep crooner Terry Reid, alongside drummer Zak Starkey and Perry's sons Tony and Roman .


  3. Rescheduled Date For Simon Phillips/Protocol IV at Jazz Cafe 2/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 |

    ... Satriani, Phil Manzanera, Asia, Stanley Clarke, Jimmy Earl, Nik Kershaw and Gordon Giltrap.< He was the drummer for The Who in their 1989American reunion tour, and appeared on solo recordings by band members Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend. He has ...


  4. Mike Portnoy: I Always Wanted To Be The Kind Of Drummer Lars Ulrich Is [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 |

    ... pair of drumsticks, it was because I saw Keith Moon in the movie 'The Kids Are Alright.' "I was already listening to The Who, I was already a fan of 'Tommy' and 'Who's Next' and 'Live at Leeds,' but I hadn't seen Keith with my own two eyes until ...


  5. Anna Victoria Shares the Secret to Making Her Resolutions Last All YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Shape

    If you've ever scrolled through Anna Victoria's Instagram, you know that the trainer is pretty authentic. Case in point: Her gram about those "flawless" fitness photos you see all over social media and the time she got real about stomach rolls .


  6. Bahamas hits soulful paydirt on latest album EarthtonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Truro Daily News

    Just talking to Afie Jurvanen, the mastermind behind Bahamas, in the darkest depths of winter is bound to make one wish for more tropical climes. Especially when the Toronto musician is still coasting on warm memories of his year-ending tour down under with Jack Johnson, and now has Earthtones, a new sunbaked set of Los Angeles-recorded songs to bring to his sold-out Friday show at the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, with guest Old Man Luedecke.


  7. Roger Daltrey Announces Solo Tour Dates With Members Of The Who Touring BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | JamBase

    The Who frontman Roger Daltrey has announced a series of solo shows taking place later this year. The legendary vocalist will be backed by a group featuring members of The Who's touring band.


  8. Hard Rock Casino invites The Who founder to The JointRead the original story

    Monday Jan 8 | RGT Online

    Roger Daltrey, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member and founder of the iconic rock band The Who, returns to The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas for two nights with special guest Leslie Mendelson on Wednesday, 7 March and Saturday, 10 March at 8 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, 12 January at 10 a.m. Daltrey will be joined on stage by current Who band members Simon Townshend, Jon Button, Scott Devours, Loren Gold and Frank Simes. Tickets start at $49.50 and go on sale Friday, 12 January at 10 a.m. at the Hard Rock Hotel box office, by calling 888-9-AXS-TIX or online.


  9. Updated version of book about the making of The Whoa s 1979 rock doc...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Updated version of book about the making of The Who's 1979 rock doc "The Kids Are Alright" due in April An updated version of a 2009 book about The Who written by Tony Klinger , a British filmmaker who co-produced the band's classic 1979 rockumentary The Kids Are Alright , will be released on April 27 under the new title The Who and I . Klinger has launched a PledgeMusic page where fans can pre-order various versions of the book - including a box set featuring a hardback book, an audiobook, a CD, Kids Are Alright memorabilia and more - as well as purchase some merchandise and collectibles related to the film.


  10. Flares Brighten iHeartRadio's Jingle Ball Tour 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Live Design Online

    ... many TV shows, including Kids' Choice Awards, as well as the VMAs and Europe's EMA award shows, I specified them for The Who Hits 50! tour. "I always get wonderful compliments when I use Flares because of the fixture's terrific color and strobe ...


  11. Debra J. SaundersRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 7 | Jewish World Review

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  12. TIDBITS: The power of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | The Times

    ... and a T-shirt, tap a keg in the garage and play "Last Child" a few dozen times. A close second is "Who's Next" by The Who, from 1971. Some from this era might only remember the lyric "teenage wasteland," from the song "Baba O'Reilly." I could slay a ...


  13. Cincinnati Pop/Rock allstars tackle The Who's playful early masterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 4 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    Roger Klug, Chris Arduser, Bob Nyswonger and Greg Tudor recreate 'The Who Sell Out' LP on the 50th anniversary of its U.S. release On Jan. 6, 1968, legendary British Rock group The Who released its third album in the U.S., The Who Sell Out , a collection of songs interlaced with commercial jingle parodies that would go on to become a favorite among Who fans and music critics. Though not held together by any particular narrative thread, its "concept album" format - recreating the flow of a radio broadcast - set the stage for the band's more grandiose conceptual projects like Quadrophenia and Tommy .


  14. Tony Klinger's 'The Who and I' Box Set, Book and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 |

    Tony Klinger, renowned producer of The Who's "The Kids Are Alright" film, has started a PledgeMusic campaign for "The Who and I" Box Set, Book and Memorabilia.


  15. The 50 best songs of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 2 | The Arizona Republic

    ... tell me nothin' / I'd rather die than to listen to you." This "Masseduction" single doesn't sound a thing like what the Who were doing on "The Who Sell Out." But it does share that album's winking cultural appropriation of the advertising jingle. As ...


  16. Feature / 11 Aug 2016The 20 Most Underrated Classic Rock Albums EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    ... Attic and Rocks were better Aerosmith records during the band's 70s reign. Who Are You was the last great hurrah for The Who, although no one may have realised it at the time. A highly assured record, theres plenty of Pete Townshends trademark ...


  17. Zak attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Rios. Starkey is the son of legendary drummer Ringo Starr of The Beatles. He is also drummer for famed rock band, The Who. He told the Jamaica Observer he was excited to do an album that mixes two genres with a "similar subject matter". "I find both ...


  18. In quaaludes and red wine: a New Year's mix tape by Dennis HartleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | Wilson's Almanac

    ... speaks of senseless thingsa 2. "1999a 3 - Prince - (sigh) Another musical icon that we lost in 2016. 3. "1921" - The Who - I always listen to this first thing when I wake up New Year's Day. Somehow when you smile I can brave bad weathera 4. "New ...


  19. Now look Who has turned his hand to investingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | Daily Mail

    But it appears that Roger Daltrey, the frontman of legendary rock band The Who, has turned his hand to investing. The 73-year-old is understood to be the latest celebrity backer of a London-listed music start-up which will allow users to watch gigs and other musical performances from their own homes by wearing virtual reality headsets.


  20. The 25 Best Concerts in Phoenix This JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 30 | Phoenix New Times

    ... 's Hot 100 chart and topped the R&B list. It saw some action again in the late '70s after being included in The Who-based film Quadrophenia . The Memphis native and crew went on to have a number of hits, and they won a Grammy in 1995 for their hit ...