Posts tagged "the who"

Elton John, Ryan Adams, Wilco, and More to Play New Orleans Jazz Fest

Festival lineup announcement season is in full swing, and today, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival revealed an impressive roster of…
By: James Grebey / January 12, 2015

The Who Shout Out Daft Punk on Their New Song, ‘Be Lucky’

The Who turn 50 this year and to mark the occasion, co-founders Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey are releasing a two-disc retrospective collection called Who…
By: Colin Stutz / September 25, 2014

Pete Townshend Forced to Issue Statement Saying He Likes One Direction

Just weeks after One Direction fans threatened GQ editors with all manner of unspeakable tortures, the Who co-founder Pete Townshend is feeling their wrath o…
By: Dan Reilly / August 15, 2013

Photos From the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief

Last night, every famous musician in the known universe showed up at Madison Square Garden to help raise money for Hurricane Sandy relief. Maybe you…
By: Ken Bachor / December 13, 2012

The 36 Most Memorable Moments at the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief

Where were you when Nirvana reunited, fronted by Sir Paul McCartney, at the biggest concert in the freaking world? Well, if you had the pleasure…
By: Chris Martins and Kory Grow / December 13, 2012

Mick Jagger’s Junk and Marvin Gaye’s Blow: The Juiciest Revelations from Pete Townshend’s Memoir

The fall flood of music memoirs continues unabated this week with the release of Pete Townshend's Who I Am (Harper Collins). If Townshend, now 67-years-old,…
By: David Marchese / October 10, 2012

Memoir Mania: What to Expect from Cyndi Lauper, Pete Townshend, and More

Vice recently published a piece likening the proliferation of cancer memoirs to the spread of a deadly disease. So does that make the…
By: Chris Martins / September 17, 2012

Meet the Who Fans Who Found Their Canceled 1979 Concert Tickets

When news broke that the folks promoting the Who's upcoming concert in Providence, Rhode Island would honor tickets from the group's canceled 1979 appearance…
By: Kory Grow / August 1, 2012

The Who Will Honor Tix From Canceled 1979 Gig at 2013 Show

The Who will be rewarding fans who haven't bothered tossing out canceled concert tickets from a show 33 years ago during their upcoming Quadrophenia…
By: Devon Maloney / July 20, 2012

Bob Dylan and The Who Are Heading to an Arena Near You (Separately)

Bob Dylan may never stop touring, but he hasn't announced an arena-level trek in six years — until now. His fresh dates starting next month…
By: Devon Maloney / July 19, 2012

Rockfest Will Bring U2, Led Zep, Who Films to the Big Screen

UPDATE (April 25): Good news, Beatles fans: that concert doc The Beatles: The Lost Concert — The Birth of Beatlemania in America, which captures the…
By: Devon Maloney / April 24, 2012

Best & Worst Super Bowl Music

With the feel-good storyline of the underdog New Orleans Saints winning Sunday night's big game 31-17 and taking a championship home to their once-ravaged city,…
By: Peter Gaston / February 8, 2010

Top 10 Who Super Bowl Moments

British classic-rock coots the Who played a much-discussed halftime set at the 44th Super Bowl Sunday night, and we've got the Top 10 highlights:…
By: Charles Aaron / February 8, 2010

The Who to Perform at Super Bowl XLIV

British rock legends the Who are reportedly confirmed to headline television's biggest event of the year -- the Super Bowl. According to Sport…
By: Jenn Pelly / November 13, 2009

Exclusive: Video Footage from the Red Carpet at VH1 Rock Honors’ Tribute to the Who

As we reported yesterday, the VH1 Rock Honors gala in celebration of the Who brought out a -- well -- who's who of rock-…
By: Kenny Herzog / July 16, 2008

VH1 Rock Honors Adds Tenacious D to Who Tribute Show

VH1 was clearly insistent on recruiting some genuinely badass talent to pay tribute to the Who at VH1 Rock Honors, which is taping this Saturday,…
By: Kenny Herzog / July 1, 2008