Pete Townshend

The Last Of the Troubadours

Jason Holmes | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

The Last of the Troubadours arrive in our midst from that very English tradition of live playing, blended with a lyricism that has been informed by everything that rock, pop, soul and folk has thrown into the mix.

Sexual Ealing: Was Rock Music Born in London W5?

Mark Hillary | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hillary

What's the most important music venue or historic location in London? The pedestrian crossing used by the Beatles in Abbey Road? Or maybe The Sex Pist...

Damon Minchella: A Bass Player With His Finger On the Pulse

Jason Holmes | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Minchella learned the business the hard way - perhaps the best way - on the pub circuit, playing professionally for the first time in 1987, two years before the golden break with Ocean Colour Scene.

Who Star Reflects On Child Pornography Probe - 'Insane'

PA | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Rock legend Pete Townshend has described his decision to investigate the roots of child pornography as "insane". The Who guitarist and songwriter w...

'I'm Judged As A Paedophile Because I've Got A Big Nose': Pete Townshend On His Child Porn Arrest

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK

Pete Townshend, guitarist and songwriter for The Who, has described his decision to investigate the roots of child pornography as "insane". Follow...

The Who Promise Big Things For The Olympics Closing Ceremony

WENN | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Who stars Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are so impressed with the "medley" they've created for the closing ceremony of the London Olympics, the...

The Who's Pete Townshend Turns Teacher To Deliver First John Peel Lecture

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

The Who guitarist Pete Townshend is to discuss the future of the music industry when he gives the first John Peel lecture in honour of the legendary D...

Pete Townshend To Deliver First John Peel Lecture

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

The Who guitarist Pete Townshend is to discuss the future of the music industry when he gives the first John Peel lecture in honour of the legendary D...