The Who is set to headline Teenage Cancer Trust benefit shows at London’s Royal Albert Hall on March 18 and 20, but Pete Townshend wants fans to know he will not be taking part in a separate Teenage Cancer Trust concert celebrating his bandmate Roger... Read More.
Edward Norton has been cast to play legendary folk singer Pete Seeger in the upcoming Bob Dylan movie A Complete Unknown, Deadline reports.Norton is replacing actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who had to drop out the project, which is set to begin production in March.Timothée Chalamet stars as Dylan in the James Mangold-directed... Read More.
These days, thanks to technology like holograms, bands don’t necessarily have to disappear when they decide to stop touring or making music. But that’s not something The Who’s Pete Townshend is interested in.Townshend and Roger Daltrey are the only two surviving members of the Rock & Roll Hall of... Read More.
Dave Chappelle marked his 50th birthday on Saturday with a show in New York City that included friends John Mayer, Busta Rhymes, Common, T.I. and Pete Davidson, according to The Hollywood Reporter.Davidson, entertained the audience by joking about his recently completed stint in rehab. The Bupkis star, who turns... Read More.
Pete Ham, the late founding member of the British rock band Badfinger, is being celebrated with a special tribute album, with proceeds going to help those struggling with mental health. Shine On: A Tribute to Pete Ham features 35 new recordings of Ham songs, including such classic... Read More.
On This Day, May 19, 1945 ...Future Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Pete Townshend was born in Chiswick, West London.Co-founder, guitarist, main songwriter and co-vocalist of legendary British rockers The Who, Townshend is responsible for writing over 100 songs from the band’s catalog, including songs like “My... Read More.
Pete Townshend's solo catalog is the latest to get the reissue treatment on half speed mastered vinyl.The first two releases in the series are Rough Mix, Pete's 1977 collaboration with late Small Faces bass player Ronnie Lane, and his 1980 solo album
He’s been teasing it for weeks, and now The Who’s Pete Townshend has finally released his brand new solo single, “Can’t Outrun The Truth." The new tune was composed and produced by his wife, Rachel Fuller, under her nom de plume, Charlie Pepper. Rachel previously shared that the song was inspired... Read More.