1. The Who's Roger Daltrey Visits Teenage Cancer Patients

    July 24, 2017 4:18 PM EDT Hall of Fame rocker Roger Daltrey is raising awareness for teenage cancer by visiting patients and their families. The Who 's frontman is touring Rainbow Babies Hospital on Monday (May 24) and meeting with youngsters fighting the disease. Daltrey is a longtime advocate for improving…

  2. Don Henley, Santana, Steve Miller, Roger Daltrey & More Set For Rock Getaway in Mexico

    April 10, 2017 2:31 PM EDT A galaxy of classic rock stars are lined up for the Rock Getaway Festival at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya in Mexico from Oct. 26-Nov. 5. The all-inclusive vacation will include sets from Don Henley , Santana , Steve Miller Band , Roger Daltrey , Bad Company , Foreigner , REO Speedwagon ,…

  3. The Who Resumes Hits Tour in Detroit Following Roger Daltrey's Meningitis Battle

    February 28, 2016 10:54 AM EST A grateful Who made its delayed return to North America on Saturday (Feb. 27) in Detroit, opening the rescheduled fall leg of its The Who Hits 50! tour at the city’s Joe Louis Arena. The Who Announces Rescheduled Tour Dates At the end of the nearly two-hour show, frontman Roger Daltrey --…

  4. Watch The Who's Roger Daltrey Calls Out Pot-Smoking Concertgoer

    May 22, 2015 7:48 AM EDT The Who 's Roger Daltrey has a special message for a fan who was smoking marijuana at a recent concert: Stop. When the band took the stage at Nassau Colliseum in New York on Wednesday (May 20), the legendary band's frontman called out the person in a video posted online. "The…

  5. New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival 2015 Day 2 Highlights: The Who, John Legend, Trombone Shorty & More

    April 26, 2015 2:20 PM EDT The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds Race Course continued Saturday (April 25) with performances by The Who , Trombone Shorty , John Legend , Juvenile and many others. Here are the highlights from day 2 of Jazz Fest 2015. Jazz Fest 2015 Day 1 Highlights: Keith Urban,…

  6. The Who Announce New App, Preview Foray Into Virtual Reality

    November 10, 2014 8:15 AM EST Rock giants The Who today launch a 3D immersive app, developed in collaboration with their management company Trinifold, U.K. tech company Immersive and Universal Music. The app (which coincides with Universal’s just-released The Who Hits 50! compilation) is now available free, with a…

  7. Wilko Johnson Says He’s ‘Cured’ of Cancer

    October 23, 2014 12:30 AM EDT Wilko Johnson , an alumnus of Dr. Feelgood and Ian Dury's Blockheads , has announced he’s “cured” of terminal pancreatic cancer.  The British guitar hero had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in late 2012 and was given 10 months to live after deciding to reject chemotherapy. But…

  8. Wilko Johnson's Response to Pancreatic Cancer? Album With Roger Daltrey, More on the Way

    April 29, 2014 8:45 AM EDT "I can't arrange things too far in the future 'cause I don't know whether that future will exist, so we have to do things kind of step by step," says the Dr. Feelgood alum, who was diagnosed with cancer in early '13 We may not have heard the last from Wilko…

  9. The Who’s Roger Daltrey To Attend IndyCar at Long Beach

    April 13, 2014 11:42 PM EDT Who's next at Long Beach? Just the lead singer of The Who, Roger Daltrey. Daltrey's latest amazing journey takes him to the streets of Long Beach, where the famed frontman will mix racing with philanthropy at the Toyota Grand Prix. Roger Daltrey: The Who 'Might Do Other Things,…

  10. Keith Moon Biopic In the Works

    November 11, 2013 1:16 AM EST A still-untitled biopic of legendary The Who drummer Keith Moon will be the first project to be developed under a new slate development and financing agreement announced today by Exclusive Media and Da Vinci Media Ventures. The new agreement between Exclusive and the New York based Da Vinci…

  11. The Who's 'Tommy': Premiere of 'Overture' Live With an Intro From Pete Townshend

    November 08, 2013 10:12 AM EST Roger Daltrey talks about the new deluxe edition of "Tommy," which includes a "bootleg" disc of the album performed live The Who's Roger Daltrey notes that the group's 1969 rock opera "Tommy" seems to rear its head every four or five years for some…

  12. Roger Daltrey: The Who 'Might Do Other Things, More Experimental' After Final Tour

    October 29, 2013 11:31 AM EDT "We have to be realistic about our age," Daltrey says, responding to Pete Townshend's comments last week about a final big tour for the band, "But it's not going to be the last thing The Who will do" The Who may be eyeballing a final tour, but it has no…

  13. Moody Blues, Roger Daltrey Headlining Music Cruise

    October 08, 2013 8:42 PM EDT Moody Blues are returning to the high seas next year. The rock band will host its second annual Moody Blues Cruise next April, aboard MSC Cruises' MSC Divina. The five-night cruise, which leaves from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., has a theme that entails the "Return to the Isle of Wight,…

  14. My Super Bowl Moment: Past Performers Discuss Their Halftime Shows

    February 02, 2013 11:00 AM EST The Edge, Carrie Underwood, LMFAO's Redfoo, The Who's Roger Daltrey and More Reflect on Past Performances Each Super Bowl halftime performance is seen by millions of people in dozens of countries -- as one of the largest stages in the world, it's a bit of a nerve-racking…

  15. Sandy Concert Rocks NYC With Stones, McCartney and a Reunited Nirvana

    December 13, 2012 2:30 AM EST Gotta give it up for the locals. Musicians closely associated with New Jersey and New York dominated the 12-12-12 concert to raise funds for Hurricane Sandy survivors, selecting songs that created a narrative of perseverance, rebirth and hope. CONCERT FOR SANDY RELIEF • Stones, The Who, Joel,…

  16. Chris Stamp, Who Helped Launch The Who, Jimi Hendrix, Dead at 70

    November 25, 2012 11:05 AM EST Co-Managed The Who With Kit Lambert; Started Track Records and Signed Hendrix, Releasing 'Are You Experienced' On stage at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena on Saturday night, The Who's Roger Daltrey saluted Chris Stamp -- one of the two early managers that launched the group'…

  17. Ken Russell, 'Tommy' Director, Dead at 84

    November 28, 2011 2:15 PM EST Ken Russell got Oliver Reed and Alan Bates to wrestle naked, turned Vanessa Redgrave into a demonic nun and cast Ringo Starr as the pope. Critics and mainstream audiences often hated his films. Actors and admirers loved him. The iconoclastic British director, whose death aged 84 was announced…

  18. The Who's Daltrey on 2012 Tour: 'Nothing's For Sure Yet'

    October 04, 2011 10:25 AM EDT Though Pete Townshend has stated that he and Roger Daltrey plan to take the Who on the road next year to play their 1973 rock opera "Quadrophenia," Daltrey is choosing to remain cautiously optimistic. "Certainly we are hoping to," the singer, who's currently touring…

  19. Ryan Adams Mellows Out: 'I'm Not the Guy I Was'

    September 23, 2011 7:00 PM EDT The prolific singer-songwriter talks "Ashes & Fire," hyped as his best solo album in years. "How does he function? How long have you got?!" Legendary producer Glyn Johns, his Surrey accent flaring, is asking, rhetorically, about alt-country troubadour Ryan Adams . …

  20. Pete Townshend To Tell 'Crazy Story' in 2012 Memoir

    May 18, 2011 2:48 PM EDT A long-awaited memoir by British rock guitarist and the Who songwriter Pete Townshend will be finished and published by next year, book publisher Harper Collins said on Tuesday. The 65-year-old musician, idolized since rising to prominence with The Who in the 1960s, said in a statement…

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