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Whilst 1973 was a roller coaster year, 1974 was downright bizarre.
by Translator
Comment Count 39 comments on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 06:00 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Last time we looked at 1972, sort of a quiet year for my favorite ...
by Translator
Comment Count 44 comments on Fri Jan 13, 2012 at 05:59 PM PST with 12 Recommends
We covered 1971, one of their stellar years, last time . Even ...
by Translator
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Jan 06, 2012 at 06:00 PM PST with 10 Recommends
The tumult and live energy of a New Year's Eve deserves some great live rock performances to keep your party going. Youtube's got a bunch of them. Here are some of my favorites. First - Bruce ...
by deepsouthdoug
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Dec 31, 2011 at 10:36 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Last week we finished up 1970, which to date had been by far the best year for The Who insofar as commercial success goes. Sales of Tommy were still good, and Live at ...
by Translator
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Dec 30, 2011 at 05:57 PM PST with 8 Recommends
The year 1970 was a roller coaster for The Who . The success of Tommy , both in record sales and in touring revenue, were making them rich. Not just doing OK, but rich. ...
by Translator
Comment Count 45 comments on Fri Dec 23, 2011 at 06:00 PM PST with 17 Recommends
Hello, boys and girls! Last week, until my ill advised outburst, we were finishing up 1968. Actually, I think that some of their finest work was done then, but their commercial success was not as ...
by Translator
Comment Count 42 comments on Fri Dec 16, 2011 at 06:00 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Updated 20111210 at 11:33 AM Eastern. Folks, I apologize for the extremely alarming and stupid comment that I made, and sincerely regret upsetting everyone. I have a tendency to speculate ...
by Translator
Comment Count 186 comments on Fri Dec 09, 2011 at 06:00 PM PST with 33 Recommends
Last week we started this series , beginning in 1958 and ...
by Translator
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Nov 25, 2011 at 06:05 PM PST with 11 Recommends
In this series about The Who we have reviewed all of their albums through Who are You , and I chose to stop there because the band were just not the same after the death of ...
by Translator
Comment Count 61 comments on Fri Nov 18, 2011 at 06:00 PM PST with 37 Recommends
This is the last post that I shall do for albums released by The Who . They died in 1978 when Moon died. However, that does not mean that this is the last post about them. There ...
by Translator
Comment Count 80 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2011 at 06:02 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
The Who by Numbers is the second to last studio album released by The Who , released in October 1975. The UK release date was the the third, by Polydor ...
by Translator
Comment Count 109 comments on Fri Oct 28, 2011 at 05:58 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
♥♥♥ Editor's Note Just a reminder. Kossack, Navajo is having a fundraiser in her diary,
by rebel ga
Comment Count 57 comments on Sat Oct 22, 2011 at 08:45 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Today marks the 10 year anniversary of the Concert For New York. It was designed as a benefit concert for The Robin Hood Relief Fund and featured dozens of performers. In many ways this concert was ...
by Rock Strongo
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Oct 20, 2011 at 02:08 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
We had a really good time with Part I last week! I very much ...
by Translator
Comment Count 15 comments on Fri Oct 07, 2011 at 05:57 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
Odds and Sods was the third "canonical" compilation album released by The Who , released 19740928, almost exactly 37 years ago today. In the US the record was released ...
by Translator
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Sep 30, 2011 at 05:57 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
We last discussed the first side of the seminal album, Quadrophenia , by The Who , entirely written by Peter Townshend. Since that time I have done more extensive research, ...
by Translator
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Sep 09, 2011 at 05:57 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
I apologize for posting late tonight, but a very rare event happened. The International Space Station made a transit directly overhead at posting time, and I did not want to miss it. Besides, my ...
by Translator
Comment Count 119 comments on Fri Sep 02, 2011 at 06:38 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I thought that I was done with it, I really did! I was really better the past few days. But depression has set in again. I hate it! I want to be normal, get a job (all of you know that I do have ...
by Translator
Comment Count 62 comments on Sat Aug 27, 2011 at 03:38 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
This is an extremely difficult piece to write, because the only living soul who understands it is Peter Townshend, and he still has a bit of difficulty articulating the concept in terms that we mere ...
by Translator
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Aug 12, 2011 at 06:00 PM PDT with 7 Recommends