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Pete Townshend Autobiography, 'Who I Am: A Memoir,' Available for Pre-Order

Who I Am: A Memoir, the autobiography of The Who's Pete Townshend, is now available for pre-order in the US and UK.

The cover art also was posted over the weekend and can be seen at left.

The 400-page hardcover book, which follows Townshend's life from childhood, through the heyday of The Who and into the present, isn't scheduled for publication until October 8 in the US via Harper (October 11 in the UK).

For more about the book, plus several pre-order links for residents of the US and UK, head to The Who's Facebook page.

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Damian Fanelli
Damian Fanelli

Damian is Editor-in-Chief of Guitar World magazine. In past lives, he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor, and his non-Pulitzer-Prize-winning stories have appeared in Guitar Aficionado, Vintage Guitar, Total Guitar and countless other publications, including 13.7 metric tons of daily newspapers. He's written liner notes for major-label releases, including Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'The Complete Epic Recordings Collection' (Sony Legacy) and has interviewed everyone from Yngwie Malmsteen to Kevin Bacon (with a few memorable Eric Clapton and Ty Tabor chats thrown into the mix). Damian, a former member of Brooklyn's The Gas House Gorillas, was the sole guitarist in Mister Neutron, a trio that toured the U.S. and released three albums (one of which appears in the 2015 Disney film 'Tomorrowland' starring George Clooney and Britt Robertson). He's in two NYC-area bands and plays Teles with four-way switches, B-benders and semi-snazzy aftermarket pickups. He quotes Terry-Thomas twice daily.