Legendary British rockers The Who have just announced a 36-date tour that will see them tackle all of Quadrophenia, their 1973 rock opera.
A new documentary, The Who: Quadrophenia -- Can You See The Real Me? The Story Behind The Album, will premiere as a one-night, in-theater event 8 p.m. (local time) July 24 in 500 theaters in the US.
Who I Am, the autobiography of The Who's Pete Townshend, is now available for pre-order in the US and UK.
Jim Marshall, the founder of Marshall Amplification and the true "Father of Loud," has died at age 88.
Back in October of last year, The Who asked fans to create a music video for "5:15," one that "does for the track what the Quadrophenia film did for the album."
This week, Pete Townshend posted a blog entry on thewho.com. In the post, which is titled "What I'm Doing Everyday," he announced a new Quadrophenia box set that will be released in October.
They smashed their instruments, broke musical barriers and composed some of rock’s most powerful anthems. Guitar World looks at 45 years of the Who, and their brilliant guitarist Pete Townshend.