The Who

The Top 10 Broadway Shows to Take With You on Vacation

Going on vacation? Taking a long weekend away with the kids? Why not stock up on these light-hearted and hilarious shows; they are sure to help pass …

Travel

Can’t stop jamming - Salon.com

We’re all familiar with a film considered so bad that it’s good, but what of a rock and roll band so indicative of an era that it necessarily has to come from another one? That question strikes me as the root theme of both Universal’s rabblerousing new Jam box set, <i>1977</i>, and the band’s very …

Entertainment

The Sound of silence: Classic rock station The Sound FM 100.3 played its final songs and left the air on Thursday

When The Sound 100.3 FM goes off the air soon its DJs, many of them longtime presences on Southern California airwaves, will at least temporarily be …

Christine McVie

A Photo Walk in Whistler's First Snowfall of the Year

The first snowfall warning of the year always brings me a huge amount of excitement. Tonight, upon arriving home, I saw snowflakes the size of …

Billy Corgan's Reaction To Eddie Vedder's Pete Townshend Collaboration Will Surprise You

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan discussed Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder’s Quadrophenia performance with The Who guitarist Pete Townshend …

Pete Townshend

Whistler snowstorm beautifully captured by photographer (PHOTOS)

With an earlier-than-anticipated opening date taking place at Whistler Blackcomb this Friday, it appears that Mother Nature is wasting no time …

Weather

Platform reflecting

At first this looks like a cube floating in space … but look again.<p>John Entwistle captured this image of a wooden platform with great blue heron …

Science

Rolling Stone v the Rolling Stones

by Joe Hagan<p><b>EXCLUSIVE EXTRACT - From Sticky Fingers: The Life and Times of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone Magazine</b><p>When he first saw it, in November …

Mick Jagger

The Who set to make multi million pound deal to replace Elton John in Las Vegas - Mirror Online

The Who are negotiating a multimillion pound deal to replace Sir Elton John in Las Vegas .<p>Rock icons Pete Townshend, 73, and Roger Daltrey , 72, are …

Las Vegas

From the Fonz to Fan Expo Henry Winkler keeps things cool and hot

<b>Fan Expo</b><p><b>Nov. 10-12</b> | <i>Vancouver Convention Centre</i><p><b>Tickets and info:</b> $30-$40 at fanexpovancouver.com/tickets<p>Probably one of the most telling signs that …

Canadian News

Pearl Jam’s Dave Abbruzzese Calls Story About Why Eddie Vedder Wanted Him Fired ‘Bullshit’

Former Pearl Jam drummer Dave Abbruzzese wrote the following on Facebook: Just saw something that made my stomach hurt. I don’t know if this is …

Eddie Vedder

Reader Spotlight: Matt Thomas

Meet Matt Thomas, who decided he wanted to play guitar at first, and decided maybe “four strings would be easier.” He later determined this wasn’t …

Bass Guitar

Alice Cooper: ‘Larry Mullen is the only drummer to ask me for my lyrics’

The self-proclaimed executioner of the last taboos of the Western world on his Irish blood, not drinking – and finding religion<p>Wed, Nov 8, 2017, 05:00<p>…

News (Ireland)

The 10 Best Rock Bassists of All-Time

Let’s share some empathy for the bass players of the world. Content to hang in the background and always ready to provide support, they live a long …

Guitar

Marshall 1967 Major 200 Watts (1968)

The Marshall Major (aka ‘The Pig’) was a 200-watt version of the Superlead introduced in 1967 for players who needed exceptional volume. In this …

Guitar

John Entwistle: "I just wanted to play louder than anyone else"

There were good and sound reasons for the two enduring nicknames The Who bassist John Entwistle was given: The Ox and Thunderfingers. The former was …

Guitar

Australia's wicketkeeper has always been a defining character

Second only to "do you have Fly Buys?" as the most asked question in Australia is who will be the wicketkeeper for the men's Ashes series. Though …

Cricket

Moog Model 15 updated with AU support and more

This is HUGE!One of my favorite iOS apps has been updated with AU support as an instrument and an effect. So I finally can connect Ripplemaker (iOS …

Pete Townshend

Vintage Bench Test: 1969 Gibson SG Special

<b>Gibson used ‘Special’ as a model designation for their more upmarket P-90-equipped student models with added neck pickups. Huw Price checks out a</b> …

Guitar

Walmart Steps Up Toy Push As Toys R Us Faces Bankruptcy

Walmart is stepping up focus on toys for the holidays as one of its primary rivals Toys R Us goes through bankruptcy. The giant retailer is tripling …

Saatchi & Saatchi

Intimate sound of string quartets to close year

Fans of that more intimate form of music, string quartets, are in for a treat, as renowned string quartets are set to pe

Orchestras

Lionsgate Takes U.K. Rights to Michael Caine Swinging 60s Feature Documentary ‘My Generation’

Lionsgate has snapped up the U.K. rights to “My Generation,” the upcoming documentary about the 1960s and with contributions from Paul McCartney, …

Paul McCartney

Review: Roger Daltrey gets loose, busts out Who rarities at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater

<b>Roger Daltrey</b> ambled onstage wagging a fist full of lyric sheets in the air.<p>"Look at this lot," <b>the Who</b>'s lead singer said Monday at Ruth Eckerd Hall …

Roger Daltrey says new solo shows will feature songs The Who has never played live

ABC/Randy Holmes<b>Pete Townshend</b> recently announced he was taking a one-year break from <b>The Who</b>, but that doesn't mean <b>Roger Daltrey</b> is going to stop …

Niagara Falls

Drummer Max Weinberg on His 'Jukebox' Tour, Sharing the Stage with Bruce Springsteen and the Loss of Music Legends

Max Weinberg has spent 43 years touring the world with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. And in between his job with the Boss, the 66-year-old …

Bruce Springsteen

The Art of Phrasing: Four Simple Ways to Make Your Leads Sing

When one of my guitar students wants to learn lead guitar, I usually show him/her the minor pentatonic scale first.<p>Once that scale is down in all …

Guitar

Ed Sheeran's New Rivals: Singers Ball & Boe Head For Platinum Success

While Ed Sheeran might have it all sown up for the best-selling new album of 2017, he’s about to get some serious rivals.<p>Singers Michael Ball and Alfie Boe this week release Together Again, which is likely to be one of the biggest-selling albums in the U.K. this year. The record looks set to be a …

Bette Midler

Acoustic guitar body shapes explained

<b>There are key variables that affect how an acoustic guitar will sound - its projection and tonal characteristics in particular.</b><p>The guitar’s body …

Guitar

Former Television Guitarist Richard Lloyd on His Combustible Life

The iconic rocker talks about his new book, jury duty, and his unrequited love for Richard Hell. by Amber CortesLloyd playing CBGBs in 1978. …

Seattle