Pete Townshend breaks down the Who’s individual strengths when it comes to recasting their music in an orchestral setting.
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Always the perfect foil, Roger Daltrey completely inhabited Pete Townshend’s lyric on 1985’s “After the Fire,” broiling it in searing emotion.
Accordion … rock? Yes, accordion rock. Not novelty tunes, polka, zydeco or silly remakes. Let’s look back on times when the accordion played a key role.
Bob Dylan + the Band, Toto, Nils Lofgren and Mike Bloomfield highlight Nick DeRiso’s Best of 2014 list of reissues, box sets and live releases.
The Who’s Pete Townshend admits that Kiss’ on-stage garb baffled him, at least to begin with.
Their silent wonder at the Beach Boys’ as-yet-unreleased masterpiece was offset, however, by a much different reaction from Keith Moon.
Best of all, these don’t appear to be remasters of the Who’s 1996 remixes, either, but of the original mixes.
A new song from the Who? We should be so lucky, right?
Finding cool old CDs on sale is great. Just don’t get the greedy eye.
After all, it could come out differently than what we’d expect or want.