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Biography:
Birth Name: Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend
Born: 1945/05/19
Birth Place: London, England
Years Active: 1962 – present
Genres: Rock, Hard Rock, Power Pop, Art Rock

Peter Dennis Blandford "Pete" Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English rock guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and author, known principally as the guitarist and songwriter for The Who, as well as for his own solo career. His career with The Who spans more than forty years, during which time the band grew to be considered one of the most influential bands of the rock era, and, according to Eddie Vedder, "possibly the greatest live band ever." Townshend is the primary songwriter for the Who, having written well over one hundred songs for the band's eleven studio albums, including concept albums and the rock operas ''Tommy'' and ''Quadrophenia'', plus popular rock and roll radio staples like ''...

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Albums:

Gold

It Must Be Done (From "The Americans")

Klack

Method Music

The Definitive Collection

What's What

Who's Serious


News:
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The Who Pete Townshend Leaves The Who Show During Encore


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Videos:
'Pawn Stars': Pete Townshend Photo

The Who Plans 50th Anniversary Tour, New Music

Roger Daltry, Pete Townshend Announce 'The Who' Tour After 50 Years

The Who Are Reported to Be Doing One Final Big Tour

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Popular Movies:

In Search Of Blind Joe Death: The Saga Of John Fahey

The Love We Make

The Iron Giant

The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus

The Kids Are Alright

Quadrophenia

Tommy

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