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The Melvins’ King Buzzo Singles Out Pete Townshend for Acoustic Rock God Status

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In a new video talk with Ultimate Classic Rock, the Melvin's King Buzzo sings the praises of an unplugged Pete Townshend.

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40 Years Ago: Pete Townshend and Keith Moon Join Eric Clapton On Stage

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Two members of the Who sat in with Eric Clapton in Atlanta on Aug. 1, 1974.

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Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey Collaborating for ‘Mods and Rockers’ TV Show

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The two surviving members of the Who will co-produce a British TV series about the London music scene of the mid-'60s.

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25 Years Ago: Pete Townshend Releases ‘The Iron Man’

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Pete Townshend's musical, 'The Iron Man,' was released on June 27, 1989.

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The History of the Who’s ‘Tommy’

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We delve into the story behind the Who's 'Tommy' album, which was released on May 23, 1969.

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Top 10 Underrated Pete Townshend Songs

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images

We dig into a rich mixture of Who deep cuts and lesser-known solo tracks.

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45 Years Ago: Pete Townshend Gets Arrested at the Fillmore East

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On May 16, 1969, Pete Townshend kicked a man off the Who's stage. Turned out he was a plain clothes policeman. Oops.

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Watch the Teaser Video for the Song Pete Townshend Wrote for ‘The Americans’

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A new song by Pete Townshend, 'It Must Be Done,' is teased in a commercial for the FX show, 'The Americans.'

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Pete Townshend Writes Song For ‘The Americans’

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images

A new Pete Townshend song will debut on FX's 'The Americans' on April 30.

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Pete Townshend Brings Peace to the Twitterverse

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Rick Diamond

British boy band One Direction may have lifted a riff from the Who's songbook for their latest hit, 'Best Song Ever,' but Pete Townshend isn't getting upset about it.

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