Monday Night Feels: The Who Edition

Oh hi. It's been a minute, hasn't it? Sorry for the lack of posts on here. I'm happy to say it's because I've been doing a lot of writing elsewhere, although I certainly don't want this blog to die. Where else can I blab about my favorite classic rock bands, silent movies, and TV shows?Continue reading “Monday Night Feels: The Who Edition”

A night in Oakland, with The Who

Sooooooo, on Friday night one of my lifelong dreams came true and I saw The Who in concert. It. was. incredible. To be quite honest, I don’t know how Pete and Roger can still do it – after almost 50 years of playing and touring, you’d think they’d have fizzled out by now. Not theContinue reading “A night in Oakland, with The Who”

Amazing Journey, indeed

Last week I finished Pete Townshend’s autobiography “Who I Am,” which was a long and entertaining read. While I was reading the book, I kept thinking how much great material there was for a Pete-themed drinking game (ironic, given a lot of the subject matter). For example, Take a drink:*Every time you come across theContinue reading “Amazing Journey, indeed”

Beatles and Who….Who-tles?

I saw this pic on Capslock Who and LOL’d. Oh Pete. So I found out while looking at the classes for next quarter that the music history department is offering a class dedicated SOLELY to the Beatles. No joke. I think that is pretty amazing, although I would never take it (one, because I haveContinue reading “Beatles and Who….Who-tles?”

i wish i had my very own pete townshend

OMG. I am so glad this exists: . New-Millenium-Pete dancing is almost as awkward as Early-60s-Pete dancing. But all the Pete in between = WIN. YouTube is a godsend. I doubt anyone would care to watch an old rock god messing around in the studio, but I laughed so hard when I saw this. HeContinue reading “i wish i had my very own pete townshend”