October 21, 2020

1979-03-09 – Detroit Free Press

1979 03 09 Detroit_Free_Press_Fri__Mar_9__1979_

THE WHO rock group will reportedly tour at least
30 American cities (Detroit included) this year. Kal
Rudman, editor of a record indus- , ‘
try tip sheet says that guitarist
John Entwhistle and new drum- " .
mer Kenney Jones(he replaced the _‘ -
late Keith Moon) are forcing the 2
group to hit the road. Lead singer " ' '
Roger Daltry had been ambivalent
and guitarist Pete Townshend
wanted to stay home. fearin g more
damage to his ears from the Who’s - 4*»
lZO-decibel rock. Forty percent of TOM‘SMM‘
Townshend’s hearing has been er- '99’Y

oded by touring. The Who was the first rock group to
?;??rm in the Pontiac Silverdome back in December