October 25, 2020

1980-02-10 – Asheville Citizen Times

1980 02 10 Asheville_Citizen_Times_Sun__Feb_10__1980_

The Who will start recording their first LP for Warner
ES; Bros. m London this month. with Eagles producer Bill
:5: Szy'mczyk running the board. According to a group
5:} spokesman. the Who “want to record the album and get it
5}; ‘cut ilii quivkly as possible."

52; . In addition. Pete Townshend’s first solo album is due out
:2: on AIM last March; It was produced by Chris Thomas
5:} Who did the Sex Pistols' and the Pretenders' LPs) and
:5; engineered by Bill Prince. who also engineered the new
35; Clash album. ”London Calling." In April. Polydor will
3:; release “Public Enemy Number One." the soundtrack to a
:3; new Roger Daltrey movie about a well-known English A
5:; criminal named McVicar. Daltrey slngs all-new materlal on go;
553 the album. and members of the Who provide backup. :2-

3}? ‘ Finally. the Who are also planning their nextU.S. tour. A
3:? series o! West Coast dates is tentatively set to begin in April. 5;;
Efi't‘s'ith an Eastt‘mst tour to follow in the summer.