October 22, 2020

1985-02-10 – Daily Record

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New ‘ Who’ release WIII lea ve fans asking ‘ What?’ an

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Who’s La“ some cheap last-minute profits. and diuplrited.

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on the Who’s final American tour in Daltrey's singing betrays his bore- Keith M
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1982 is enough to reduce longtime dom “"u‘ the hkes of See Me, Feel any musician), actually plays better

fans to tears And not 1118! because it Me.” Pete Townshend barely man-
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est and longest- -lived groups. Like the ttve thrash, and his few vocals — the match the el ectr 0 hi c m etr on cm of

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the t_inal lines of “Won’ t Get Fooled


citing moment. Otherwise, had they
not already used the title. they might
have called this one The Who Sell


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The Ramones


Glorious Results of a
Misspent Youth
Joan Jett and the

By reducing rock ’n’ roll to three
chords and a 1-2-34 beat, the Ra-

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