October 22, 2020

1989-04-25 – Chicago Tribune

1989 04 25 Chicago_Tribune_Tue__Apr_25__1989_

‘The Who' is back

When the money is right, even fare- V

well isn’t goodbye.

The Who, that legendary British
rock group that had its ‘Farewell
Tour” in 1983, is reunitin in late
June for a two-month Nort Ameri-
can reprise. That’s good news for fans
of ori inal band members Pete Town-
shen , Roger Daltrey and John

Tickets for a local appearance July
21. at Alpine Valley m East Troy,
WIS., go on sale Monday.

On June 27, The Who performs its
rock opera, “Tommy” in New York.
The benefit for autistic children will
be simulcast live over the Westwood
One radio network.

“Tommy,” observed Townshend, is
“the thing people most remember
ebqut The Who. We haven’t played it
In Its entirety for 17 years.”

outer: FM

The Who: Roger Daltrey (from left). Pete Townshend and John Entwlstl
announce Monday their 25-clty tour tor the group's 25th anniversary.