October 23, 2020

1994-02-05 – The Times

1994 02 05 The_Times_Sat__Feb_5__1994_

Take two
for The Who

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The “TH i.

The Who will not tour. but
singer Rnuvr l'mltn-y will pay
tribute in Who bl‘alllll'llSl
Pete T()\'ll.'llt_‘lld zit (‘zu'm-izw
Hall Feb. 22 and “.L‘l.

Townshend and Who
bassist John Entwistle will
reportedly participate. as
will, sources say. John Mel-
lencamp. Eddie Van Halen. 4
Non-Blondes. the C hieflains
and possibly Eddie Vedder
and Bob Dylan.

The first night will be for
charity. A compilat ion ofboth
nights will be on pay-per~view
Feb. 26.

The Whu‘s ”Tommy."
which earned international
acclaim as a mck opera in the
”705. made a successful the-
ater run in '93. HP]