October 19, 2020

Today in Whostory: 12/08/2019

1963 – The Detours perform at St. Mary’s Ballroom in Putney

1964 – The Who play at the Marquee Club in London.

1965 – The Who play the Corn Exchange in Bristol

1971 – The Who play the San Diego Sports Arena in San Diego, California

1975 – The Who play the Riverfront Coliseum in Cincinnati, Ohio

1979 – The Who play at the Chicago International Amphitheatre where, due to ticket demand, the show is shown on closed-circuit in local theaters. This show is also videotaped and “5:15 “, “My Wife “, “Music Must Change “ and “Pinball Wizard “ later appear on the 30 Years Of Maximum R&B video.

1982 – The Who play the Rosemont Horizon in Rosemont Illinois. Pete adds a rockabilly ending to “Long Live Rock.”

1985 – Roger Daltrey continues his solo tour in Boston. The show is simulcast on radio and is later bootlegged as Summertime Blues.

2006 – The Who play the Xcel Energy Center in Saint Paul, Minnesota

2012 – The Who play the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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