December 2, 2020

Today in Whostory: 12/18/2019

1964 – The Who play the Waterfront Club at the Cliff Hotel in Woolston

1965 – The Who play the Birdcage Club in Portsmouth

1965 – Record Mirror carries an article entitled “The Boys and Girls with the Best Barnets…”, a poll of “Best Hair”. Keith is declared winner!

1967 – The Who play at The Pavillion in Bath

1973 – The Who play the Sundown Theatre in Edmonton, London

1982 – Variety reports that a Cincinnati judge has ruled that punitive damages could not be awarded to the plaintiffs in the 1979 Riverfront Coliseum tragedy. Variety also reports that a court decision has cleared the city of Cincinnati of all responsibility in the eleven deaths at the concert.

1988 – MTV and MCA Records hold a “Who Day “ on MTV airing The Kids Are Alright, videos and interviews with Pete, Roger and John taped in London.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHUmhKQk_HM

2012 – The album 12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief is released. Three songs from The Who’s set are included