Tag: John Entwistle

Book Reviews, Books, Music

Book Review: Ben Marshall, “The Who: 50 Years — The Official History”

With all the incredible events, programs, releases and moments we’ve been fortunate enough to see, hear and experience this year, the...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Who, “The Track Singles, 1967-1973”

So now we’re on boxset number three – the period that truly defined The Who, as they transitioned from “pop” band...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Who, “The Reaction Singles, 1966”

This second box set of 45 singles, restored to their original label pressings by The Who for “The Who Hits 50” series, is now...

Book Reviews, Books, Music

Book Review: Mark Blake, “Pretend You’re in a War: The Who & the Sixties”

In this period of celebration for The Who’s 50th Anniversary comes this excellent book by Mark Blake.  Pretend You’re In A...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Who, “The Brunswick Singles, 1965-1966”

This is pure gold.  I’m speaking both as a fan and as a music critic (!); this is a small, but perfect reminder of how a record...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Who, “Sell Out”

The brilliance – musically and conceptually – of The Who’s third album, humorously titled The Who Sell Out, cannot be...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Who, “A Quick One”

Started in September of 1966, the second album by The Who was to be a very different affair from their debut, My Generation, for several...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Who, “My Generation”

With The Who’s 50th anniversary here, Universal, the owners of The Who’s catalog, have seen fit to bring out vinyl reissues of...

Contests, Music

Popdose Giveaway: Win a copy of The Who’s “Quadrophenia: Live in London” on DVD

“I’m remembering distant memories/ Recalling other names” In 2012/2013, The Who embarked on the Quadrophenia and More...

Music

Cover Your Ass: “Blue Red and Grey” by the Who

What happens when critics pick up their instruments and take on the works of their heroes? We look to find out in our new series, Cover...

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Music

Here’s Something Else!: Polishing up the Who’s tarnished legacy

In a way, the Who has no one to blame for a slow and steady slide into overlooked rock-god status....

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 15

Week 15 brings us the start and the finish of the letter E. Gotta love when that happens. Well, gotta love it when it includes some better...

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Lo-Fi Mojo, Music

Lo-Fi Mojo: The High Numbers

In this week's edition of Lo-Fi Mojo, Ed Murray takes a look back at the Who's early years -- specifically, the brief time they spent as...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: Pleasure Thieves, “Simple Escape”

Well, folks, it’s time to take another dip into the wonderful world of Albums I Discovered While I Was Working At A Record Store. If...

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DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “The Who at Kilburn 1977”

The press materials for The Who at Kilburn 1977 describe this DVD as “a holy grail for fans after decades of anticipation,” and...