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Who (Musical group)

Works: 2,334 works in 4,574 publications in 6 languages and 44,340 library holdings
Genres: Rock films  Rock music  Rock concert films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Concert films  Drama  Musical films  History  Operas 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Musician, Producer, Actor, Editor, Originator, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Singer, Other, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 782.42166
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Most widely held works by Who (Musical group)
Woodstock : 3 days of peace & music by Michael Wadleigh( Visual )

53 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in English and German and held by 2,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For three days in the summer of 1969, a rock concert was held on an upstate New York farm, and 400,000 people attended -- far more than were anticipated, far more than paid, far more than could be fed or sheltered or cared for after injuries or drug overdoses. It rained, there was mud, all traffic in and out was gridlocked, and the music continued, night and day. "Woodstock Nation" existed for three days and was absorbed into American myth. As depicted in this film, in roughly chronological order, the elusive memory of that nation is cemented into a pungent social documentary. Few documentaries have captured a time and place more completely--in the full flower of its moment, youth, and hope--than this one. It is also one of the finest musical documentaries ever made--if not the best--utilizing adventurous camera work, daring editing, frame mirroring, freeze frames, blackouts, and multi-angle perspectives widening the 1.33:1 image to 2.20:1 to capture flamboyant, riveting, career-defining performances, within an amazing chronicle of how the musicians interact onstage as audience members react to the musicians' performances
Tommy by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

147 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy, The Who's defining, breakthrough concept album - a full-blown rock opera about a deaf, dumb and blind boy that launched the band to international superstardom, was originally released in May 1969. The Who were at a career crossroads. They were known mainly as a singles band, but this project launched them as a serious 'albums band' and has now sold tens of millions of copies and regularly turns up in lists of the most influential albums of all time
Who's next by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

95 editions published between 1971 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baba O'Riley; (5:08) --; Bargain; (5:32) --; Love ain't for keeping; (2:10) --; My wife /; John Entwistle; (3:40) --; Song is over; (6:13) --; Getting in tune; (4:50) --; Going mobile; (3:42) --; Behind blue eyes; (3:41) --; Won't get fooled again; (8:32) --; Pure and easy; (4:19) --; Baby don't you do it /; Edward Holland, Jr., Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland; (5:13) --; Naked eye; (5:22) --; Water; (6:25) --; Too much of anything; (4:24) --; I don't even know myself; (4:54) --; Behind blue eyes; (3:25)
Tommy by Ken Russell( Visual )

86 editions published between 1975 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rock opera about a boy who is traumatized by the murder of his father. He is "cured" several years later, only to be hailed as a "Messiah."
Quadrophenia by Franc Roddam( Visual )

48 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

London, 1965: Like many other youths, Jimmy hates the Philistine life, especially his parents and his job in a company's mailing division
Quadrophenia by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

83 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete Townshend revisited the rock opera concept with another double-album session that was built around the story of a young mod's struggle to come of age in the mid-'60s. Quadrophenia is an excellent and frequently astonishing album
Live at Leeds by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

58 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edición especial remasterizada de 2 discos (CD-DA) de los conciertos en directo ofrecidos en 1970 en Leeds, primer disco, y cuya primera edición original en LP se editó en 1970 con sólo 6 canciones, al que se suma un segundo disco con el primer concierto de interpretación de su álbum "Tommy" ofrecido en 1969 en Londres
The complete Monterey Pop Festival( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monterey Pop is the first filmed document of a rock festival. The Monterey Pop Festival, held on California's Monterey Peninsula in 1967, inspired Jann Wenner to launch his enormously successful "Rolling Stone Magazine." It also did much to boost the careers of many of the pop and rock stars who performed in it
The Who's Tommy : a new musical : original cast recording by Pete Townshend( Recording )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate collection by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

21 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The release of 'Ultimate Collection' marks the first time that compilers have been given the opportunity to select Small Faces recordings from the vaults of both Decca and Immediate. The band formed in 1965 and enjoyed 12 UK top 40 hits over a four-year period. Each of those hits are featured here amongst fifty tracks spread across 2CDs, including their only no.1 single, 'All Or Nothing'
The Who sell out by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

36 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Their fifth album has a balance between melodic mod pop and instrumentation. It contains 23-tracks including I Can See For Miles
Pete Townshend's classic Quadrophenia by Pete Townshend( )

5 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Who's groundbreaking 1973 album and seminal rock opera gets a classical makeover in 2015 with a full orchestral score written by Rachel Fuller that includes performances by Pete Townshend, Billy Idol, Alfie Boe, and Phil Daniels
Almost famous : music from the motion picture by Eminem( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate radio : motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The irreverent yet fact-based comedic tale of a seafaring band of rogue rock n' roll DJs whose 'pirate radio' captivated and inspired the groupboldly and hilariously defies the government that tried to shut them down. The soundtrack features gems from the Kinks, the Turtles, the Who, Cream David Bowie, and more
Two rooms : celebrating the songs of Elton John & Bernie Taupin by Elton John( Recording )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monterey pop( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monterey Pop is the first filmed document of a rock festival. The Monterey Pop Festival, held on California's Monterey Peninsula in 1967, helped launch the careers of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and Otis Redding. Legendary moments captured on film include Pete Townshend destroying his guitar and Jimi Hendrix burning his
The Rolling Stones rock and roll circus by Rolling Stones( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances by various rock performers of the late sixties
12-12-12 : the concert for Sandy relief( Recording )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of 24 songs from the benefit concert at Madison Square Garden for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The net proceeds from this soundtrack will go to the Robin Hood Relief Fund, which is providing money, material and know-how to local organizations that are serving families and individuals in the regions hardest hit by the storm
Endless wire : Live at Lyon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who are you by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

37 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who Are You is the eighth studio album by English rock band The Who. It was released on 18 August 1978, through Polydor Records in the United Kingdom and MCA Records in the United States. It peaked at #2 on the US charts and #6 on the UK charts. It is The Who's last album with Keith Moon as the drummer; Moon died approximately three weeks after the release of this album
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The Who

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The Who (musikkgruppe)

The Who rockband


Who Films Ltd

Who Group Ltd

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Monterey popAnyway, anyhow, anywhere : the complete chronicle of the Who, 1958-1978The Who, maximum R. & B.Meaty, beaty, big & bouncy : the WhoWho are you : the life of Pete Townshend : a biographyRoger Daltrey : the biography