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Who (Musical group)

Overview
Works: 2,300 works in 4,146 publications in 6 languages and 41,693 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Detective and mystery television programs  Television programs  Rock films  Nonfiction films  Rock concert films  Documentary films  Concert films  Television series  Rock music 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Musician, Composer, Producer, Editor, Actor, Originator, Interviewee, Scenarist, Other
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4575
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Woodstock 3 days of peace & music by Michael Wadleigh( Visual )

44 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 2,097 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
Who's next by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

77 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who's Next is the fifth studio album by English rock band The Who, released in August 1971. The album has origins in a rock opera conceived by Pete Townshend called Lifehouse. The ambitious, complex project did not come to fruition at the time and instead, many of the songs written for the project were compiled onto Who's Next as a collection of unrelated songs. Who's Next was a critical and commercial success when it was released, and has been certified 3x platinum by the RIAA
Tommy by Ken Russell( Visual )

62 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,115 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."
Tommy by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

81 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic rock opera features epic tracks such as I'm Free; Pinball Wizard; Sensation; Christmas; We're Not Gonna Take It; and the dramatic ten-minute instrumental Underture
CSI, crime scene investigation by Anthony E Zuiker( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in English and held by 996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the 23 first-run episodes of the entire first season of CSI. Witness how the evidence of crime can "see" the truth
Quadrophenia by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

82 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 767 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 )

54 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monterey pop by D. A Pennebaker( Visual )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2009 in English and held by 621 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 1968, 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 complete Monterey Pop Festival( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 616 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 ultimate collection by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

19 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quadrophenia by Franc Roddam( Visual )

34 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 547 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
Endless wire by Who (Musical group)( Visual )

34 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Who sell out by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

36 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 493 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
Almost famous music from the motion picture by Eminem( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate radio motion picture soundtrack( Recording )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Who's Tommy a new musical : original cast recording by Pete Townshend( Recording )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greatest hits by Who (Musical group)( Recording )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Who stand today as one of rock's most enduring acts with a long list of classic songs and albums. The band's legacy is celebrated in a collection that includes such iconic hits as My Generation; Pinball Wizard; and Baba O'Riley
Two rooms celebrating the songs of Elton John & Bernie Taupin by Elton John( Recording )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

12-12-12 the concert for Sandy relief( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of 24 songs from the benefit concert at Madison Square Garden for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The next 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
The Rolling Stones rock and roll circus by Rolling Stones( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Performances by various rock performers of the late sixties
 
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Monterey popThe complete Monterey Pop FestivalAnyway, 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