Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend says he inspired Macca to self-record first solo album, McCartney

Townshend may have sparked the Beatle's home recording passion.

Pete Townshend reviving Quadrophenia writing process for new demos

The guitarist has been assembling an all-tape home studio while in lockdown

Pete Townshend is writing new Who songs while social distancing at his studio

Also working on a musical adaptation of his novel, The Age Of Anxiety.

Pete Townshend claims that The Who “sort of” pioneered heavy metal

The guitarist also said that Led Zeppelin copied their sound.

Pete Townshend says he thought about quitting The Who from “pretty much day one”

The guitarist looks back on his life in a new video interview.

Pete Townshend apologises following comments on John Entwistle and Keith Moon

The Who guitarist took to Facebook to address his previous statement.

Pete Townshend’s smashed ’64 Strat to be auctioned off

Neckless and in two separate halves, Townshend's mythical guitar—or what remains of it—will be put up for auction next week.

Pete Townshend’s The Who Live Rig

On the eve of The Who’s British Summer Time show at Hyde Park, we were granted exclusive access to every inch of their live rig – Steve Clarke finds out how Pete Townshend gets that sound…