Some of the world's best guitarists talk about their own axe idols in this 1999 cover story
The Who Reunite for 25th Anniversary Tour
Seven years after its "Farewell Tour," the band is back
Live Aid 1985: The Day the World Rocked
An expression of musicians' concern for the starving of Ethiopia, this was the biggest concert ever
The Who: Last Time Around
The Who say goodbye before they get old, and hello to a very uncertain future
Pete Townshend: The Who's Final Days
Guitarist confronts alcoholism and the end of his band's run
Pete Townshend on 'Empty Glass,' Cincinnati, And the Who's Future
The Who leader talks life after Keith Moon, the aftermath of the Cincinnati tragedy
Rock & Roll Tragedy: Why 11 Died at the Who's Cincinnati Con
"We didn't call it festival seating," says a Riverfront Coliseum employee. "We called it animal seating, because when they came in, they came in like a herd of cattle"
The Who Come to a Fork in the Road
Months before Keith Moon's death, the band speaks with Rolling Stone
Pete Townshend Looks Back: The Punk Meets the Godmother
An account of the Who since 'Quadrophenia,' his personal crisis . . . and a happy ending
Ron Wood: Rolling Stones Are Born, Not Made
The newest Stone is the life of a nonstop party and the last of a rock & roll breed
The Rolling Stones' 1975 Tour: Baptized in Baton Rouge, Castrated in San Antone
World's greatest performing band bewilders the south
What's Deaf, Dumb & Blind and Costs $3.5 Million? 'Tommy!'
First came the Who's record, then an all-star album featuring the likes of Ringo Starr. Now Ken Russell has taken Tommy to the screen.
Keith Moon Bites Back
A Q&A with the Who's unhinged British millionaire drummer
Pete Townshend on the Who's 'Tommy'
"I quickly realized that it was really the brilliant, untapped writing talent of our lead guitarist that held the key to our success."
Pete Townshend Settles Down
In the conclusion of Pete Townshend's 1968 Rolling Stone Interview, the Who guitarist ruminates on the state of rock and roll