But what about the grey area that is bisexuality? Pete admitted, I think it was in Rolling Stone magazine, that this song, "And I Moved", was about a homosexual experience he had with some "waif" in the Netherlands. While the original novel remains unpublished, elements from this story were used in Townshend's solo album Psychoderelict. Other performers inspired to support Amnesty International in future Secret Policeman's Ball shows and other benefits because of Townshend's early commitment to the organisation include Peter Gabriel , Bruce Springsteen , David Gilmour and U2 's lead singer Bono who in told Rolling Stone magazine: Horse's Neck , issued in May , was a collection of short stories he'd written between and , tackling subjects such as childhood, stardom and spirituality. He came from a musical family:
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Many studio recordings also feature Townshend on piano or keyboards, though keyboard-heavy tracks increasingly featured guest artists in the studio, such as Nicky Hopkins , John Bundrick or Chris Stainton. Such a thing is not important for me. Some of his Stratocaster guitars feature a Fishman PowerBridge piezo pick-up system to simulate acoustic guitar tones. Charles Norfleet via Getty Images. Tickets for the Quadrophenia Tour go on sale to the general public on July 27, with the first show Tuesday, Nov.
Retrieved 4 November Townshend has also advocated for drug rehabilitation. Other performers inspired to support Amnesty International in future Secret Policeman's Ball shows and other benefits because of Townshend's early commitment to the organisation include Peter Gabriel , Bruce Springsteen , David Gilmour and U2 's lead singer Bono who in told Rolling Stone magazine: In Townshend's mind, the cataclysmic power of the Who's early work was rooted in trauma. Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
The Big Screen by David Thomson — review. He felt that I had fucked him over. I n Pete Townshend heard the voice of God. You know, we tried everything. I think my creative side is very feminine. Besides the aforementioned Mick Jagger obsession, the guitarist remains fairly private about his love life.