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…And The Occasional Solo Show

…And The Occasional Solo Show

I am really enjoying this leg of the US Who Hits 50 tour. Right now, we’re the best we’ve been for years. Great energy. Having said that it’s hard work and I’m looking forward to a break. We have 4 more shows to do here on the west coast and I have a solo gig […]

May 21, 2016 | By | 3 Comments
Isle Of Wight – Headline? Support? Both?

Isle Of Wight – Headline? Support? Both?

Hi guys, I just wanted to say how excited I am to be playing the Isle Of Wight festival this year, twice. Yes, it’s true… I’m playing with The Who, the headliners on the 11th June and I’m also playing a set earlier in the day on the Big Top stage. I’m not sure yet […]

April 12, 2016 | By | 6 Comments
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Upcoming Gigs

sat11jun2:20 pmIsle Of Wight - (solo)The Big Top Stage2:20 pm Newport, isle of WightIsle of Wight - Big Top Stage
tue14jun8:00 pmZenith - Toulouse FR - Supporting THE WHOSupporting The Who8:00 pm 11 avenue Raymond Badiou, Toulouse, FR 31000Zenith de Toulouse

Recent News

Hotel Café Review – MonkeyGoose Magazine

Hotel Café Review – MonkeyGoose Magazine

Over at MonkeyGoose Magazine there’s a great write up and terrific pix by Matt Stasi of Simon’s gig at The Hotel Café on 5/24 “By the end of the night, Simon had taken his audience on a personal journey down the roadways of his life that only a true artist can do.” Read the whole article and […]

May 26, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Simon to open for The Who in Toulouse !

Simon to open for The Who in Toulouse !

Exciting News! Pleased to announce that Simon Townshend will be opening for The Who when they play Zenith de Toulouse on June 14th! Tickets available here And just like at IOW 2016, Simon will be on stage afterwards with THE WHO – twice the fun!  

May 20, 2016 | By | 1 Comment