The Who to perform at Olympics closing ceremony

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(originally posted 2012-06-14 – now finally official) On August 12th, The Who will take part in the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games, London!  Simon will be a part of the band just like he was for Superbowl XLIV – 2010. The Olympic committee wanted four major artists representing Britain over the past 50 years – And it has been confirmed that The Who, Take That, George Michael and Emele Sande among others will perform.


  1. Such an important stage, as befits the band’s status.
    Now can you get ’em to fix the technical issues for Fanclub logins/members for those of us desperate for the tour presale??? Thank you!!!!!!!! lol

  2. Great news looking forward to it.Simon can you please have a word with Pete and Roger to do some Quadrophenia shows in the UK.

  3. big congrats m8 when i found out that you and the band was playing looked in to getting a ticket . but at £9000 thats way to much for me.(if you need extra security im your man have a sia licence and will do it for free lol)hope you peter and roger tour together real soon.

  4. Sorry i mean closing ceremony,,, anyway the best coming Always latest!!!!!

  5. Its great to se WHO in the Wellcome Cermony in the olympic. They are the biggest loadest and best band in the world…….Its cool…….

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