Simon will again be a part of The Who tour of Quad

July 20, 2012 | By

Simon Townshend will be a part of the band when The Who tours “Quadrophenia and More” in the US 2012 / 2013.

The tour, line-up and dates were officially announced on July 19th, and presales have already begun.
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THE WHO, one of rock’s legendary and defining bands, have announced a major North American arena tour where they’ll perform their iconic 1973 double album QUADROPHENIA in its entirety, along with a selection of WHO classics. The critically acclaimed QUADROPHENIA marked the British band’s second rock opera (after Tommy), raised the bar for rock albums as an art form and hit #2 on the U.S. Billboard album chart. Founding members ROGER DALTREY and PETE TOWNSHEND will be joined by Zak Starkey (drums), Pino Palladino (bass), Simon Townshend (guitar/backing vocals), Chris Stainton (keyboards), Loren Gold (keyboards/backing vocals) and Frank Simes (musical director, keyboards/backing vocals)

The US dates run from Nov 1st thru Dec 9th and Jan 28th thru Feb 26th.
LOOK FOR SIMON TO DO A NUMBER OF SOLO APPEARANCES inbetween the Who’s scheduled dates throughout the tour!
More details as they are finalized.

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  1. LD on CD says:

    Can’t wait!!

  2. We’ll be at the Toronto Who concert and will be trekking to NYC to see you perform your music in Sept. I am so looking forward to both events!

  3. Robin says:

    I’m psyched for Quad and I’m equally psyched Simon will do some solo gigs in between. Just one word for you, Simon (besides love) — Boston!

  4. Hope to see you in Montreal! 🙂

  5. Jane Ward says:

    Well done Simon. Enjoy yourself

  6. Glen DuBois says:

    Please do a solo show in Boston!

  7. Whow!!!!!! Quando in Italia!!!!