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Kathy VanTassell is webmaster for Simon Townshend's Official webpage and has been minding the fort since 1999.

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MOJO and R2 Remasters Reviews

November 22, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
MOJO and R2 Remasters Reviews

Simon Townshend’s recently remastered LOOKING OUT LOOKING IN and DENIAL get three star reviews in the latest MOJO (Jan 2017) and R2 (Nov/Dec 2016) magazines!

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Remasters Release Day – Today Oct 14th!

October 14, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Remasters Release Day – Today Oct 14th!

Today, Oct 14th, is the official release date for the UK remasters of Simon Townshend’s LOOKING OUT LOOKING IN and DENIAL albums! DENIAL is completely remixed and remastered, with new bonus tracks. There are also added liner notes from brother Pete Townshend. (Full details and ordering links here.) “With 11 absolutely magnificent compositions – plus 2 delightfully […]

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Katie’s Koncert – Benefit for the Katie McBride Foundation

October 7, 2016 | By | 2 Comments
Katie’s Koncert – Benefit for the Katie McBride Foundation

5th Annual Katie’s Koncert Pleased to announce that Simon Townshend will be one of the featured performers at the 5th Annual Katie’s Koncert, to benefit the Katie McBride Foundation. Saturday Nov 12 – 6-10pm, Rockville Center, NY Tickets/space is limited, 21+ – ticket info here During Simon’s visit to the SHFD-Firemen’s Jam, we had the pleasure of […]

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Alan Barnes photos from Home House & Islington up now

October 5, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Alan Barnes photos from Home House & Islington up now

Check out some of the shots that photographer Alan Barnes captured during the recent Home House Acoustic/Q&A set and The Islington Record Release Launch! Visit the PHOTO SECTION

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Home House & Islington Gig Photos

October 5, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Home House & Islington Gig Photos

On Oct 14th, Simon is releasing newly remastered versions of LOOKING OUT LOOKING IN and DENIAL albums for the first time in the UK on his new UK label Stir Records. Leading up to the release date, Simon was busy promoting in between his work with The Who. On Sept 28th he played an intimate acoustic […]

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2016 UK Remastered CDs

September 23, 2016 | By
2016 UK Remastered CDs

2016 REMASTERED UK CDs

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Record Launch Gig at Islington now on sale!

August 3, 2016 | By | 4 Comments
Record Launch Gig at Islington now on sale!

Simon is releasing remastered versions of “Looking Out Looking In” and “Denial” it the UK on Oct 7th via his own Stir Records label. Both CDs will contain bonus tracks. “Denial” will feature liner notes written by his brother Pete. “Looking Out Looking In” will have liner notes by AND bonus tracks with Eddie Vedder. To celebrate, […]

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Save Me From Me – The Bitter End 1996

July 19, 2016 | By | 3 Comments
Save Me From Me – The Bitter End 1996

A bit of a treat! In July of 1996, The Who brought Quadrophenia to Madison Square Garden, NYC for a 6 night run. Simon was part of the touring band (guitar, vocals & “Dirty Jobs”). On his day off in the middle of that run, he played to a packed out, enthusiastic crowd at the […]

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