Simon Townshend: News

Save Me From Me – The Bitter End 1996

July 19, 2016 | By | 1 Comment
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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June 26 – Katie’s Run – The Katie McBride Foundation

June 18, 2016 | By | 2 Comments
June 26 – Katie’s Run – The Katie McBride Foundation

When Simon participated in the Firemen’s Jam at the SHFD earlier this year, we got to met some extraordinary fire fighters, police officers and family members. LEARN ABOUT KATIE’S RUN and the Katie McBride Foundation

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Hotel Café Review – MonkeyGoose Magazine

May 26, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
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 […]

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Simon to open for The Who in Toulouse !

May 20, 2016 | By | 1 Comment
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!  

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In for a treat at The Hotel Café on May 24th

May 15, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
In for a treat at The Hotel Café on May 24th

If you caught Simon during the Roger Daltrey Tommy Tour a while back, then you may have also been lucky enough to have seen Paul Freeman opening for many of those gigs. Paul’s new band is The 100 Year War, and they will have the first set on Tues May 24th at The Hotel Cafe […]

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Simon added to IOW Festival line up

April 11, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Simon added to IOW Festival line up

So very pleased to spread the word that Simon has been added to the line up of this year’s ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL !! He will be performing his very own set on Sat June 11th … same day that he is also playing in THE headline act … Stage & time TBA soon. Can’t wait  – see […]

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Denial gets PT stamp of approval !

April 5, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Denial gets PT stamp of approval !

Simon Townshend’s album DENIAL is amazing. But don’t take just our word for it … listen to Pete!

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Another glowing Chicago review

March 14, 2016 | By | 1 Comment
Another glowing Chicago review

Lisa Torem has a great review of Simon in Chicago posted over on Examiner.com “By the eve’s end, he had cultivated a sensual circle of intimacy through heartfelt narratives, intelligent instrumentation and versatile vocals.” Read the full review (Shots provided by Philamonjaro!) [Lisa also did an in-depth interview with Simon that should be available soon […]

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