Simon Townshend: News

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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Chicago set list, recap and photos by Philamonjaro

March 11, 2016 | By | 1 Comment
Chicago set list, recap and photos by Philamonjaro

Philamonjaro Studios was on hand to capture some great shots of Simon when he played Lincoln Hall in Chicago on March 9th.  We’ve been lucky enough to have Phil capture quite a few Simon visits to town, and along with his photos, his short and sweet write up is well worth the read! “But what […]

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Simon has a brother ‘Who’ you might know …

March 11, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Simon has a brother ‘Who’ you might know …

Steve Knopper posted a great write up at The Chicago Tribune on Mar 3rd. They spoke about what it was like growing up in a musical family and how the tradition lives on. “What I do have a memory of was being very happy with my parents, and the excitement, and the music in the house […]

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Catch Simon on SiriusXM Canada this weekend

February 19, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
Catch Simon on SiriusXM Canada this weekend

Check out the “That Eric Alper” show on SiriusXM Canada channel 167 this weekend to hear Eric’s interview with Simon Townshend. Channel 167: Sat 2/20: 12pm, 4pm & 11pm (Eastern) Sun 2/21: 6am, 11am, 2pm (Eastern) Don’t forget to get your tickets to Simon’s solo gig in Toronto, Feb 29 the day before he takes the […]

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