The Who Next

Written by on August 14, 2018

14th August 1971, The Who released their fifth studio album Who’s Next which featured the classic song ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again’ and has since been viewed by critics as the Who’s best record and one of the greatest rock albums of all time. The cover artwork shows a photo of the band apparently having just urinated on a large concrete piling, but according to photographer Ethan Russell, most of the band members were unable to urinate, so rainwater was tipped from an empty film canister to achieve the desired effect. Do you have a favourite track from the album? More here:

The Who Next

The follow up, Who’s Next, The Who’s fifth album, had its roots in the futuristic rock opera Lifehouse project, which composer / guitarist / singer Pete Townshend has variously described as intended to be both recorded live and as the music for a scripted film project. Planned as the follow up to …

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