Tag Archives: The Who

Onward Through the Blog…

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Some Summer Songs

Happy Summer Solstice! This longest day of the year kicks off the summer season — officially. In places like Texas, of course, it’s already been summer for months, of course (part of why we moved to Colorado). With all that … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Pete Townshend!

Today is Pete’s 73rd birthday and for 51 of those years, I’ve been a fan and follower of his. From the early days of The Who to Tommy to his solo work to Meher Baba and beyond, Pete’s been sharing … Continue reading

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Back Porch in the Rear View, 2017

The end of the year is awash in people’s lists: 10 Best Movies, Top 10 International News Stories, 12 Stories You Missed, and the like. So why not a list of stories told on the Buller Back Porch this past … Continue reading

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50 Years of the Who

Today marks 50 years since the first time I saw the Who in concert. It was a triple bill and truthfully, I didn’t really go to see the Who. I went to see the headliner, Herman’s Hermits, my favorite band … Continue reading

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The Who Hits 50 — 48 out of 50 ain’t bad…

I first saw the Who when I was 12 years old — turned my head right around, and started me on a long and happy career as a Who fanatic. Tonight, 48 years later, I get to see ’em again — … Continue reading

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Sunday Afternoon with an Old Friend

I am excited today to get to go to see an old friend today, Tommy. I first met the lad when he was just a new release by the Who in 1969. Walking to the closest “record store” (second-floor record department … Continue reading

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