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Sat, Nov. 26 at 10pm – The Who Hits 50! Live

Left to right: Roger Daltrey (with tambourine) and Pete Townshend on guitar.
Courtesy of Teenage Cancer Trust
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Left to right: Roger Daltrey (with tambourine) and Pete Townshend on guitar.

For over 50 years, The Who have been at the forefront of rock music. Their performances today remain as visceral as ever, and they still stand true to their badge of honor as "the loudest rock group ever.”

This 2015 performance filmed at London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall was staged to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust charity. The band fired through a mountain of classic hits, including “My Generation,” “Who Are You,” “You Better You Bet,” “Behind Blue Eyes,” “Baba O’Riley,” “Eminence Front” and “Won’t Get Fooled Again” as well as sections from groundbreaking albums Tommy and Quadrophenia.

Tune in Sat, Nov. 26 at 10pm on the WSIU stations: WSIU 8.1, WUSI 16.1, WSEC 14.1, WQEC 27.1 and WMEC 22.2 or access the WSIU local broadcast livestream online at pbs.org or via the PBS Video app. Get extended access to this program and more with WSIU Passport.

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