The Who - Sondz

Overview

The Who are an English rock band formed in London in 1964. Their classic lineup consisted of lead singer Roger Daltrey, guitarist and singer Pete Townshend, bass guitarist and singer John Entwistle, and drummer Keith Moon. They are considered one of the most influential rock bands of the 20th century, and have sold over 100 million records worldwide. Their contributions to rock music include the development of the Marshall Stack, large PA systems, the use of the synthesizer, Entwistle and Moon's influential playing styles, Townshend's feedback and power chord guitar technique, and the development of the rock opera. They are cited as an influence by many hard rock, punk rock and mod bands, and their songs still receive regular exposure.

The Who developed from an earlier group, the Detours, and established themselves as part of the pop art and mod movements, featuring auto-destructive art by destroying guitars and drums on stage. Their f...


Discography

YearTitle
WHO2019WHO
Endless Wire2006Endless Wire
It's Hard1982It's Hard
Face Dances1981Face Dances
Who Are You1978Who Are You
The Who by Numbers1975The Who by Numbers
Quadrophenia1973Quadrophenia
Who's Next1971Who's Next
Tommy1969Tommy
The Who Sell Out1967The Who Sell Out

Collaborators

NameRole(s)
Kit Lambert
Kit LambertProducerProducer (executive)MixRecording
Glyn Johns
Glyn JohnsProducerProducer (associate)EngineerMixRecordingProducer (co)
Chris Stamp
Chris StampProducer (executive)Producer
Bob Pridden
Bob PriddenMixProducer (assistant)Producer (co)EngineerRecordingProducer
Shel Talmy
Shel TalmyProducerVideo appearanceSpoken vocals
Nicky Hopkins
Nicky HopkinsPianoGuest
Billy Nicholls
Billy NichollsMixProducerBackground vocalsGuestProducer (co)
Cy Langston
Cy LangstonProducerMixEngineer
Damon Lyon-Shaw
Damon Lyon-ShawEngineer
Jon Astley
Jon AstleyProducerMixMasteringDrums (drum set)Programming