(Getty Images)Earlier this week, a handful of One Direction fans launched a truly bizarre Internet offensive against legendary rockers the Who, having fallen for an Internet rumor about the band pursuing legal action against One Direction for their latest single, "Best Song Ever.""Best Song Ever" is mighty similar to the Who's "Baba O'Riley," so fans immediately assumed that Internet reports of the Who's anger over "plagiarism" were true... and promptly went nuts.The band's Pete Townshend...Read Full Story
The Who rocker Pete Townshend is using his break from the band while singer Roger Daltrey embarks on a solo tour to work on a new musical, and he says Floss is similar in style to his previous rock operas Tommy and Quadrophenia, with a subject matter close to his own life. He explained on his blog: While Roger Daltrey exercises his ageing vocal chords by embarking on a two-month Use It Or Lose It solo tour, my focus is on Floss, which touches on the current issues faced by the Baby Boomer...Read Full Story
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