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Pete Townshend

Legendary rock star and guitarist of the Who, Pete Townshend is photographed for the Times on September 2012 in London, England.

Pete Townshend by Annie Leibovitz

Pete Townshend, guitarist for The Who band group. He cut his fingers by played his guitar. He was one of top 5 best guitarist in the world. Its his real blood.

So I'm going to start my Pinterest account with this.  Always been a fan, and this is from the period when the band really mattered. Plus it's a cool shot.

The Who (l-to-r): Pete Townshend , Keith Moon, Roger Daltrey and John .

Perfection= Townshend and Vedder

Vedder, pictured with Pete Townshend after, we assume, some sort of household cleaner-related

Pete Townshend - Rough Boys

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Keith Moon & Joe Cocker in the day!

Keith Moon (Who) & Joe Cocker, acid test ?, London, - photo by © Dominique Tarlè.

'Who I Am: A Memoir.'  "Pete Townshend pulls few punches in this exhaustingly detailed read. Like many alcoholics, he's an egomaniac w/an inferiority complex. "Artistic grandiosity" coupled with "desperately low self-regard" is how he prefers to describe it.    It's those character traits that drove him to create groundbreaking music & take rock far beyond 2-minute songs about cars, girls & surfing. It's also what led him to constantly question his skills, success and place in the world.”

Book review: Pete Townshend's memoir 'Who I Am'

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