Weekend Trivia -- Sunday
Well, Happy Sunday Morning!! A fine Fall day here!! Our foster cat Lily does not understand that it is difficult to work the computer with a purring orange cutie on your lap, but I will press on!! -no clues there, btw.
The Who became known for energetic live performances which often included instrument destruction. The Who have sold about 100 million records,and have charted 27 top forty singles in the United Kingdom and United States, as well as 17 top ten albums, with 18 Gold, 12 Platinum and 5 Multi-Platinum album awards in the United States alone.
Bass Player John Entwistle once remarked that their onstage antics were because they would do anything to get the 'birds' to look at them instead of Roger Daltrey! They each had an on-stage schtick: Daltrey, generally bare-chasted in the 70's, twirling his mike; Moon going wild on the drum kit; Enstwistle chose to move as little as possible, often wearing what resembled a skeleton Halloween costume; Townsend had several signature moves, but his most famous became the 'windmill':
I suspect that even non-rock music lovers know what I mean. Pete 'borrowed' this move after seeing another rock guitarist warm up pre-show....dare I say Who?? btw, if it helps, it was early in their career, and they were opening for this band.
That's all you get, right now - I'll be back with clues later!!