News - 17 Apr 2014
WHO 50This April marks 50 years since the formation of The Who. On April 17th 1964, they played The Goldhawk Social Club in Shepherd's Bush, where they had gained a loyal following.
'The Goldhawk was always going to be the breaking point for the band one way or another, that's for sure! They were just really exciting times, with the Mod thing coming up.' - Roger Daltrey
Photographer David Wedgebury captured these formative moments on camera and shares them in the limited edition MAXIMUM WHO. With new original text from Roger Daltrey, John Entwistle and Pete Townshend, this is the definitive documentation of The Who's rise to stardom in the 1960s. To order your copy now, click here.
Pictured left: The Who at The Goldhawk Social Club, 1964 © David Wedgebury
The Who in the Sixties
Roger Daltrey, John Entwistle, Ross Halfin & Pete Townshend