shoutoutnewyork: “May 1969 Pete Townshend (The Who) was arrested onstage after mistakenly kicking a New York police officer.
See Pete jump.
pete townshend, london (via Rolling Stone)
For years Pete Townshend kept an array of modified Les Pauls on stage, numbering them so they could each be tuned accordingly. The wine red seen in the film The Kids Are Alright, is probably the most famous of the bunch.
The Who’s Pete Townshend injures his right hand playing “Won’t Get Fooled Again” during a Tacoma (WA) show. He's doing his signature windmill guitar move. It's not as easy (or safe) as it appears.