The Who's keyboard tech,Brian Kehew, has posted his Backstage Blogs from the last week of the band's Moving On!U.S. tour, and he shares some further behind-the-scenes insight.
At the tour's final night, at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, actorTaron Egerton, who portrayed Elton John in Rocketman, was in the audience, and also paid Pete Townshend a backstage visit.
During the show, Townshend pointed Taron out, saying, "He's here, you can kiss him, and touch his bum if you want.”
Also in the audience was Ringo Starr, whose son ZakStarkey drums for The Who. Pete made sure to point him out too, joking that it was OK to kiss him and grab his bum, as well!
Ringo Starr on going to see The Who, featuring his son Zak Starkey on drums, last month at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles:
And Eddie Vedder, who joined the band onstage in Seattle for "The Punk and The Godfather," also did the same across the border in Vancouver, where he was only going to watch the show.
The Who will hit the U.K. in March and April.
Their new album, simply titled Who, will be out on November 22nd.
November 4, 2019 - 8:50 am