Author Richie Unterberger (“Won’t Get Fooled Again; The Who From Lifehouse to Quadrophenia”) leads a guided tour of Pete Townshend demos and rare Who recordings.
He regularly played on sessions by the Beatles, the Stones, the Who. The Kinks wrote a song about him. When he moved to San Francisco, he played with Jefferson Airplane, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Jerry Garcia Band. Was Nicky Hopkins rock’s greatest keyboard man?
Rare B sides from the Beatles, Stones, Mellencamp, Seger, Van Halen, others.
Beatles: You Know My Name
Bob Seger: Fortunate Son
Rolling Stones: Miss You (disco)
John Mellencamp: Cold Sweat
Frank Zappa: Find Her Finer
Police: Da Do Do Do (Japanese)
ZZ Top: Francene (Spanish)
Peter Gabriel: Shock the Monkey (German)
Jimi Hendrix: Gloria
Van Halen: Happy Trails