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Keith Moon (I) (1946–1978)

Keith John Moon was born to working class parents in Wembley, London, England, on the 23rd August, 1946. At the age of 12, he had joined the Sea Cadet Corp and was given his first musical instrument, the bugle. He left school by 15 and was in his first band, The Beachcombers; this was around the summer of 1963. There was rumour that Keith was ... See full bio »


(age 32) in London, England, UK

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 2009 The Who: At Kilburn 1977 (Video)
 1978 Sextette
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 1974 Sonic Boom (Short)
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 1974 Son of Dracula
Musician: The Count Downes
 1971 200 Motels
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Other Works:

Album: "Two Sides of the Moon" See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Who


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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I'm not tempted to quit now like I was when we where having our internal troubles. I'd be mad to, wouldn't I? Said in an interview concerning him, possibly, leaving The Who October 1966. See more »


Joined The Who in late 1964. Prior to that, he played drums for a cover band called The Beachcombers. See more »


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