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Classic Albums: The Who - Who's Next (1999)

A look at the production of The Who's critically acclaimed release, which became their first and only album to top the UK album chart.

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A look at the production of The Who's critically acclaimed release, which became their first and only album to top the UK album chart.

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For All Who Lovers
18 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hard core fans of The Who may know everything in this documentary but it can still be enjoyed for its sheer artistry. Newcomers will be stunned at what came from Townsend failed Lifehouse project. If the only song on the album was Baba O'Rily it would still be a classic. But of course we get so much more and this doc has a lot of the people that took part in producing it. If the songs had been played uncut it would have been better but then it does not purport to be a concert film. Still, it's a very minor complaint because the music is so ....ing good.

And any time you can see Keith Moon perform it's worth it. RIP Keith and John.


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