Nowhere To Hyde

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In rock and roll, there are many tales of how amazing that gig was, and, if only I could have been there. Well, The Who in Hyde Park was one of those gigs! For those of us who missed it—and for those of you that were lucky enough to be there—you get a chance to relive the moment. On Thursday, October 8, 2015, Fathom Events and Arts Alliance will be showcasing the movie, The Who in Hyde Park, in cinemas nationwide.

NEW ORLEANS, LA - APRIL 25: Roger Daltrey (L) and Pete Townshend (R) of The Who performs at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage festival at the Fair Grounds Race Course on April 25, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Josh Brasted/WireImage)
NEW ORLEANS, LA – APRIL 25: Roger Daltrey (L) and Pete Townshend (R) of The Who performs at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage festival at the Fair Grounds Race Course on April 25, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Josh Brasted/WireImage)

The footage was recorded on June 26, 2015, and features The Who celebrating their 50th anniversary in front of a sold-out crowd of 65,000 in London’s famed Hyde Park. The movie slams through a set list spanning the band’s entire career, and features tracks from classic albums such as, Who’s Next, Tommy, Quadrophenia, My Generation, and Live At Leeds.

Not content with just giving us the band’s killer live performance, the movie includes amazing interview footage of Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, plus, cameos from Robert Plant, Iggy Pop, Johnny Marr and more. Also featured, will be a trip down memory lane to the West London landmarks and familiar haunts of the band during the 1960s.

The movie will be shown at more than 360 movie theaters throughout the U.S. Tickets are available now and can be purchased online by visiting www.FathomEvents.com or at participating theater box offices. For a complete list of theater locations visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and participants are subject to change).

The movie serves as a reminder of just how powerful the band still is. It’s the perfect set up for the band’s second leg of their “The Who Hits 50!” North American tour, which will now resume its tour September 24th, and not the 17th, while singer Roger Daltery recovers from a virus. It’s not easy being on the road at age 71! Rock my World wishes him a speedy recovery. The tour will conclude in mid-December.

The Who Tour Dates.

SEPTEMBER 14 2015 SAN DIEGO, CA TICKETS VIP
SEPTEMBER 16 2015 ANAHEIM, CA TICKETS VIP
SEPTEMBER 19 2015 LAS VEGAS, NV TICKETS VIP
SEPTEMBER 21 2015 LOS ANGELES, CA TICKETS VIP
SEPTEMBER 24 2015 PORTLAND, OR TICKETS VIP
SEPTEMBER 27 2015 SEATTLE, WA TICKETS VIP
SEPTEMBER 29 2015 VANCOUVER, BC TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 1 2015 CALGARY, AB TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 3 2015 EDMONTON, AB TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 6 2015 SASKATOON, SK TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 8 2015 WINNIPEG, MB TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 10 2015 MINNEAPOLIS, MN TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 13 2015 MILWAUKEE, WI TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 15 2015 CHICAGO, IL TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 17 2015 DETROIT, MI TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 19 2015 TORONTO, ON TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 23 2015 PITTSBURGH, PA TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 25 2015 NEWARK, NJ TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 27 2015 NEW YORK, NY TICKETS VIP
OCTOBER 29 2015 BOSTON, MA TICKETS VIP
NOVEMBER 1 2015 WASHINGTON, DC TICKETS VIP
NOVEMBER 4 2015 PHILADELPHIA, PA TICKETS VIP
DECEMBER 1 2015 TORONTO, ON TICKETS VIP
DECEMBER 4 2015 LOUISVILLE, KY TICKETS VIP
DECEMBER 6 2015 ST. LOUIS, MO TICKETS VIP
DECEMBER 8 2015 KANSAS CITY, MO TICKETS VIP
DECEMBER 10 2015 DENVER, CO TICKETS VIP
DECEMBER 13 2015 OAKLAND, CA

 

 

Photo: Josh Brasted/WireImage

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