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On tour

Will Nashville TubbsFriday 6 June: Stoke Newington Literary Festival, 8.30pm

Thursday 12 June: Rye Books, Peckham, 7pm

Saturday 30 June: The Crow’s Nest, The Park at Glastonbury Festival, 12.30pm

24-27 July: Port Eliot Festival, Cornwall

14-17 August, The Green Man Festival, Glanusk, Wales

Saturday 30 August: The Woodland Library at End Of The Road, Larmer Tree Gardens, Dorset, 1pm

5-7 September: Festival Number Six, Portmeirion, Wales


Puncture – Mucky Pup

This is included on the new Soul Jazz compilation Punk 45: There Is No Such Thing As Society

The only single by Islington, London’s masters of self-lacerating punk rock, with a surprising admission of love for BBC newscaster Angela Rippon. The summer of 76 never sounded so desperate.


The Real Me

Only one man could have written the true story of perhaps the greatest, loudest band in rock — and now he has. As The Times prepares to print a series of excerpts from his extraordinary memoirs Who I Am, Pete Townshend tells Will Hodgkinson about his life in The Who.

The Real Me

Published in The Times

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