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UPI Almanac for Saturday, March 1, 2014.
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Roger Daltrey performs in Capitol as Churchill bust dedicated

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- U.S. congressional leaders gathered Wednesday in the Capitol to celebrate Winston Churchill and listen to a short concert by Roger Daltrey of The Who.
Iggy Pop to replace Roger Daltrey as Caterpillar on 'Wonderland'

Iggy Pop to replace Roger Daltrey as Caterpillar on 'Wonderland'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. punk music icon Iggy Pop is to guest star on ABC's "Once Upon a Time" spinoff "Wonderland," EW.com reported Monday.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, March 1, 2013.
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Vocal cord gel interests Julie Andrews

Vocal cord gel interests Julie Andrews

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- A foundation Julie Andrews lent her name to is supporting vocal-cord research that could possibly restore the English film and stage singer-actress' voice.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, March 1, 2012.
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Singer Daltrey eyeing charity successor

LONDON, March 28 (UPI) -- Stereophonics singer Kelly Jones says he has been asked by British rocker Roger Daltrey to assume control of charity performances from him.
Freeman, Streisand receive Kennedy honors

Freeman, Streisand receive Kennedy honors

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- The careers of Morgan Freeman, George Jones, Barbra Streisand, Twyla Tharp, Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey were celebrated Sunday in Washington, D.C.
Caroline Kennedy to preside over 'Honors'

Caroline Kennedy to preside over 'Honors'

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Caroline Kennedy has agreed to act as host of the upcoming "31st annual Kennedy Center Honors" in Washington for the sixth year running, CBS announced.
Freeman, Streisand set for Kennedy Honors

Freeman, Streisand set for Kennedy Honors

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Morgan Freeman, Barbra Streisand and Twyla Tharp are among those to be feted at the upcoming "31st annual Kennedy Center Honors," CBS announced Tuesday.
Who members 'at each other's throats'

Who members 'at each other's throats'

NEW YORK, July 18 (UPI) -- British rock icons Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey are bickering ahead of their upcoming reunion tour with The Who, a source says.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, March 1, 2008.
By United Press International

Vince Neil and Slash as camp counselors?

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Rock icons Slash, Roger Daltrey and Joe Walsh have signed on to headline this year’s Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp in Las Vegas.

The Who takes a break from touring

DALLAS, March 24 (UPI) -- The Who's Roger Daltrey had to walk off the stage at a Tampa, Fla., concert because of a bad viral infection, a report says.

The Who leaves 'em wanting much more

TAMPA, Fla., March 14 (UPI) -- The Who will make it right with their fans in Tampa, Fla., after the band abruptly canceled a concert there because of illness.

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UPI almanac for Thursday, March 1, 2007.
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The Who reconnecting with new tour, album

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey say they are thankful that a new album and tour led to reforming their iconic British rock band, The Who.

Who's 'Endless Wire' is what's next

NEW YORK, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. grunge rocker Eddie Veder says The Who's new recording "Endless Wire" shows how the English band is going forward, not picking up where it left off.

Roger Daltrey to guest star on 'CSI'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- The Who frontman Roger Daltrey has signed on for a guest role on the popular CBS TV crime drama, "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation."

Album, radio channel due from Who members

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, the surviving members of Britain's The Who, are set to release a new album and launch a new Sirius Satellite Radio channel.

The Who Webcast scrapped over scrap

LONDON, July 28 (UPI) -- A "groundbreaking" Web cast of a 66-concert tour of the British band, The Who, has been scrapped over a disagreement between Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey.

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Today is Wednesday, March 1, the 60th day of 2006 with 305 to follow.
By United Press International

The Who to play in Beatles' birthplace

LIVERPOOL, England, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- The Who are returning to Liverpool, England's Summer Pops with native grandson Zak Starkey behind the drums, it was reported Friday.

The Who plan world tour in 2006

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- The Who Thursday announced a summer 2006 world tour that will include an extended North American trek -- its first in nearly four years.

'ER' star Eriq La Salle signs CBS deal

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Former "ER" star Eriq La Salle has signed a talent and production deal with CBS aimed at bringing him back aboard primetime TV.
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