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The Who: Who's Next with guest Steve Rosen - Show Notes and Transcript

Music Rewind welcomes rock journalist Steve Rosen to discuss Who’s Next by The Who, his 50-year career and his most recent book, Tonechaser, about his friendship with Eddie Van Halen.

A legend in rock journalism himself, Steve Rosen has interviewed many classic rock greats over the decades for publications such as Guitar Magazine, Musician, Creem, Playboy and Rolling Stone. He was even able to interview members of The Who about this very album. The 1971 album Who's Next, originally meant to be a concept album called LIfehouse, but evolved into a classic in its own right.

Album: Who's Next

Artist: The Who

Year: 1971

Rough transcript available for download Here 

Our Guest, Steve Rosen, has been a rock journalist for over 50 years and has interviewed many of the legends we all love for publications like Guitar World, Guitar Player, Playboy and Rolling Stone. He has also written 8 books over the years about the lives and musicianship of Jeff Beck, Black Sabbath, Prince, Eddie Van Halen and others. 

You can pick up Tonechaser here: 

You can find Steve on Instragram: @steve.rosen.guitar.picks 

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