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Pete Townshend's Lifehouse: Sadler's Wells, London

Keith Cameron, Guardian, The, 28 February 2000

PETE TOWNSHEND at Sadler's Wells? The ex-Who star's venue for this performance of the 30-years-in-the-making rock opera Lifehouse was, like its recent broadcast on Radio 3, no accident. Townshend now wishes his work to be measured by classical standards.

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