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Re: Roger calling it quits?
Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2004 13:02:54 EST
In a message dated 1/21/2004 12:58:47 PM Eastern Standard Time,
Why kill The Who if the album and tour create momentum and lucrative returns?
Announcing it's the end creates more momentum and more lucrative
returns. Plus they may really believe it's the last tour. If it
were to be the last, wouldn't you, as a fan, want to know?
>It just seems way out of character for Roger.
Fo-sho! Yeah right, Roger putting a cap on the Who right *before* their new
album and tour that took 22 years.
As before -- announced last tour should boost sales. They can always
come back (if they're willing to bear the ridicule). But announcing
AFTER a tour is over that hm, looks like that tour was our last --
that's a bad idea for a number of reasons, money being among them.
"the average Texan...carries not just a gun but a SHOTGUN."
--Pete Townshend, 1967