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Baba O'Riley

Baba O'Riley


by The Who


Influences on The Who

Pete Townshend cites John Lee Hooker, Bo Diddley, Hank Marvin, Link Wray, Mose Allison, Ray Charles, and Jimmy Smith as early musical influences. He also has identified Henry Purcell as important to his composing.

Influenced by The Who

Led Zeppelin
Green Day
Black Sabbath
Van Halen
Deep Purple
Lynyrd Skynyrd
The Clash
The Ramones
The Sex Pistols
Pearl Jam

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