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Spin Magazine: Mick Jagger's Junk and Marvin Gaye's Blow: The Juiciest Revelations from Pete Townshend's Memoir


The fall flood of music memoirs continues unabated this week with the release of Pete Townshend's Who I Am (Harper Collins). If Townshend, now 67-years-old, were just the guitarist and driving creative force behind the Who, the prospect of his retelling of his life story would be enough to leave classic rock fans salivating in anticipation. But in addition to being one of music's most influential and talented performers, Townshend is also one of its most incisive and thoughtful thinkers. The weighty Who I Am doesn't disappoint on the intellectual count — ah, who I am kidding? Lets get to the juicy parts!

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