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The Who to Headline New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

The Who have been added to the line-up for this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage festival.

The mod icons will perform at the annual celebration of New Orleans and Louisiana music and culture on April 25th, marking their first U.S festival performance in more than 40 years.

Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend will join Elton Jon, Ryan Adams, Robert Cray, Dr John, Wilco, Steve Winwood and many, many more.

The festival's opening weekend takes place at New Orleans' Fair Grounds Race Course from April 24th to the 26th, while the second weekend kicks off Thursday, April 30th to Sunday May 3rd.

The Who's appearance at the annual music fest is part of their "The Who Hits 50!" farewell tour.

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Issue #74

Jim Root

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