This is the film of The Who's appearance at the third (and final) Isle of Wight festival in 1970. This is regarded as the band's finest performance.
Did You Know?
During The Who
's performance, Pete Townshend
makes a comment about "foreigners" coming in and causing problems. Earlier that weekend, a group of French anarchists tried to storm the festival and tear down the iron fence that surrounded the stage area. See more
Ladies and gentlemen, a nice rock 'n roll band from Shepherd's Bush, London... The Who!
Written by Eddie Cochran
and Jerry Capehart
Performed by The Who See more