John Entwistle The Who Autograph photo
John Entwistle The Who Autograph photo. Black and white promotional photo hand signed in blue marker.
John Alec Entwistle (9 October 1944 – 27 June 2002). An English singer, songwriter, composer, musician, film and music producer. In a music career that spanned more than 40 years. Entwistle was best known as the original bass guitarist for the English rock band the Who. He was the only member of the band to have formal musical training. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Who in 1990. Entwistle’s instrumental approach used pentatonic lead lines. A then-unusual treble-rich sound (“full treble, full volume”) created by round wound RotoSound steel bass strings. Nicknamed “The Ox” and “Thunderfingers”. The latter because his digits became a blur across the four-string fretboard.
Voted as the greatest bass guitarist of all time in a Rolling Stone mag reader’s poll in 2011. According to the Biography Channel. Entwistle is considered by many to be the best rock bass guitarist that ever lived. Considered to have done for the bass what Jimi Hendrix did for the guitar.
The Who is anA English rock band that formed in 1964. Their classic line-up consisted of lead singer Roger Daltrey, Guitarist and singer Pete Townshend, bass guitarist John Entwistle and drummer Keith Moon. Usually considered one of the most influential rock bands of the 20th century. Selling over 100 million records worldwide and holding a reputation for their live shows and studio work. The Who performed at the Woodstock Festival, despite being reluctant and demanding $13,000 up front. Scheduled to appear on Saturday night. 16th August, but the festival ran late and they did not take to the stage until 5 am on Sunday; they played most of Tommy album.