WHO Live at Leeds + POSTER INSERTS Gatefold 12" LP VINYL

This album includes a black/whte large concert announcement poster, announcing the at the Marquee, 90 Wardour Street. It also includes 9 inserts and the photo of The Who band.


WHO - Live at Leeds + Poster Inserts Gatefold 12" LP VINYL front cover https://vinyl-records.nl

Album Description & Collectors information:


Gatefold (FOC) cover design with large poster and inserts

"Live at Leeds" is The Who's first live album, and is the only live album that was released while the group were still recording and performing regularly. It is often cited as the best live rock album of all time and is included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. It is also included in Q magazine's list of Loudest Albums of All Time.

Music Genre:

British Rock 

Album Production Information:


The album: "WHO - Live at Leeds Gatefold" was produced by: Jon Astley, Kit Lambert, and The Who

This album was recorded on: 14 February 1970, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Record Label Information:

White Label Polydor

Media Format:

12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 280 gram  

Year & Country:

Made in Germany
Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: WHO - Live at Leeds Gatefold
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Roger Daltrey - lead vocals, harmonica, tambourine
  • John Entwistle - bass guitar, vocals
  • Keith Moon - drums, vocals
  • Pete Townshend - guitar, vocals
Complete Track-listing of the album "WHO - Live at Leeds Gatefold"

The detailed tracklist of this record "WHO - Live at Leeds Gatefold" is:

    Side One:
  1. "Young Man Blues" (Mose Allison) - 4:45
  2. "Substitute" (Pete Townshend) - 2:05
  3. "Summertime Blues" (Jerry Capehart, Eddie Cochran) - 3:22
  4. "Shakin' All Over" (Johnny Kidd) - 4:15
    Side Two:
  1. "My Generation" (Townshend) - 14:27
  2. "Magic Bus" (Townshend) - 7:30


Front Cover Photo Of WHO - Live at Leeds + Poster Inserts Gatefold 12" LP VINYL


WHO - Live at Leeds + Poster Inserts Gatefold 12" LP VINYL front cover https://vinyl-records.nl

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Photo One Of The Inner Gatefold WHO - Live at Leeds + Poster Inserts Gatefold 12" LP VINYL


WHO - Live at Leeds + Poster Inserts Gatefold 12" LP VINYL inner gatefold cover

Close up of Side One record's label WHO - Live at Leeds + Poster Inserts Gatefold 12" LP VINYL

"Live at Leeds" White Colour Record Label Details: Made in Germany

"Live at Leeds" White Colour Record Label Details: Made in Germany

The Who: Pioneers of Raw, Socially Conscious Rock Music History.

THE WHO Band Description:

The Who is a legendary British rock band formed in London in 1964. The band's original lineup consisted of four members, including Pete Townshend on guitar, Roger Daltrey on lead vocals, John Entwistle on bass guitar, and Keith Moon on drums. Over the course of their career, The Who produced some of the most iconic songs in rock music history, such as "My Generation," "Pinball Wizard," and "Won't Get Fooled Again."

The Who's early sound was heavily influenced by the British Invasion and R&B music, but they quickly established themselves as a unique and innovative force in rock music. One of the hallmarks of The Who's sound was their use of distortion and feedback, which helped create a raw, aggressive sound that was both powerful and thrilling. The band was also known for their high-energy live performances, which often included explosive pyrotechnics and destructive stage antics.

In addition to their unique sound and live performances, The Who also became known for their socially conscious lyrics. Many of their songs addressed issues such as teenage rebellion, disillusionment with authority, and the horrors of war. Their album "Quadrophenia" is a rock opera that tells the story of a young man's struggle to find his place in society, and it remains a classic of the genre.

Despite their success, The Who also faced their fair share of struggles and tragedies. In 1967, the band's first manager, Kit Lambert, was arrested for drug possession, which led to a decline in the band's fortunes. In 1978, Keith Moon died of a drug overdose, which was a devastating blow to the band and their fans. However, The Who continued to produce music and tour throughout the 1980s and 1990s, and their legacy as one of the greatest rock bands of all time remains secure.

One of the most impressive aspects of The Who's music is the sheer range of styles and genres they were able to incorporate into their sound. Their early music was heavily influenced by R&B and the British Invasion, but they also experimented with psychedelia and progressive rock. Their later music incorporated elements of punk and new wave, as well as more traditional rock and roll. Through it all, The Who maintained their distinctive sound and style, and their influence on rock music is immeasurable.

Another important aspect of The Who's music is the technical skill of its members. Pete Townshend is widely regarded as one of the greatest guitarists in rock music history, and his innovative use of feedback and distortion helped define the band's sound. Roger Daltrey's powerful vocals and stage presence made him one of the most dynamic frontmen in rock music, while John Entwistle's complex basslines added depth and complexity to the band's music. Keith Moon's explosive drumming style was the perfect complement to the band's high-energy sound, and his virtuosic performances remain some of the most impressive in rock music history.