Difficult to imagine that its been 40 years since release (41 I know), it hasnt aged, it's theme's are no less relevant and it still sounds as good if not better. Why does it sound better?, well for one thing Rock hasnt really moved on in the way it could have, If this was year zero for Rock then we are still in year zero?. The possibilities for power coupled with vulnerability were all explored in just nine songs.
Pure and easy should have been included in the album back in 71, as a result its very difficult to get used to listening to it and regarding it as one of "Who's Next's" babies.
Many casual listeners highlight WGFA and Baba O Reilly, but for me the best… Read more