Rock Quiz: The Who [October 1]
Q) Pete Townshend says that part of the inspiration for ‘Baba O’Riley’ came from what he saw here. Where?
(He stated in an interview that “‘Baba O’ Riley’ is about the absolute desolation of teenagers at Woodstock, where everyone was smacked out on acid and 20 people, or whatever, had brain damage. The contradiction was that it became a celebration: “Teenage Wasteland’, yes! We’re all wasted!’”)