Roger Daltrey Performs at Churchill Tribute
Roger Daltrey was on hand to perform in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday (October 30th) in front of Senate and House leaders, according to The Christian Science Monitor. The Who frontman performed two songs as part of the ceremony to dedicate the Winston Churchill bust, "which will now stand in the Capitol as a testament to the strength of the relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom."
Daltrey, who was backed by members of his and the Who's backing band, guitarist Frank Simes and keyboardist Loren Gold, and performed two songs -- a cover of Ben E. King's "Stand By Me" and the Who's 1971 anthem, "Won't Get Fooled Again." According to the report, "The pair of songs had Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi bobbing their heads in bipartisan unity."