Proto-Thrash, 1970

The Who did everything before everybody else.
In this clip from the Isle of Wight Festival in 1970, they invent thrash metal on the spot, in a short series of rhythmic patterns, around the 1:42 mark.
The Who at their savage, brutal best.
Staggering.
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2 Responses to Proto-Thrash, 1970

  1. mark says:

    holy fuck! pete’s white high water jump suit with red socks, entwistle’s leather skeleton one piece, daultry’s ‘tommy’ hippy cheese and well, keith just rules. thanks for that.

  2. Joe Popp says:

    One of the greatest live performances ever. Thanks.

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