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"5.15" (sometimes written "5:15" or "5'15") is a song written by Pete Townshend of British rock band The Who. [1]

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Art rock

Art rock is a subgenre of rock music that originated in the 1960s with influences from art (avant-garde and classical) music.

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Backing vocalist

In popular music, a backing vocalist or backing singer (or, especially in the U.S. and Canada, backup singer or sometimes background singer or harmony vocalist) is a singer who provides vocal harmony with the lead vocalist or other backing vocalists.

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Bass guitar

The bass guitar (also called electric bass, or simply bass) is a stringed instrument played primarily with the fingers or thumb, by plucking, slapping, popping, (rarely) strumming, tapping, thumping, or picking with a plectrum, often known as a pick.

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Billboard Hot 100

The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for singles, published weekly by Billboard magazine.

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Brighton is a seaside resort and the largest part of the city of Brighton and Hove situated in East Sussex, England.

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Chris Stainton

Christopher Robert "Chris" Stainton (born 22 March 1944, Woodseats, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England) is an English session musician, keyboard player and songwriter, who first gained recognition with Joe Cocker in the late 1960s.

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Drum kit

A drum kit, drum set, trap set, or just drums is a collection of drums and other percussion instruments set up to be played/struck by a single player.

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French horn

The French horn (commonly known simply as the horn, while the term "French horn" is also used to distinguish a particular type of horn used mainly in French orchestras) is a brass instrument made of tubing wrapped into a coil with a flared bell.

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Hard rock

Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music which began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.

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I'm One

"I'm One" is a song by The Who.

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John Entwistle

John Alec Entwistle (9 October 1944 – 27 June 2002) was an English musician, songwriter, singer, film and music producer, who was best known as the original bass guitarist for the English rock band The Who.

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Keith Moon

Keith John Moon (23 August 1946 – 7 September 1978) was an English drummer who played with the English rock band the Who.

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Lead guitar

Lead guitar is a guitar part which plays melody lines, instrumental fill passages, guitar solos, and occasionally, some riffs within a song structure.

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Lead vocalist

In popular music, the lead vocalist or lead singer is the member of a band who sings the main solo vocal portions of a song, in front of the accompanying musicians who commonly play the rhythm and music and contribute harmony and backing vocals.

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Lifehouse (rock opera)

Lifehouse was a science fiction rock opera by the Who intended as a follow-up to Tommy.

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Long Live Rock

"Long Live Rock" is a single by The Who, written by Pete Townshend during 1971.

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Love, Reign o'er Me

"Love, Reign O'er Me," subtitled "Pete's Theme," is a song by English rock band the Who.

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MCA Inc.

MCA, Inc.

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Mod (subculture)

Mod is a subculture that began in 1960s Britain and spread, in varying degrees, to other countries"Revolution in Men's Clothes: Mod Fashions from Britain are Making a Smash in the U.S.", Life Magazine, May 13, 1966; pp.

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My Generation

"My Generation" is a song by the English rock band The Who, which became a hit and one of their most recognisable songs.

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On the 5:15

"On the 5:15" is a song written in 1915 and recorded by Billy Murray, along with the American Quartet, which featured a bass counterpoint to Murray's Irish tenor voice, probably William F. Hooley.

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Percussion instrument

A percussion instrument is a musical instrument that is sounded by being struck or scraped by a beater (including attached or enclosed beaters or rattles); struck, scraped or rubbed by hand; or struck against another similar instrument.

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Pete Townshend

Peter Dennis Blandford "Pete" Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist and songwriter for the rock band The Who.

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The piano (an abbreviation of pianoforte) is a musical instrument played using a keyboard.

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Quadrophenia is the sixth studio album by English rock band The Who, released on 26 October 1973 by Track Records.

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Quadrophenia (film)

Quadrophenia is a 1979 British film, loosely based on the 1973 rock opera of the same name by The Who.

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Quadrophenia (soundtrack)

Quadrophenia is the soundtrack album to the 1979 film Quadrophenia which refers to the 1973 rock opera Quadrophenia.

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Relay (song)

"Relay" (titled "The Relay" in the United States) is a song written by Pete Townshend, the guitarist of The Who, for the band's aborted Lifehouse project.

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Rhythm guitar

Rhythm guitar is a technique and role that performs a combination of two functions: to provide all or part of the rhythmic pulse in conjunction with singers or other instruments; and to provide all or part of the harmony, i.e. the chords, where a chord is a group of notes played together.

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Rock music

Rock music is a genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and the United States.

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Rock opera

A rock opera is a work of rock music that presents a storyline told over multiple parts, songs or sections; however, it is not an opera.

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Rocker (subculture)

Rockers, leather boys or ton-up boys14 February 1961, The Daily Express (London).

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Roger Daltrey

Roger Harry Daltrey, CBE (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer and actor.

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Single (music)

In music, a single or record single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record or an album.

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Squeeze Box (song)

"Squeeze Box" is a song by The Who from their album The Who by Numbers. Written by Pete Townshend, the lyrics are couched in sexual double entendres.

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The Real Me (The Who song)

"The Real Me" is a song written by Pete Townshend on The Who's second full-scale rock opera, Quadrophenia in 1973.

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The Who

The Who are an English rock band that formed in 1964.

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Track Records

Track Records is an English record label founded in London in 1966 by Kit Lambert and Chris Stamp, then managers of the hard rock band the Who.

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UK Singles Chart

The UK Singles Chart (titled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling single recordings in the United Kingdom, based upon combined record sales and download numbers, and from the week ending Saturday 5 July 2014, also includes streaming data.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Water (The Who song)

"Water" is a song by the English rock band The Who, originally appearing as the B-side to "5.15" in 1973, and again to the single "Love, Reign o'er Me.".

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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You Better You Bet

"You Better You Bet" is a song by the British rock band The Who, which became a hit and one of their most recognizable songs.

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Zak Starkey

Zak Richard Starkey (born 13 September 1965) is an English rock drummer well known for his unofficial membership of the English rock band The Who, with whom he has performed and recorded since 1994.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5.15

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