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Old 09-12-2018, 06:30 AM   #1
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Fact: The Pretty Things ‘SF Sorrow’ Was The First Rock Opera, Tommy Was Second

Pretty Things rock opera ‘SF Sorrow’ album predates The Who’s ‘Tommy’ by six months but to this day Pete Townshend has not cited The Pretty Things classic as an inspiration.

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Old 09-13-2018, 03:50 PM   #2
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Re: Fact: The Pretty Things ‘SF Sorrow’ Was The First Rock Opera, Tommy Was Second

It's no Tommy though.
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Re: Fact: The Pretty Things ‘SF Sorrow’ Was The First Rock Opera, Tommy Was Second

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Re: Fact: The Pretty Things ‘SF Sorrow’ Was The First Rock Opera, Tommy Was Second

Long live the Pretty Things!
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