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John Entwistle

John Entwistle

English musician; bassist for The Who
Nicknamed “the Ox,” the Who’s John Entwistle embodied the classic rock-bassist persona: a quiet, strong, and even-keeled presence anchoring the more dramatic antics of wildman drummer Keith Moon, brooding songwriter and guitarist Pete Townshend, and charismatic frontman Roger Daltrey.
BornOctober 9, 1944
HometownChiswick, United Kingdom
Net worth$50 million
Height6'0" (1.83m)
SpouseMaxene Harlow, Alison Wise
ChildrenChristopher Entwistle
ParentsQueenie Johns, Herbert Entwistle
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The Who bassist's guitar up for auction in France

  • A bass designed by and built for The Who rocker John Entwistle will be sold at auction in Lyon in eastern France Thursday, an auction house said."The Who was a legendary group," said Antoine Stacchetti, the former manager of the Lyon Guitar Center, who came to see the bass and other items on sale Thursday.

Albums

Too Late the Hero
Too Late the Hero
1981
Mad Dog
Mad Dog
1975
Rigor Mortis Sets In
Rigor Mortis Sets In
1973
Whistle Rymes
Whistle Rymes
1972
Smash Your Head Against the Wall
Smash Your Head Against the Wall
1971
Rarities Oxhumed, Vol. 1
Rarities Oxhumed, Vol. 1
2022
I'll Try Again
I'll Try Again
2022
Smash Your Head Against the Wall/Whistle Rymes
Smash Your Head Against the Wall/Whistle Rymes
2021
So Who's the Bass Player: The Ox Anthology
So Who's the Bass Player: The Ox Anthology
2005
Greatest Hits Live
Greatest Hits Live
2003
From the Front Row...Live!
From the Front Row...Live!
2003
Boris the Spider
Boris the Spider
2002
Left for Live
Left for Live
1999
Thunderfingers: The Best of John Entwistle
Thunderfingers: The Best of John Entwistle
1996
Rock
Rock
1996
Anthology
Anthology
1996
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