The Who Perform Orchestral Behind Blue Eyes on Stephen Colbert

WHO are ready to start a two-part North American tour next week, and appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to perform an orchestral version of “Behind Blue Eyes”.

Last Friday (April 15), the band were the show’s musical guest and ran through an impassioned version of their 1971 Who’s next track, backed by a full orchestra.

The performance of “Behind Blue Eyes,” which you can watch in full below, came in support of the Teen Cancer America organization and was recorded during the band’s concert. annual Teenage Cancer Trust concerts at the Royal Albert Hall in London last monthwhich featured Yungblud, Liam Gallagher, Ed Sheeran, The Who and many more.

The band’s next tour – dubbed “The Who Hits Back!” – kicks off next week, April 22, in Florida, with the first leg continuing through the end of May.

The Who will play the following North American tour dates in 2022:

22 – Hollywood, Florida, Hard Rock Live
24 – Jacksonville, VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
27 – Tampa, Amalie Stadium
30 – New Orleans, New Orleans Jazz Festival

3 – Austin, Moody Center
5 – Dallas, American Airlines Center
8 – The Woods, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
10 – Oklahoma City, Paycom Center
13 – Memphis, FedEx Forum
15 – Cincinnati, TQL Stadium
18 – Boston, TD Garden
20 – Philadelphia, Wells Fargo Center
23 – Washington D.C., Capital One Arena
26 – New York, Madison Square Garden
28 – Bethel, Bethel Woods Arts Center

2 – Toronto, Scotiabank Arena
4 – Detroit, Little Caesars Arena
7 – Belmont Park, UBS Arena
9 – Columbus, Schottenstein Center
12 – Chicago, United Center
14 – St Louis, Corporate Center
17 – Denver, Ball Arena
20 – Portland, Moda center
22 – Seattle, Climate Pledge Arena
26 – Sacramento, Golden 1 Center
28 – Anaheim, Honda Center

1 – Los Angeles, Hollywood Bowl
4 – Las Vegas, Dolby Live at Park MGM
5 – Las Vegas, Dolby Live at Park MGM

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