Keith Moon

Keith Moon

Keith Allen Moon, 64, of Olivet, Michigan passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at home. He was born on September 19, 1957, in Lapeer, Michigan and was adopted a year later and raised with his sister by Caroll and Margaret “Peggy” (Johnson) Moon in Olivet, Michigan. On May 18, 1990, he married Donna MacNamee in Olivet, Michigan.
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Pete Townshend says he was planning to quit The Who before Keith Moon died

Today (May 6), electric guitar icon Pete Townshend releases Somebody Saved Me – an Audible Original that finds The Who legend tracing the period of time between the death of drummer Keith Moon in 1978 and the passing of bass guitar player Jon Entwistle in 2002. Now, in a...

Video: The sadness and confusion of Keith Moon revealed in his final TV interview

A month before his tragic death, Keith Moon gave an interview that presented a very different side to the normally ebullient drummer, his roguish charm all but gone. Keith Moon – The Who’s maniacal, hotel-destroying timekeeper – did not come with a volume knob - he was either “On” or “Off,” and almost entirely the former.

Alice Cooper on that time Keith Moon dressed up as the Queen of England

Alice Cooper has recalled some memorable moments during his time spent as part of an exclusive drinking club at Hollywood's Rainbow Bar and Grill, otherwise known as The Hollywood Vampires. Reflecting on this time in a new interview with the BBC, the shock rocker recalled what would be the “most...

Stephen Stills: my stories of Keith Moon, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix, Public Enemy and more

For more than 50 years, Stephen Stills has been a prominent feature on America’s rock landscape. His long and eventful career has included auditioning for The Monkees, emerging alongside Neil Young in Buffalo Springfield, gaining worldwide success with Crosby, Stills & Nash, playing at Woodstock and forming Manassas with The Byrds’ Chris Hillman.

Pete Townshend doesn't give a f*ck about the new Keith Moon biopic

The Who's Pete Townshend says he'll have a "moan" about the upcoming Keith Moon biopic if he doesn't like it, but doesn't really care all that much. The Who's Pete Townshend has revealed that he isn't all that fussed about the upcoming new Keith Moon biopic. However, he is ready to have a "moan" about it if he doesn't like it.

New Biopic About The Who’s Keith Moon In the Works

There is a new biopic in the works about the legendary drummer of The Who. That’s right Keith Moon, who passed away in 1978 at 32 years old from a drug overdose, is getting his own movie and it’s set to shoot this summer. And the band’s living members, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend are executive producers of the film.

New Keith Moon biopic to reportedly begin shooting this summer

The long-awaited biopic about The Who drummer Keith Moon is set to begin shooting this summer, according to reports. Moon was the drummer for The Who between 1964 and 1978 when he died from an overdose of Heminevrin, a drug used to treat and prevent symptoms of alcohol withdrawal. The...

A Keith Moon biopic is coming

There has been talk for years about a potential film about the life of The Who‘s late drummer Keith Moon, particularly by frontman Roger Daltrey, who has been hoping the project would come to fruition for decades. Now it looks like the film is finally a go, with both...

Keith Moon biopic ‘The Real Me’ set to start filming this summer

A long-in-the-works biopic The Who's late wildman drummer Keith Moon is finally set to start production this June. Variety reports that the film, currently titled The Real Me, has Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend on board as executive producers, with Paul Whittington (The Crown) directing the script by Jeff Pope (Stan and Ollie).

Biopic On The Who’s Keith Moon To Enter Production, Reports Variety

Variety reports that a long-discussed biopic about The Who’s Keith Moon is planned to begin shooting in June. It has the working title of The Real Me, from the Quadrophenia song, and will be executive-produced by Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey. The director of the film, says the magazine,...

Keith Moon Biopic About The Who's Prolific Drummer Set to Film This Summer

Keith Moon is at long last getting his due in a scripted film centered around the unbelievable larger-than-life story behind the late musician’s life. Variety reports that after years of back and forth movement, the film based around The Who’s drummer hopes to begin filming in Britain over the summer. Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend, the lead singer and guitar player (respectively) of the iconic rock n’ roll band will serve as executive producers.