Watch: The Who Play ‘The Tonight Show’

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Zak Starkey and Pete Townshend during “You Better You Bet” on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, July 19, 2017

In the midst of their brief North American tour, The Who performed several songs on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday night (July 19). The group are doing 14 dates in the U.S. and Canada including their first Las Vegas residency–at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace. A one-day break in their schedule allowed them to come to the late night program’s 30 Rockefeller Plaza studio to play a mini-set of two classic rock favorites.

Joining the growing list of classic rock acts, comedians and pop stars who have embraced Sin City,

Though the venue has become the home of some of the biggest names in entertainment, The Who are the first rock band to take residency at The Colosseum since the venue opened in 2003.

In early February, Who manager Bill Curbishley revealed that the group would tour South America for the first time. “I’m busy putting together North American dates for later in the year for August-September and then—I still can’t believe it—but we’re gonna go down for the first time ever to South America.”

Tickets for all U.S. dates are on sale here and here.

Watch them perform “I Can See For Miles”

And here’s “You Better You Bet”

The Who North American 2017 Dates

July 20 – Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
July 22 – Atlantic City, NJ – Boardwalk Hall
July 25 – Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena
July 29 – Las Vegas, NV – The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
Aug 1, 4, 7, 9, 11 – Las Vegas, NV – The Colosseum at Caesars Palace
Aug 13 – San Francisco, CA – Outside Lands Festival
Aug 16 – Stateline, NV – Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys

The Who South American 2017 Dates (More to come)

Sept 21 – Sao Paulo, Brazil – Allianz Parque
Sept 23 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Barre Olympic Park
Sept 29 – Santiago, Chile – National Stadium
Oct 01 – Buenos Aires, Argentina – Estadio Único De La Plata
Oct 08 – Lima, Peru – Estadio Monumental U

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