This song was written and performed by The Who. The lead guitarist of the band, Pete Townshend, wrote the lyrics at the age of 20 while travelling by train. He tried to express the feelings of the British youth of those times. Young people felt lost, misunderstood, but still free and excited. Back then, no one knew that the song would become a true hymn ofthe young and be a very long-lasting rock hit, as well as no one could imagine the incredible success the Who would reach as a band.

They are an English rock band that formed in 1964. Their classic line-up consisted of lead singer Roger Daltrey, guitarist Pete Townshend, bass guitarist John Entwistle, and drummer Keith Moon. They are considered one of the most influential rock bands of the 20th century, selling over 100 million records worldwide and holding a reputation for their live shows and studio work

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