Pete Townshend: “Give Blood” Live, with Chucho Merchan
Here’s Pete Townshend and one big band performing “Give Blood” live, with Chucho Merchan on a fretless Steinbergers bass. Also of note is Simon Phillips on drums and David Gilmour on electric guitar.
Merchan has performed with the Eurythmics, The Pretenders, Thomas Dolby, George Harrison, David Gilmour, Bryan Adams, Kirsty MacColl, Jaguares and Everything But the Girl.
The tune, which appeared on Townshend’s 1985 solo effort, White City, featured Pino Palladino on bass.