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White City (A Novel) (Half-Speed Master)

Pete Townshend

Released in 1985, White City (A Novel) was Pete Townshend’s 5th solo album. The album tells a story of cultural conflict, racial tension and youthful hopes and dreams in the 1960s.

Produced again by Chris Thomas it features guest appearances by David Gilmour, Clem Burke, and John ‘Rabbit’ Brunswick. The album which features the single Face the Face and Give Blood also appeared as a long form video.




  1. Give Blood
  2. Brilliant Blues
  3. Face The Face
  4. Hiding Out
  5. Secondhand Love


  1. Crashing By Design
  2. I Am Secure
  3. White City Fighting
  4. Come To Mama