Pete Townshend of The Who. Fans in Providence have waited 33 years to see him. Lucy Pemoni /Reuters /Landov hide caption itoggle caption Lucy Pemoni /Reuters /Landov The Two-Way Cool! Tickets For The Who's Canceled '79 Show Good For 2013 Concert August 1, 2012 After a stampede at a 1979 show in Ohio, the mayor of Providence said the band couldn't play in his city. But The Who will be there next February, and 10 fans who still had their old tickets won't be disappointed again.