2033 Tommy’s Holiday Camp – The Who (1969)



Tommy’s Holiday Camp was written by Pete Townshend for the rock opera Tommy. It was first recorded by The Who in 1969 for their album Tommy. The album also included Pinball Wizard and Fiddle About. The album reached number two on the UK Album chart. In the musical the song is sung by the character Uncle Ernie. Ringo Starr played the part of Uncle Ernie during a performance of Tommy in 1972. The 1972 cast recording includes Ringo Starr’s version of Tommy’s Holiday Camp.

Now Hear This: Tommy’s Holiday Camp – Ringo Starr (1972)