We were also working six nights a week, and as I was handling the bookings, I made sure that we rested on the seventh day whenever possible, to get are (sic) washing done. With the success of the records, the venues had stepped up a notch. We were now out of the pub circuit and into colleges and up-market gigs, like the Bath Pavilion, the California Ballroom in Dunstable, the Ricky-Tick in Windsor and the Red Shoes Ballroom in Elgin.
Mike Shaw, The Who's first Production Manager
Before they were Who. The Detours