Pete Townshend Writes Song For The Americans Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 04.04.2014
The song will appear on the F/X show this month...
Pete Townshend has written and performed his first original song for a TV show. Billboard reports that the Who leader has composed and performed a song titled "It Must Be Done" for F/X's The Americans. The will appear on the April 30th episode.
The site notes that the three-minute long song will appear during a scene that is described as 'sex and murder.' Townshend said of the placement, "It's really striking."
In addition, two versions of Townshend's "Let My Love Open the Door" will appear in the season premiere of Showtime's Californication on April 13, opening and closing the show. They will appear on a soundtrack EP through Townshend's publisher, Spirit Music Group.