John Alec Entwistle (9 October – 27 June ) was an English musician and songwriter who was the. John Alec Entwistle was an English musician and songwriter who was the bassist for the rock band the Who. Nicknamed "The Ox" and "Thunderfingers", Entwistle's music career spanned over four decades. He was the band's only member with formal. British writer Paul Rees had just started work on his new book, The Ox: The Authorized Biography of John Entwistle, when Christopher. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Who's Ox!" on Discogs. The Ox: The Authorized Biography of The Who's John Entwistle [Rees, Paul] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Ox: The Authorized. To that incontrovertible end, John Entwistle, the Who's beloved bassist, is also without question one of the most important and influential figures in the. A life of John Entwistle sidelines his musical virtues in favour of his egregious sins against women – not least his wife. He was nicknamed 'The Ox', as well as 'Thunderfingers' – because his digits became a blur across the four-string fretboard – and in a poll at the end of the. Ox: The Authorized Biography of the Who's John Entwistle, Hardcover by Rees, Paul, ISBN , ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in. The Ox book. Read 38 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The definitive, no-holds-barred biography of John Entwistle, The Who's legen.