Billy first worked as Musical Director for Pete Townshend's 1986 'Deep End Concert' performed at The Brixton Academy. He also directed vocals for 'The Iron Man' operetta written by Ted Hughes and Pete Townshend.

Billy in 1997 in Twickenham

Billy in 1997 in Twickenham

The first time Billy acted as Musical Director was for Pete Townshend's Deep End Concerts at the Brixton Academy in November 1985, and in January 1986 for Rockpalast at MIDEM in Cannes.

Also for The Who on their 1989 World Tour, for Pete's 1993 'Psychoderelict' USA tour, Roger Daltrey's tour of America in 1994, and The Who's 'Quadraphenia' World Tour 1996 / 1997, and with Pete on the 'Lifehouse Chronicles' both in the studio and on stage.

Throughout the years Billy has worked on many charity benefit concerts from "The Snowball", in aid of The Chiswick Family Rescue Charity, to the Who at the Albert Hall on 30th March 2010 in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust. Since then he has worked with Roger Daltrey on many shows for this worthy cause.