Amazing Journey

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This article is about the song by The Who. For the documentary about the band, see Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who. For other uses, see Amazing Journey (disambiguation).
"Amazing Journey"
Song by The Who from the album Tommy
Released May 23, 1969
Genre Psychedelic rock
Length 3:25
Label Polydor, Track, Decca, MCA
Writer Pete Townshend
Producer Kit Lambert
Tommy track listing
"1921"
(3)
"Amazing Journey" "Sparks"
(5)

"Amazing Journey" is a song by The Who from the album Tommy. It was written by Pete Townshend. The song involves Tommy, the main character from the album, going on a psychedelic "amazing journey" as his subconsciousness reveals itself to him as a tall stranger dressed in silvery robes. This makes him interpret all sensations as music. (See also: Tommy storyline.)

The song segues into "Sparks", an instrumental.

A live version of the song appears on Live at Leeds. The studio version of this song is also available as downloadable content for the Rock Band video game series.