Latest David Gilmour News - Page 4


Moon And Mercury Named In Dream Rock Band Lineup

The ultimate rock band would be composed of Keith Moon, Eric Clapton and Freddie Mercury, according to a new survey,A poll conducted on behalf of Guitar Hero World Tour found that the late, great Keith...

By on 14 November 2008

Gilmour Pays Tribute To Wright With Glastonbury Jibe

PINK FLOYD guitarist DAVID GILMOUR is furious the rockers did not play at legendary U.K. music festival Glastonbury - because it denied his late bandmate RICK WRIGHT's wish to perform at a major outside event....

Gilmour Lays Into Glasto

David Gilmour has criticised the Glastonbury festival, claiming that he was denied the chance to play the event with his PINK FLOYD bandmate Rick Wright.Keyboard player Wright – who was one of the founding members...

By on 07 October 2008

Double Q Magazine Awards Glory For Coldplay

Coldplay have claimed two awards at the 2008 Q magazine awards.The foursome's most recent album Viva La Vida or Death And All His Friends took the best album prize while Chris Martin and company were...

By on 06 October 2008

David Gilmour Performs Tribute To Late Richard Wright

Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour has performed an emotional tribute to the band's late keyboardist Richard Wright.Appearing on BBC2's Later… with Jools Holland, Gilmour sang the 1968 song Remember the Day, written by Wright, who...

By on 24 September 2008

Gilmour Pays Musical Tribute To Wright

DAVID GILMOUR has paid a musical tribute to his former PINK FLOYD bandmate RICHARD WRIGHT, who died after a short battle with cancer last week (15Sep08) at the age of 65. Gilmour performed a rendition...

Pink Floyd Guitarist Pays Tribute To Founding Member

Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour had paid tribute to founding band-mate Richard Wright who recently died of cancer.Describing the band's keyboard player, Gilmour called him "gentle, unassuming and private but his soulful voice and playing...

By on 16 September 2008

Gilmour Pays Tribute To Wright

DAVID GILMOUR has paid tribute to his late former PINK FLOYD bandmate RICHARD WRIGHT, who lost a short battle with cancer on Monday (15Sep08) at the age of 65. Pink Floyd split in 1995, but...

Gilmour Roles Out Pink Floyd Reunion

David Gilmour has said spoken out about a PINK FLOYD reunion, saying that it "categorically" won't happen.Fans of the band have long anticipated a return of the legendary prog-rockers and the band's recent one-off reunion...

By on 15 September 2008

Gilmour Silences Pink Floyd Reunion Rumours

PINK FLOYD rocker DAVID GILMOUR has silenced the latest round of reunion rumours - insisting he wouldn't enjoy performing with the band again. The Another Brick in the Wall band have been offered vast sums...

Gilmour Signature Strat Launched

Fender is to launch a signature guitar based on PINK FLOYD legend David Gilmour's black Stratocaster.Released as the 'Black Strat', it will boast the same maple neck, shortened tremolo arm and custom electronics as the...

By on 28 July 2008

U.k. Festival Organiser Denies Gilmour Snub

LATEST: A British festival organiser has refuted claims he turned down a performance from PINK FLOYD frontman DAVID GILMOUR because he's too old. Reports surfaced Monday (02Jun08) alleging Glastonbury Festival boss Michael Eavis had denied...

Gilmour Snubbed Chance To Play U.k. Festival

PINK FLOYD frontman DAVID GILMOUR has been reportedly snubbed by the organisers of a U.K. festival - because he is too old. The rocker, 62, was desperate for a slot at this year's (08) Glastonbury...

Gilmour Hints At More Pink Floyd Gigs

PINK FLOYD star DAVID GILMOUR has hinted the legendary band could reform for more gigs - despite refuting reports of a full comeback last year (07). The English musician reunited Pink Floyd for a one-off...

Pink Floyd Star's Homeless Charity Plans Foiled

PINK FLOYD guitarist DAVID GILMOUR has hit out at protesters campaigning against the launch of his homeless housing charity, blaming local residents for the project's failure. The 61-year-old had sold his west London home for...

Pink Floyd Refuse To Follow Led Zeppelin's Lead

PINK FLOYD star DAVID GILMOUR has denied claims his band is set to reform - despite being inspired by LED ZEPPELIN'S triumphant comeback. The English musician reunited Pink Floyd for a one-off for Live8 in...

Pink Floyd Won't Reform, Says Gilmour

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has disappointed fans of the rock band by dismissing rumours of a reunion.After a well-received show at 2005's Live 8 concert - the first time founder member Roger Waters had...

By on 01 October 2007

Gilmour Dismisses Pink Floyd Reunion

DAVID GILMOUR has no plans to regroup with his PINK FLOYD bandmates again, despite getting fans' hopes up when the legendary rockers reunited for a one-off Live 8 performance in 2005. The guitarist's infamous rift...

Gilmour Beamed Across The World

PINK FLOYD legend DAVID GILMOUR will make history when he plays a London gig on Saturday (15Sep07) - he will appear live across the U.S. and Canada at the same time. The 61-year-old rocker's live...

The Beatles Taught Gilmour How To Rock

PINK FLOYD legend DAVID GILMOUR learned how to rock by copying the BEATLES on a borrowed guitar. Despite carving a niche in prog rock, Gilmour idolised the Fab Four and learned all of their early...

Gilmour: 'I Owe My Success To Elvis'

PINK FLOYD star DAVID GILMOUR was inspired to become a guitarist after watching ELVIS PRESLEY's JAILHOUSE ROCK. Gilmour was just 11 when the rock classic was released, but it had a huge impact on him....

Mason Pleads For Pink Floyd Reconciliation

PINK FLOYD drummer NICK MASON is pleading with his feuding bandmates DAVID GILMOUR and ROGER WATERS to patch up their differences - because he wants the group to continue touring to keep the band at...

Gilmour's Deep Regret Over Barrett Friendship

PINK FLOYD star DAVID GILMOUR deeply regrets not trying harder to visit his late friend SYD BARRETT before his death last year (06) and wishes he had been more forthright in his efforts to see...

Pink Floyd's Fractured Tribute To Syd Barrett

Feuding former PINK FLOYD bandmates ROGER WATERS and DAVID GILMOUR failed to reunite for a tribute to the late SYD BARRETT in London last night (10May07). The pair - whose famous rift caused the band...

Pink Floyd Eyeballs Raise Money For Homeless

LATEST: Two huge eyeballs signed by members of PINK FLOYD have raised GBP16,500 ($8,460) for a homeless charity at auction. The six feet (1.8 metre) tall props from the band's PULSE DVD sold after spending...

Pink Floyd Eyes To Go On Ebay

Two massive eyeballs signed by the members of PINK FLOYD are to be auctioned for a homeless charity. The 6 feet (1.8 metres) tall props from the band's PULSE DVD will appear on auction site...

Gilmour To Release Barrett Tribute

PINK FLOYD rocker DAVID GILMOUR is to release a reworking of the group's first ever single ARNOLD LAYNE in memory of former band member SYD BARRETT. Barrett, who left the band in March 1968, died...

Movie Reviews: Flicka

Flicka is finding few friends among critics. "There are so few family-friendly movies and even fewer with girls at the center that I feel awful slamming a movie that is both," writes Carrie Rickey in...

Flowers Tempted By Sex And Drugs

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS is tempted by the sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll lifestyle, but is put off by burned out hellraisers who regret their hedonistic past. The Mormon frontman admits he frequently...

Gilmour's Daughter Signs Up For UK Soap

The daughter of PINK FLOYD frontman DAVID GILMOUR has signed up to appear in British TV soap opera CORONATION STREET. EMMA GILMOUR will play a beautiful blonde who causes an instant stir by sleeping with...

David Gilmour

David Gilmour Quick Links

News Pictures Video Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

Youth - Trailer

Youth - Trailer

Set in the beautiful Swiss Alps, Youth sees Michael Caine & Harvey Keitel in a fine piece of work.

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

Straight Outta Compton - Movie Review

This biopic gallops through the career of groundbreaking gangsta rappers N.W.A, working its way through a checklist of the major events.

Advertisement
New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New Adele And Coldplay Albums Due For Release In The Next Few Months?

New reports indicate that eagerly awaited albums by Adele and Coldplay are set...

45 Years - Movie Review

45 Years - Movie Review

Like an antidote to vacuous blockbusters, this intelligent, thoughtful drama packs more intensity into a quiet conversation than any number of...

Advertisement