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Roger Waters Announces UK Tour Dates

Roger Waters has announced a string of UK tour dates, including a show at Hyde Park. The former Pink Floyd singer-and-bassist will bring his 'Us + Them' tour to the London venue on July 6,...

Roger Waters Announces 2018 European Tour

Roger Waters is bringing his 'Us and Them' tour to Europe in 2018.The former Pink Floyd singer-and-bassist has announced five shows in Germany and one show in Austria for the summer, with many more dates...

Pink Floyd's Exhibition Set To Break Record For Most Visits

'The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains' is on track to become the most-visited music exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum. The high-in-demand exhibit has seen the likes of Madonna, U2 and Guns N'...

Roger Waters Slams 'Pig Man' Donald Trump In Tour Rehearsal

Roger Waters made quite the impression with the dress rehearsal for his 'Us + Them' tour this week in New Jersey, celebrating the release of his brand new album ahead of the official tour kick-off...

Roger Waters : Me And David Gilmour Will Never Be Friends

Roger Waters says he and his former Pink Floyd bandmate David Gilmour are ''not mates'' and ''never were''.The two musicians have had an acrimonious relationship since Roger quit the group he co-founded in 1965 back...

Roger Waters Unveils Tracklist For New Album Is This The Life You Really Want?

Roger Waters' first studio album for 25 years will be released on June 2.The former Pink Floyd singer-and-bassist has confirmed the release date for his LP 'Is This The Life You Really Want?' which he...

New Species Of Shrimp Named After Pink Floyd

A newly discovered species of shrimp has been named after rock legends Pink Floyd thanks to a deal struck between scientists who are also prog-rock fans.The ‘synalpheus pinkfloydi’ has a rather unusual but appropriate defence...

Pink Floyd Recording Console Fetches £1.8m

Pink Floyd's 'The Dark Side of the Moon' console has sold for $1.8 million.The legendary rock group's device which they used on their 1973 record - which spawned the hits 'Money' and 'Eclipse' - was...

Pink Floyd's Recording Console Sells For $1.8 Million At Auction

The EMI TG12345 MK IV console was expected to fetch $700,000 (£562,000) at Bonhams' TCM Presents... Rock and Roll Through the Lens sale, but it sold for well over twice that sum....

Pink Floyd To Release Full-length Version Of Interstellar Overdrive

Pink Floyd are to release the never-before-heard full-length version of 'Interstellar Overdrive'.The group recorded the instrumental track - which is 14 minutes and 57 seconds long - back in 1966 and whilst a shorter version...

Pink Floyd Drummer Nick Mason Crashes Off Race Track

The 73-year-old rocker, who is an experienced racing car driver, lost control while at the wheel of a MCLaren F1 GTR supercar while on a demonstration lap at the famous Goodwood Circuit on...

Pink Floyd Opera Heading To The U.s.

Another Brick in the Wall: The Opera will be staged at the Cincinnati Music Hall in Ohio, as part of the venue's 98th season. Etienne Dupuis will reprise his role as Pink,...

Roger Waters Considering The Wall Concert At U.s.-Mexico Border

The rocker is planning the gig as a protest against U.S. leader Donald Trump's bid to build a wall there to keep illegal immigrants from crossing into America. Euro News reports Roger...

Roger Waters And Nick Mason Tease Possibility Of Pink Floyd Glastonbury Performance

Two of the remaining three members of prog-rock legends Pink Floyd have raised the tantalising prospect that the group might finally perform at Glastonbury Festival.At a press conference for the V&A Museum’s upcoming Pink Floyd...

Roger Waters Tackles Modern Politics On New Album

Roger Waters says his new album is a commentary on the current political climate in the world.The former Pink Floyd musician took the opportunity at the launch of the upcoming 'Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal...

Roger Waters And Nick Mason Open To Reuniting Pink Floyd For Glastonbury

The British rockers appeared at a press conference together on Thursday (16Feb17) announcing a new exhibition remembering the band at London's Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum. According to editors at Britain's Daily...

Roger Waters Wants To Headline Glastonbury Without Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd legends Roger Waters and Nick Mason are both up for headlining Glastonbury - but not together.The two musicians reunited on Thursday (16.02.17) in London to launch the upcoming 'Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal...

Roger Waters And Nick Mason Reunite To Launch The Pink Floyd Exhibition

Roger Waters and Nick Mason reunited in London on Thursday (16.02.17) to launch 'The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains' - which they needed to do now as they ''might not be around much longer''.The...

David Bowie Honoured With Stamp Collection

David Bowie will be honoured with a set of stamps.The late singer's life as ''one of the most influential music and cultural figures of all time'' will be celebrated with a collection of 10 stamps,...

Pink Floyd Needed Conflict

Nick Mason thinks Pink Floyd wouldn't have done ''good work'' without their ''conflicts''. The 'Comfortably Numb' hitmaker doesn't feel that the band's ex-bass player and founder Roger Waters' ego was to blame for their...

Regina Spektor Slams Roger Waters Over Israel Boycott

The Pink Floyd rocker, 73, has long campaigned against the Israeli government due to their actions in the conflict over Palestinian statehood and recently called on British dance duo the Chemical Brothers to...

Nick Mason's Singing Career 'Nipped In The Bud By Jealous Band Mates'

Nick Mason has blamed his singing career not taking off on his ''jealous band mates''.The Pink Floyd drummer only recorded vocals on three tracks - 'Vegetable Man', 'Scream Thy Last Scream' and 'One Of These...

Nick Mason Wants Pink Floyd To Reunite For Charity

Frontman Roger Waters left the group in 1985, with Mason and guitarist David Gilmour continuing to perform on-and-off as Pink Floyd until 2014. The 72-year-old rocker believes it is unlikely Waters and Gilmour...

Benedict Cumberbatch Faced His Fears For David Gilmour Performance

The Sherlock star surprised the audience at the Pink Floyd singer's Royal Albert Hall concert in September (16) when he joined the musician for an encore performance of the band's iconic 1979 hit...

Roger Waters Lost Out On Sponsorship Deal Due To Anti-israel Views - Report

The former Pink Floyd rocker is an outspoken critic of the Israeli government due to its actions during the long-term conflict over Palestinian statehood and has backed a boycott of the nation's products and...

Roger Waters Is Working On A New Album

Roger Waters is working on a new album with Nigel Godrich.The former Pink Floyd frontman has confirmed he is in the studio with the Radiohead producer putting together an album to follow 1992's 'Amused To...

Roger Waters Attacks Donald Trump At Desert Trip

The former Pink Floyd star was supporting The Who on the last night of the Desert Trip weekend when he made it clear he was not a fan of the tough-talking politician -...

Pink Floyd 'Reunite' To Support Women Of The Gaza Freedom Flotilla

Roger Waters last teamed up with David Gilmour and Nick Mason for a one-off performance at the Live 8 charity bash in 2005, but on Thursday (06Oct16), the singer surprised fans by joining...

Roger Waters Uses Pink Floyd Hits To Slam Donald Trump In Mexico

Performing the Pink Floyd songs Pigs and Another Brick In The Wall, Part II as part of his set at Mexico City's Foro Sol stadium on Wednesday (28Sep16), the veteran included visual...

Benedict Cumberbatch Stuns Fans As He Sings Pink Floyd Classic With David Gilmour

The Sherlock actor, 40, joined the veteran rocker at the Royal Albert Hall to sing the band's iconic 1979 hit Comfortably Numb during an encore. Benedict and Gilmour were introduced by mutual friends...

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