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Liam Gallagher Gets 'A Bit Psychedelic' On New Album

Liam Gallagher has gone ''a bit psychedelic'' on his new album.The 46-year-old rocker has revealed he was inspired by The Beatles song 'Blue Jay Way' - which was penned by the iconic band's late guitarist...

David Gilmour's Guitar Collection Sells For Record-breaking $21.5m

David Gilmour's guitars have sold for a record-breaking $21.5 million.The Pink Floyd legend's The David Gilmour Guitar Collection, made auction history as the largest sale of the musical instrument took place at Christie's at the...

Pink Floyd Re-releasing A Saucerful Of Secrets For Record Store Day

Pink Floyd will re-release 'A Saucerful of Secrets' on vinyl to celebrate Record Store Day 2019.The iconic rock band's second album - which was initially released in 1968 - has been remastered by James Guthrie,...

Roger Waters Urged Maroon 5 To 'Take A Knee' During Super Bowl Performance

Roger Waters thinks Maroon 5 should ''take a knee'' during their Super Bowl Halftime show.The 'Moves Like Jagger' band - who will be joined by special guests Travis Scott and Big Boi - have sparked...

Nick Mason: Pink Floyd Failed Syd Barrett

Nick Mason admits Pink Floyd didn't know how to deal with Syd Barrett's mental health.The iconic rock band's drummer has opened up about how the group responded to their late singer's struggles before he was...

Van Morrison Performs With The Pretty Things

The Pretty Things were joined on stage by Van Morrison and Pink Floyd's Dave Gilmour on Thursday (13.12.18) evening.After 55 years of rocking the world with their raw and rebellious music, the group are hanging...

Nick Mason Praised As 'Heartbeat' Of Pink Floyd At Saucerful Of Secrets Show

Nick Mason was praised as being the ''heartbeat of Pink Floyd'' by Gary Kemp as their band Saucerful of Secrets performed at The Roundhouse in Camden, London, on Monday night (24.09.18).The 74-year-old drummer and his...

Nick Mason Found Re-learning Early Pink Floyd Songs 'Challenging'

Nick Mason was surprised at how hard he found re-learning Pink Floyd's early works with his new band Saucerful of Secrets.The 'Wish You Were Here' drummer had to figure out how to perform the songs...

Paul Mccartney Chose Concept Album Over Hits Collection

Sir Paul McCartney opted to make a concept album because he doesn't think he can compete with the likes of Taylor Swift and Beyonce. The Beatles legend has gone down the old-fashioned route of giving...

Portugal. The Man Pepper Set With Covers

Portugal. The Man covered Metallica, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, T-Rex and The Rolling Stones at their gig in London on Tuesday (24.07.18).The 'Feel It Still' hitmakers delighted their audience at the O2 Forum in Kentish...

George Ezra's Sporting Priority

George Ezra is making the World Cup a priority.The 25-year-old singer is busy with his work and performing commitments, but he's making the time to watch England in action at the soccer tournament, no matter...

Roger Waters And Robert Plant Among O2 Silver Clef Award Winners

Roger Waters will be honoured at this year's Nordoff Robbins O2 Silver Clef Awards.The Pink Floyd legend will receive the O2 Silver Clef Award in recognition of his contribution to music - 38 years after...

Nick Mason Forms Supergroup To Perform Pink Floyd's Early Hits

Nick Mason has formed a supergroup to perform Pink Floyd's earliest hits live.The iconic psychedelic rock group's drummer has recruited Spandau Ballet's Gary Kemp, Pink Floyd's touring bassist Guy Pratt - who played the...

Sir Paul Mccartney Backs Campaign To Stop Music Venues Closing

Sir Paul McCartney has backed a campaign to stop iconic music venues from closing.The Beatles star has spoke out in support of Labour MP John Spellar's move to introduce a bill in the Commons that...

Pink Floyd Exhibition Moving To Rome

'The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains' will open in Rome next year.The high-in-demand exhibit has seen the likes of Madonna, U2 and Guns N' Roses among 400,000 visitors to walk through the doors since...

Eric Clapton To Play London's Hyde Park

Eric Clapton is to headline British Summer Time Hyde Park 2018.The 72-year-old rocker first performed at the London location in 1969 as his debut with new group Blind Faith, and he can't wait to return.Eric...

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...

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