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Roger Waters Hits Back At Critics Over Israel Campaign

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters has written an open letter defending his pro-Palestinian campaign, insisting: "I am not anti-Semitic."Waters, who is a well-known supporter of the Palestinian cause, was criticised after he beamed a Star...

Multi-sensory Pink Floyd Retrospective To Open In Milan

British rockers Pink Floyd are set to launch a multi-sensory exhibition in Milan, Italy later this year (14) featuring iconic memorabilia including their famous flying pig.The show, titled Their Mortal Remains, has been created with...

Roger Waters Unveils War Memorial In Honour Of His Father

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters fought back tears as he unveiled a monument to his father in Italy exactly 70 years after he was killed in battle.The rocker's dad, Lieutenant Eric Waters, died during the...

Roger Waters Sparks Fury By Comparing Israel To Nazi Germany

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters has come under attack from Jewish leaders after comparing the modern state of Israel to Nazi Germany.Earlier this month (Dec13), the controversial musician gave an interview to editors at left...

Graham Nash & David Crosby Reteam With David Gilmour For New Album

Former Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has recruited fellow rock legends David Crosby and Graham Nash for his new solo album.Working on the follow-up to his 2006 release On an Island, which also featured the...

Roger Waters Recording New Rock Album

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters is recording his first new rock album in over two decades.The legendary bassist/singer is back in the studio, and has told Rolling Stone magazine that he has already finished a...

Roger Waters Thanks War Veteran Who Located Father's Death Spot

Roger Waters has expressed his gratitude to a war veteran by sending him a poem after he helped locate the spot where the Pink Floyd star's father died in action during World War Two.Harry Schindler...

Nick Mason Ready For Pink Floyd Reunion

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason wants the band to reunite. The star wants to get back together with the two surviving members of the legendary psychedelic band - bass player Roger Waters and guitarist David...

Roger Waters Was Wrong To Sue Pink Floyd

Roger Waters admits he was wrong to sue his Pink Floyd bandmates after leaving the group.The bass player and singer launched a lawsuit against bandmates Nick Mason and David Gilmour in 1985 to try and...

Roger Waters: 'I Was Wrong To Sue Bandmates'

Rocker Roger Waters regrets taking legal action against his former Pink Floyd bandmates, insisting he was wrong to fight Nick Mason and David Gilmore over the rights to band's name in the mid-1980s.Waters quit the...

Roger Waters Facing Backlash From German Jews

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters is facing a boycott ahead of his upcoming show in Germany after he beamed a Star of David symbol onto a flying inflatable pig during a recent gig.The rocker, who...

Bar Rafaeli: 'I Don't Want My Picture Shown At Roger Waters Concerts'

LEONARDO DiCaprio's supermodel ex Bar Rafaeli has demanded Pink Floyd lead singer Roger Waters stop using her image at his concerts after he called for a cultural boycott against native Israel.Waters, who is reportedly a...

Roger Waters Steps Up Israel Row

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters is embroiled in a bitter war-of-words with the Israeli government after he urged his fellow rock stars to boycott the country.The veteran rocker is encouraging other musicians to follow his...

David Gilmour's Children Land Roles In Downton Abbey

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has been spending time on the set of Downton Abbey after his two children were cast in the hit Tv show.The guitarist's 16-year-old son, Gabriel, and 11-year-old daughter, Romany, have...

Roger Waters Defends Decision To Beam Star Of David Onto Flying Pig

Former Pink Floyd star Roger Waters has defended his decision to beam a Star of David symbol onto a flying inflatable pig at a recent concert, insisting there is no Anti-Semitic intent behind his art.The...

Leaked Audio, Kanye West Rants About Taylor Swift In Ny Bistro

Remember Kanye West's famous rant at the 2009 Video Music Awards? Of course you do, he hopped up on-stage and told Taylor Swift she was rubbish and that Beyonce was really good. Of course you...

How To Disappear Completely: Thom Yorke Yanks Songs From Spotify

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has pulled both his solo songs and those made with group Atoms For Peace from music streaming service Spotify over the company's current royalties model. Yorke and his long-time producer Nigel...

Beloved Stage Designer For The Rolling Stones, Mark Fisher, Dies At 66

Mark Fisher OBE – the talented stage designer for bands like The Rolling Stones, U2 and Pink Floyd, passed away yesterday (Wednesday, June 26). He was 66. Fisher, who also worked with celebrities like Robbie...

Pandora Bosses Fire Back At Pink Floyd

Bosses at music streaming service Pandora have fired back at accusations they are trying to cheat musicians out of cash after the members of Pink Floyd urged their peers to beware the online company's new...

Pink Floyd Stars Take Aim At Pandora Bosses Over Royalties Overhaul

Pink Floyd stars Roger Waters, David Gilmour and Nick Mason have taken aim at bosses behind online radio service Pandora, accusing them of attempting to trick artists into supporting their call for reduced royalties.The ageing...

Roger Waters To Quit Touring?

Roger Waters may quit touring after his The Wall Live shows are finished. The former Pink Floyd bass player and songwriter has been touring the band's 1979 album across the world, but thinks time may...

Pink Floyd Fans Unlock Band's Back Catalogue On Spotify

Pink Floyd's back catalogue has been uploaded to Internet site Spotify after fans of the rock group hit the bandmates' one million streams target on Monday (17Jun13).The bandmates have held out against the popular streaming...

Pink Floyd Considering Spotify Deal

The existing members of Pink Floyd have agreed to post their back catalogue on popular streaming service Spotify when a million music fans have checked out their 1975 classic track Wish You Were Here on...

Man Accused Of Impersonating David Gilmour Arrested

A man accused of impersonating Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has been arrested in Minnesota.Phillip Michael Schaeffer allegedly claimed to be the rocker when he checked into St. Cloud Hospital on 24 April (13) and...

Pink Floyd Lead Tributes To Late Artist Storm Thorgerson

Legendary band Pink Floyd have been leading the tributes to the late Storm Thorgerson, who passed away yesterday (April 18, 2013,) aged 69.Thorgerson designed many of Pink Floyd’s iconic album covers, including – most famously...

'Pink Floyd' Artist Storm Thorgerson Dies Aged 69: His Greatest Album Covers

Storm Thorgerson, the artist who famously designed the cover art for Pink Floyd's classic album 'The Dark Side of the Moon,' has died aged 69, the band's management confirmed to the BBC. A childhood friend...

Pink Floyd's Graphic Artist Storm Thorgerson Dies

The British graphic artist who created the iconic cover of Pink Floyd's The Dark Side Of The Moon album has lost his battle with cancer.Storm Thorgerson passed away on Thursday (18Apr13) at the age of...

Roger Waters Reconsidering Anti-israel Stance

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters is reconsidering his controversial stance against Israel two weeks after a planned public interview at a New York Jewish cultural centre was scrapped.Last month (Mar13), the rocker called for musicians...

Meat Loaf: Adele Needs To Relax

Adele needs to ''take it easy'' and start looking after her precious voice, says Meat Loaf.'Bat out of Hell' star Meat is on his farewell tour after battling ill health, including a knee replacement, concussions...

Coldplay Top Bbc2 Listeners Poll

Coldplay's 'A Rush of Blood to the Head' has been voted BBC Radio 2 listeners' favourite album of all time. 'The Scientist' band's 2002 record beat The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and U2 to claim...

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