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Pink Floyd Will Not Be Playing At Olympic Closing Ceremony

Rock group Pink Floyd has come forth to dismiss claims that the band will be playing at the Olympics Closing Ceremony, issuing an official statement that says the band will not be performing at the...

Pink Floyd To Perform With Ed Sheeran At Olympics

Pink Floyd will perform with Ed Sheeran at the closing ceremony of the Olympic Games. 'The A Team' hitmaker will take to the stage with the psychedelic legends to perform their track 'Wish You Were...

Roger Waters Disillusioned With Autograph Industry

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters no longer gives out his autograph as he hates seeing his signature up for sale on the Internet.The bassist is refusing to put pen to a host of expensive items...

Roger Waters Leads 2012 Concert Ticket Sales List

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters has beaten Bruce Springsteen to the top of the concert ticket sales list so far this year (12).The rocker's The Wall Live show has grossed almost $160 million (£100 million)...

Pink Floyd, Radiohead Express Anger Over Potential New Royalties Law

The members of rock bands Pink Floyd and Radiohead are among the musicians joining forces to speak out about the drafting of a new European law, which would give collection agencies a grace-period to distribute...

Pink Floyd 'Wish You Were Here Documentary' Maintains Strong Syd Barrett Presence

He may have been long gone form the group's set up, but according to a new documentary Syd Barrett still had an enormous influence over Pink Floyd 's sound well into the seventies and beyond....

Roger Waters' Regrets Over Pink Floyd's Cigar Song

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters is still bitter he wasn't asked to sing the band's Wish You Were Here album fan favourite Have A Cigar - because he believes he would have done a better...

Nick Mason Recalls Wish You Were Here Studio Tensions

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason has shed light on the beginning of the end of the group, opening up about the tensions in the studio as the band recorded 1975 album Wish You Were Here.In...

Natalie Duncan Inspired By Aretha And Radiohead

Natalie Duncan's debut album was inspired by a mix of Aretha Franklin Pink Floyd and Radiohead. The 23-year-old Nottingham native says 'Devil In Me' is ''inconsistent'' with its soul, classical and jazz infused compositions but...

David Gilmour In Bomb Scare

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour fled his holiday home with his family after discovering a World War II bomb buried underneath the site.The music legend is currently renovating his $4.8 million (£3 million) seaside mansion...

Roger Waters Launches Pink Floyd Radio Channel

As Queen have Brian May to, err, spread their legacy to the fans, so Pink Floyd have Roger Waters, a man who never misses a chance to promote his legendary band, with companies happy to...

Alabama Shakes Want To Sing Like Pink Floyd

Alabama Shakes singer Brittany Howard based her singing on Pink Floyd. The 'Hold On' band's singer discovered the British psychedelic rockers when she was a teenager, and decided she wanted to sing like the band's...

Adele's '21' Outsells Michael Jackson's Thriller

Adele 's sophomore record '21' has become the UK's fifth biggest selling album of all time, replacing Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' in the heavyweight list. The 23-year-old's second offering has now sold 4,274,300 copies, 500 more...

David Gilmour Serenades Wife At Birthday Party

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour marked his wife's 50th birthday by serenading her with a love song at a party with family and friends.The romantic rocker marked author Polly Samson's big day by throwing the...

Adele Overtakes Pink Floyd On U.k.'S All-time Album Sales List

Adele's 2012 just keeps getting better - the singer has overtaken rock legends Pink Floyd on the U.K.'s all-time album sales list.Just weeks after her 21 album beat out Michael Jackson's Bad for eighth place...

Taylor Momsen Inspired By Nirvana

Taylor Momsen became a rock musician after growing up listening to AC/DC and Nirvana. The Pretty Reckless frontwoman - currently working on a follow-up to the group's 2010 debut 'Light Me Up' - was inspired...

David Gilmour, Fry & Jones Remember Adams At Concert Benefit

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour and British actors Stephen Fry and Terry Jones teamed up to pay tribute to late author Douglas Adams at a special benefit show on Sunday (11Mar12).The renowned sci-fi writer was...

Roger Waters Clarifies Falkland Islands Comments

Pink Floyd rocker Roger Waters has distanced himself from controversial remarks about the Falklands Islands, insisting he was misquoted when asked about the political debate.Arguments over the British-held islands have been re-ignited ahead of the...

R.i.p Davy Jones: Five Tracks He And The Monkees Left Behind

Davy Jones, the only British member of the manufactured pop group The Monkees, has sadly died today aged 65. The Manchester-born man starred alongside Mickey Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork as the group became...

Roger Waters Backs Penn In Falkland Islands Debate

Pink Floyd rocker Roger Waters has followed Sean Penn's lead by wading into the Falklands Islands debate, insisting the Atlantic Ocean archipelago should belong to Argentina.Political arguments over the British-held islands have been re-ignited ahead...

Coldplay's Brit Award Pyrotechnics Worry Organisers

Coldplay have emerged as unlikely troublemakers ahead of the Brit Awards tomorrow (February 21, 2012), a group who in the past have come across as about as edgy as a water melon apparently causing organisers...

Roger Waters Weds In New York

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters married his fiancee during an intimate ceremony in New York over the weekend (14-15Jan12).Initial reports on Thursday (19Jan12) suggested the British rocker was set to wed Laurie Durning this weekend...

Roger Waters To Wed At The Weekend

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters will marry his fiancee on Saturday (21Jan12) at an intimate ceremony in New York, according to a U.S. report.The British rocker has been engaged to his longtime partner Laurie Durning...

Roger Waters Has Married

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters has married again. The 68-year-old musician tied the knot with his longtime fiancee Laurie Durning in front of just six guests at their home in Southampton, New York last Saturday...

David Gilmour Dismisses Pink Floyd Olympics Reunion Reports

Rocker David Gilmour has squashed reports suggesting the living members of Pink Floyd will reunite for a London Olympics spectacular.The guitar great has been quick to respond to a London Evening Standard story, which linked...

Pink Floyd To Reunite For London Olympics?

Pink Floyd are reportedly set to reunite and perform at the London Olympics. The surviving members from the definitive line-up of the psychedelic rockers last put their differences aside to play charity gig Live 8...

U2 Named Highest Grossing Touring Act

U2 had the highest-earning tour of 2011. The 'Sweetest Thing' rockers grossed more than $293 million at 44 concerts, watched by almost three million people, as their record-breaking 360 Degree tour concluded with a string...

Meryl Streep's Daughters Looking Just As Beautiful As Their Mum At London's 'Iron Lady' Premiere

Meryl Streep was joined by her three daughters at the recent London premiere for her latest role in 'The Iron Lady,' and from the pictures it seems like they've all inherited their mother's good looks....

Paul Mccartney Joined Onstage By Ronnie Wood

Sir Paul McCartney was joined on stage by Ronnie Wood at his concert at The 02 in London last night (05.12.11).The Beatles legend told fans he "had a surprise" for them before introducing The Rolling...

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