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Pink Floyd's Pig Flies Again

Pink Floyd's legendary Animals album cover was recreated in London on Monday (26Sep11) as an inflatable pig was flown over the city's iconic Battersea Power Station.The 1977 cover art featured a giant pig floating over...

Nick Mason Wants Pink Floyd Reunion

Nick Mason would love a Pink Floyd reunion. After he and the surviving band members - Roger Waters and David Gilmour - previously reunited in May to join Roger at his solo concert in London...

Foo Fighters And Pearl Jam Join Pink Floyd Tributes

Foo Fighters and Pearl Jam are among the bands who will pay tribute to legendary rockers Pink Floyd as part of a U.S. TV event.The two acts, along with Mgmt, The Shins and Dierks Bentley,...

Pink Floyd Pig To Fly Again

The Pink Floyd Pig will float above London's Battersea Power Station on Monday (26.09.11) to celebrate the launch of 'Why Pink Floyd.?'.EMI Music have confirmed they will mark the release the remasters and collectors campaign...

David Gilmour Ordered To Pull Beach Hut Down

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has been ordered to pull down his bright yellow beach hut in East Sussex, England, because local officials consider it an eyesore.The rocker uses the shed, based on the driveway...

Pink Floyd Never Mastered 'Reggae'

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason believes the only musical genres the band never mastered were "punk and reggae".The band is known for its genre-defying albums and the 67-year-old musician believes the experimental nature of their...

Gilmour's Jailed Son 'Facing Investigation Over Smuggled Coins'

Pink Floyd rocker David Gilmour's incarcerated son is facing an inquiry by prison bosses after allegedly smuggling $4.80 (£3) into jail.Charlie Gilmour was sentenced to 16 months in jail after he was caught on camera...

'Lost' Syd Barrett Songs To Be Released

Pink Floyd are planning to release several unheard songs by legendary late rocker Syd Barrett as part of a trawl through the band's back catalogue.The rockers have opened their vaults and will release a haul...

Gilmour's Wife Receiving Hate Mail Over Jailed Son

Pink Floyd rocker David Gilmour's wife has been sent hate mail following the imprisonment of their son last month (Jul11).Charlie Gilmour was sentenced to 16 months in jail after he was caught on camera rampaging...

Sir Elton Sends Books To Gilmour's Jailed Son

Sir Elton John has reached out to the jailed son of Pink Floyd rocker David Gilmour by sending the youngster a box of books to keep him occupied while behind bars.Charlie Gilmour was sentenced to...

Gilmour's Son To Appeal Sentence

Pink Floyd rocker David Gilmour and his wife are planning to help their son appeal his 16-month prison sentence for violent disorder during London's student fee protests in December (10).Charlie Gilmour was arrested after he...

Gilmour's Son Jailed Over Student Riots

Pink Floyd rocker David Gilmour's son has been jailed for 16 months for rampaging across London during the city's student riots in December (10).Charlie Gilmour admitted violent disorder after he was arrested for his involvement...

Gilmour's Son Jailed Over Student Riots

Pink Floyd rocker David Gilmour's son has been jailed for 16 months for rampaging across London during the city's student riots in December (10).Charlie Gilmour admitted violent disorder after he was arrested for his involvement...

Gilmour Accompanies Son To Sentencing Hearing

Pink Floyd star David Gilmour accompanied his adopted son to court on Thursday (14Jul11) for a sentencing hearing after the youngster pleaded guilty to violent disorder in London's student riots.Cambridge University student Charlie Gilmour was...

Pink Floyd Team Up For Charity

Pink Floyd have joined forces again - the once-feuding bandmates have signed a guitar to raise money for charity.The group stunned fans with a one-off reunion during Roger Waters' show at London's 02 Arena in...

John Squire Finds Band Reunions 'Tragic'

John Squire thinks bands such as Blur, Suede and Pulp reuniting is "tragic".The former Stone Roses guitarist - who has turned his back on music and now works an artist - denies his band will...

Roger Waters Has 'No Wish' To Be Part Of Pink Floyd Again

Roger Waters has dismissed speculation of a full-blown reunion with his Pink Floyd bandmembers following their surprise gig appearance together earlier this month (May11) - insisting he has "no wish" to be in the group...

Pink Floyd School To Close

A London school Pink Floyd help found in 1971 is set to close due to U.K. government budget cuts.The rockers, who famously sang Another Brick In The Wall about disaffected schoolkids, aided the set-up of...

Nick Mason Hints At Pink Floyd Reunion

Pink Floyd's Nick Mason says there is an "outside possibility" of the rock group reuniting. The drummer - who last week played with fellow remaining band members bassist Roger Waters and guitarist David Gilmour at...

Lady Gaga Is A 'Traditional' Girl

Lady Gaga is "quite traditional" when it comes to family. The 'Judas' hitmaker - who is known for her love of eccentric outfits, including a dress made of meat and arriving in an 'egg' for...

Roger Waters Thanks Fans At The Wall Live

Roger Waters paid tribute to his fans as he performed 'The Wall Live' in London last night (18.05.11).After completing his sixth sell-out concert at The 02 arena, the 67-year-old musician revealed he had never been...

Nick Mason Surprised Pink Floyd Recordings Not Lost

Nick Mason "assumed" certain recordings from the soon to be released Pink Floyd archives had been lost.The drummer with the legendary 'Another Brick in the Wall' hitmakers is pleased to be unveiling remastered versions of...

Pink Floyd Reunite Onstage

Surviving Pink Floyd members Roger Waters, Nick Mason and David Gilmour were reunited onstage last night (12.05.11).The guitarist and drummer of the legendary psychedelic rockers joined Roger for his solo concert rendition of the group's...

Pink Floyd Reunite At Roger Waters' London Show

The existing members of Pink Floyd stunned fans at a Roger Waters concert in London on Thursday night (12May11) by joining the rocker onstage.Rumours of a group reunion have been swirling for months, but David...

Pink Floyd Archives To Be Released

A huge number of previously unheard Pink Floyd recordings are set for release. The legendary psychedelic band are unveiling remastered versions of their 14 albums as well as multi-disc sets containing alternate takes, unreleased tracks,...

Pink Floyd Open The Vaults For Pre-christmas Bonanza

Pink Floyd's lost recordings are to be released as part of an upcoming Why Pink Floyd? reissues campaign.The group has opened its vaults and plans to release a treasure trove of never-released material, according to...

Gilmour's Son Admits Riot Charge

The adopted son of Pink Floyd star David Gilmour has been warned he faces a jail sentence after he admitted his involvement in the London student riots.Disgraced university undergraduate Charlie Gilmour was caught on camera...

Evan Rachel Wood Confirms She Is Bisexual

Evan Rachel Wood, the American actress and former girlfriend of Marilyn Manson, has revealed that she is bisexual. Evan Rachel Wood told Esquire Magazine that she dates women as well as men and is "into...

Roger Waters Is A Frequent Crier

Pink Floyd rocker Roger Waters still bears the emotional scars of his tough upbringing - he bursts into tears whenever he is under stress.The bassist was raised by his mother after his father died on...

Stolen Syd Barrett Painting Returned To Gallery

A painting by late Pink Floyd star Syd Barrett has been returned to a gallery in London after a thief stole it from an exhibition.The canvas self-portrait, completed in the early 1960s before the rocker...

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