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Nick Mason Would Pack Immediately For A Pink Floyd A Reunion

Nick Mason ''cheerfully pack tonight'' if Pink Floyd were to reunite.The 73-year-old drummer admits he is keen for the psychedelic rock group to reform for a series of concerts but accepts it is highly unlikely...

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 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 To Release Unheard Material

A new Pink Floyd box set is to contain never-before released material.The legendary prog rock band are to release 'The Early Years 1965-1972', which is a collection they have compiled from scouring the archives.The rare...

David Gilmour Announces Tour

David Gilmour is set to tour for the first time in nine years.The iconic Pink Floyd singer and guitarist will tour the UK and Europe in September to celebrate his as-yet untitled fourth studio album,...

Nick Mason Hints At More Pink Floyd Releases

Nick Mason has hinted there could be more Pink Floyd releases in the future.The band have just released their first album of new songs for 20 years, 'The Endless River', and although the drummer is...

Nick Mason: Waters Will Be 'Charmingly Disapproving' About Album

Nick Mason believes Roger Waters will be ''charmingly disapproving'' about the new Pink Floyd album.The 70-year-old drummer has reconvened with guitarist-and-singer David Gilmour to make group's first new LP for 20 years, 'The Endless River'.Mason...

Roger Waters Denies Involvement In Pink Floyd's New Album

Roger Waters has denied any involvement in Pink Floyd's new album.The bass player - who exited the band in 1985 - took to Facebook to vent his frustration over fans speculating whether he would appear...

Pink Floyd's 'Emotional' New Album

Pink Floyd's new album is an ''evocative and emotional'' tribute to their late band member Richard Wright.Guitarist and vocalist, Dave Gilmour, has revealed that 'The Endless River' - their first album since 1994's 'The Division...

Pink Floyd Dedicating New Album To Late Bandmate

Rockers Pink Floyd are dedicating their first new album in 20 years to late keyboardist Richard Wright.The Comfortably Numb hitmakers will unveil The Endless River in November (14). The material is based on a...

New Pink Floyd Album Is A 'Tribute' To Rick Wright

Pink Floyd's new album 'The Endless River' is the band's ''tribute'' to late keyboard player Rick Wright.The LP features music originally recorded for the band's last studio release, 'The Division Bell', in 1994 and features...

Pink Floyd's New Album Is 'Spacey'

Pink Floyd's new album will be ''very spacey.''The iconic rock group - consisting of Nick Mason and David Gilmour - are set to release 'The Endless River,' their first record since 1994, in October but...

Pink Floyd Confirm New Album For 2014

Pink Floyd have confirmed they will release a new album this year.The 'Another Brick in the Wall' legends are set to bring out 'The Endless River' - their first record since 1994 - in October.The...

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...

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....

Pink Floyd For Charity Reformation?

Pink Floyd could reunite for charity. The legendary 'Wish You Were Here' rockers last performed as a group at the Live 8 concert in London in 2005 and drummer Nick Mason is keen to do...

Gilmour Pays Musical Tribute To Wright

DAVID GILMOUR has paid a musical tribute to his former PINK FLOYD bandmate RICHARD WRIGHT, who died after a short battle with cancer last week (15Sep08) at the age of 65. Gilmour performed a rendition...

Gilmour Pays Tribute To Wright

DAVID GILMOUR has paid tribute to his late former PINK FLOYD bandmate RICHARD WRIGHT, who lost a short battle with cancer on Monday (15Sep08) at the age of 65. Pink Floyd split in 1995, but...

Pink Floyd's Wright Dies

PINK FLOYD rocker RICHARD WRIGHT has died at the age of 65, after a short battle with cancer. The keyboardist was a founder member of the hugely successful band, along with former school friends Roger...

Pink Floyd's Wright Dies

PINK FLOYD rocker RICHARD WRIGHT has died at the age of 65, after a short battle with cancer. The keyboardist was a founder member of the hugely successful band, along with former school friends Roger...

Gilmour To Release Barrett Tribute

PINK FLOYD rocker DAVID GILMOUR is to release a reworking of the group's first ever single ARNOLD LAYNE in memory of former band member SYD BARRETT. Barrett, who left the band in March 1968, died...

Gilmour Refused To Play Wall At Live 8

Former PINK FLOYD guitarist DAVID GILMOUR refused to play the supergroup's biggest hit ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL at Live 8 last summer (02JUL05), because he thought the song's anti-education theme was inappropriate. Gilmour, NICK...

Pink Floyd Will Not Reform

Exasperated rockers PINK FLOYD have slammed new reports of a reunion. The DANGER GAMES hitmakers have been flooded by rumours they are set to reform, ever since they played together at the London leg...

Pink Floyd's Dark Side Over A Backing Singer

Psychedelic rock group PINK FLOYD are being sued by their former backing singer CLARE TORRY for royalties from their 1973 album DARK SIDE OF THE MOON. Singer/songwriter Torry claims she composed track four GREAT...

Pink Floyd Reform In Honour Of Late Manager

Rock legends PINK FLOYD reformed for a one-off performance at the funeral of late manager STEVE O'ROURKE. Bandmates ROGER WATERS, DAVE GILMOUR, NICK MASON and RICHARD WRIGHT took to the stage for the first...

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