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Pink Floyd-Comfortably Numb-Knebworth 6-30-90

Practically all of the later headliner performances at the 1990 Knebworth Festival outside of London were plagued by the rain, but the hearty British spirit won the day both onstage and in the soaked crowd. Here is Pink Floyd soldiering through…

Echoes In the Studio-pt 2

In memoriam: Echoes In the Studio, pt 2.

Pink Floyd-Animals 40th Anniversary-Roger Waters,David Gilmour,Nick Mason

David Gilmour,Nick Mason, and Roger Waters explore the dark, ominous, yet vitally important transitional musical missing link, 1977's "Animals".

Pink Floyd-Wish You Were Here-Roger Waters,David Gilmour,Nick Mason

Roger Waters has a completely different recollection than the other three of the 1975 recording sessions for Pink Floyd's Wish You Were Here...
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Pink Floyd-The Endless River-David Gilmour,Nick Mason

Pink Floyd's The Endless River is the fascinating back story of a "final " musical statement, 1994's The Division Bell, which was never intended to be the superstar progressive rock band's last word.

Pink Floyd-The Wall pt1-Roger Waters,David Gilmour,Nick Mason

Roger Waters admitted to me that in 1980 Pink Floyd had been guaranteed one million dollars per night to perform The Wall on a stadium tour. "And I refused to do it outdoors," Waters tells me in this classic rock interview. "But how can you do a show, that's about the alienation you feel about doing stadium shows, in a stadium?"

Pink Floyd-The Division Bell- David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Rick Wright

 Listening to this interview, one of the last ever with the late gentle and fragile original Pink Floyd keyboard player Richard Wright, you would have no indication of the circumstances under which we had this conversation. In mid-March 1994…

Pink Floyd's Rick Wright 3-94

The late original Pink Floyd keyboard player Rick Wright was born July 28th.

Pink Floyd- Dark Side of the Moon- Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Rick Wright

To illustrate how seriously many of the post-British Invasion bands were approaching the rock idiom by April 1973, you need look no further than Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon  to see how this “progressive “ rock movement had matured …