Pink Floyd

Rock Flashback: The Winter of ’77

Because so much of the classic-rock canon comes from the 1970s, it’s pretty easy to pick any random week of that decade and point to one or more songs or albums that were all over […]

03/06/2011

Video Classics: ‘Hey You’ – Pink Floyd

Haunting and despairing, Pink Floyd’s 1979 song “Hey You” opened the second disk of their landmark double album, The Wall. Though not heard in the movie version of The Wall, it is one of the […]

02/10/2011

The “Madcap” Songs Of Pink Floyd Founder Syd Barrett Shine On New Retrospective

Most longtime [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Pink Floyd[/lastfm] fans know the song “Shine On You Crazy Diamond” was written about one of the band’s founding members, [lastfm link_type=""]Syd Barrett[/lastfm], who’d left the group in 1968 due to some […]

11/14/2010

“Another Gibb In The Wall”

Are you familiar with “mash-ups?”  That’s when two songs – usually of different genres and styles – are mixed together.  This may be the BEST one I’ve heard yet!  The [lastfm]Bee Gees[/lastfm]‘ “Stayin’ Alive” and [lastfm]Pink Floyd[/lastfm]‘s “Another […]

10/14/2010

Roger Waters Talks Media, The Meaning Of Life, And Bo Diddley In ’80s Interviews

It is turning out to be an eventful 2010 for [lastfm]Roger Waters[/lastfm]. He briefly reconciled and reunited with his former Pink Floyd bandmate [lastfm]David Gilmour[/lastfm] at the Hoping Foundation charity gig in England last July. […]

10/08/2010

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