Roger Waters tour to revisit Pink Floyd classic ‘The Wall’ in North America
For the first time in about two decades, Roger Waters will undertake a cover-to-cover performance of one of contemporary music’s most acclaimed works. Beginning in late summer, the veteran musician will play “The Wall” to audiences across North America before taking the tour overseas in 2011. The 35-date North... Read more
Pink Floyd founding member and keyboardist Rick Wright dies
Richard “Rick” Wright, founding member and keyboardist of the legendary rock band Pink Floyd, died earlier today, September 15, after a battle with cancer. The self-taught musician was 65 years old. “The family of Richard Wright, member of Pink Floyd, announce with great sadness that Richard died today... Read more
Pink Floyd might reunite, says guitarist
Although talks of a full Pink Floyd reunion continue to resurface, and just as quickly get knocked down, the band’s guitarist David Gilmour hinted during a recent radio interview with BBC 6Music that the band could reform again for more gigs like they did for 2005’s Live8 one-off charity... Read more
By Chris Licata Vernon, Conn. – Syd Barrett may be dead, but the Pink Floyd show must go on. Tuesday morning a spokeswoman for the band announced that Barrett, one of Floyd’s founding members, had died a few days earlier at 60 years old. Meanwhile in Italy, the band’s... Read more