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Pink Floyd’s First New Album in 20 Years

The Division Bell, what has heretofore been considered Pink Floyd’s final album, was released in 1994. There were some other recordings done around the same time, and they have been in the vault for 20 years. Now that the anniversary of that record is coming around, bandleader David Gilmour has decided to pull out that material and do something exciting …

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Roger Waters Returns To Wounded Soldier Benefit

Roger Waters is making a return to the wounded soldier benefit, Stand Up For Heroes. He previously played the benefit in 2012, which was the 6th time the event had happened, in New York. He performed along with other musicians and young soldiers who had been injured in the war. The annual fundraising benefit supports wounded veterans through the Bob …

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Roger Waters of Pink Floyd: “Billboard” Speaker

English singer/songwriter God, Roger Waters (yes, the same Roger of the badass rock band, Pink Floyd) is still influencing crowds. And no, I’m not talking about the impact he’s had on the thousands of fans gathering at his recent Wall Live tours either. Waters will be entertaining fans in a different, much-less “Broadway spectacle ” manner as he was named …

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Bob Geldof is a Rocket Man

Irish rock singer, author, and political activist Bob Geldof has led an extremely eventful and successful life so far. Geldof, frontman of the Irish rock band “The Boomtown Rats”, gained popularity throughout the 70’s and 80’s for his unique brand of ‘New Wave’ vocals and has been continuing to ride that ‘new wave’ of success ever since. However, the announcement …

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Pink Floyd Prop Confuses Pro-Jewish Groups

A seminal Pink Floyd album, The Wall, was released in late 1979 – almost 34 years ago. Since then, maybe long before then, Floyd fans have laughed at all the straights and their misunderstanding of the contents of the album, as well as their completely missing the point of the band in the first place. As if it still needed …

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Pink Floyd’s Entire Catalog Now Streaming on Spotify

Hey you! Yeah, you. Are you a Pink Floyd fan who uses Spotify? Awesome. Starting today, the full Pink Floyd catalog is now available on the streaming music service. We’re talking hundreds of tracks here and all the classic albums. From Piper At the Gates of Dawn to The Division Bell, and from Dark Side of the Moon to The …

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Pink Floyd Coming to Spotify as Soon as We Stream ‘Wish You Were Here’ 1 Million Times

If you love Pink Floyd and want to see their entire catalog come to Spotify – there’s something you gotta do. No, don’t worry – it’s not that hard. All you have to do is go listen to one of the band’s most timeless songs, “Wish You Were Here.” And as soon as that play count hits 1 million, Spotify …

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Pink Floyd Artist Dies; Storm Thorgerson Was 69

Storm Thorgerson, the artist behind many classic album covers, has died at the age of 69. According to an Associated Press report, Thorgerson died “surrounded by family and friends” and his death was peaceful. He had reportedly been suffering from an unnamed illness for “some time.” The artist had suffered a stroke in 2003. Thorgerson grew up in Cambridge, England, …

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