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By MARK JEFFERIES PINK Floyd star David Gilmour has revealed the secret of their success - lack of musical talent. He says the band had to be different because they were not good enough to play blues like other groups of the era.
A MUSIC promoter who brought some of the biggest bands to the region is to have his story turned into a multi-million pound movie.
By Jason Bracelin It's like Christmas in July, and Santa's here to pour a little sugar (and arsenic) in your ears. With the year half over, it's time to take stock of the best of albums of '08 thus far.
By Mike Collett-White LONDON (Reuters) - Syd Barrett, the troubled founding member of British rock group Pink Floyd, has died at age 60 after living the life of a recluse for the last 30 years.
By Mike Collett-White LONDON (Reuters) - Syd Barrett, the troubled founding member of Pink Floyd, has died aged 60, after living the life of a recluse for the last 30 years. "The band are naturally very upset and sad to learn of Syd Barrett's death," Pink Floyd said in a statement on Tuesday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Syd Barrett, a founding member of Pink Floyd, has died aged 60, the BBC reported on Tuesday.
BETHLEHEM, West Bank (Reuters) - Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters, who inspired the rock band's iconic album "The Wall," scrawled "tear down the wall" on the concrete panels of Israel's West Bank barrier on Wednesday.
By Ray Waddell NASHVILLE (Billboard) - In a rare
By Emmanuel Legrand LONDON (Billboard) - David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's reunion last July for the Live 8 concert at London's Hyde Park. Quiet but hardly inactive. He has been busy putting the finishing touches on his third solo album in a career that spans close to 40 years.
By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pink Floyd fans waiting in vain for the band to reunite for a tour will have to make do with the next best thing: the first solo trek in more than 20 years by singer/guitarist David Gilmour.
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.