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NYC’s 92Y Cancels Roger Waters Appearance Amid Jewish Pressure

Manhattan’s 92nd Street YMCA (92Y) has cancelled an event with former Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters, following pressure from members of the Jewish community over the rocker’s criticism of Israel over the years. “It’s absolutely […]

04/04/2013

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Pink Floyd Almost Made A Rap-Rock Album

Pink Floyd‘s thirteenth studio album, A Momentary Lapse of Reason, almost had rapping on it. Possibly due to an, ahem, “momentary lapse of reason” on the part of producer Bob Ezrin. In 1987, the rapping […]

04/02/2013

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Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Preserved in National Recording Registry

The National Recording Registry at the Library of Congress has announced 25 recordings selected for preservation, and Pink Floyd’s legendary The Dark Side of the Moon, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend, is among […]

03/22/2013

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Not Fade Away: Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’ Turns 40

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, […]

03/22/2013

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CBS Radio DJs Talk Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’

This weekend, Pink Floyd‘s Dark Side Of The Moon celebrates its 40th birthday. One of the most enduring pieces of music of the rock and roll era, it has sold over 15 million copies in […]

03/21/2013

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Not Fade Away: Pink Floyd’s ‘The Final Cut’ Turns 30

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades — some iconic, some lesser known —  as they celebrate significant anniversaries.  First up is Pink […]

03/21/2013

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‘Dark Side Of The Moon’ Turns 40 – Celebrate With Pink Floyd Global Listening Party This Weekend

This week, one of the most popular albums in music history will also be hitting the big 4-0. Pink Floyd‘s The Dark Side of the Moon will celebrate its 40th anniversary on Sunday, March 24. […]

03/21/2013

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Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Urges Artists To Boycott Israel

Former Pink Floyd singer Roger Waters has never been one to shy away from controversy, most recently drawing criticism from the Anti-Defamation League for a video segment depicting dollar signs next to the Star of […]

03/20/2013

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Daft Punk Revives The Great Rock Album TV Ad

During the March 2 episode of Saturday Night Live, enigmatic dance act Daft Punk shocked the music world by airing a new 15-second TV commercial. Furthering the French band’s mystique, the spot revealed virtually no […]

03/06/2013

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Roger Waters To Jon Stewart On ‘The Daily Show': ‘I’m Trying Desperately To Keep Up With You’

Last night (January 14th), former Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters, appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to discuss his plans for bringing his Wall tour to Europe, his relief and benefit work, and how the meanings […]

01/15/2013

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