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Roger Waters Performs At Charity Benefit

Pink Floyd star Roger Waters performed at a star-studded charity gala over the weekend to promote chemical-free landscape gardening.

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Related Topix: Pink Floyd, Pop/Rock, Hampton, NY, East Hampton, NY, Laurie Anderson, Avantgarde, The B-52'S

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Guitar World

'Pink Floyd: The Black Strat' Tells History of David Gilmour's Iconic Guitar

Catch a rare inside glimpse of one of the world's most revered guitarists, David Gilmour, and his iconic Black Stratocaster.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Maldonandburnham Standard

the Uk's number one tribute to the legendary Pink Floyd are coming to Chelmsford next month.

Think Floyd, who are renowned for their stunning shows replicating one of the biggest bands of all time, will be at the Civic Theatre on Thursday, September 18. Now in their 20th year, the band will recreate the Floyd magic with life like atmosphere, visuals and the stunning sounds of the band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Syd Barrett

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Newsday

Hangin' in the Hamptons: Best bets for summer finale

The nonprofit environmental group Azuero Earth Project is hosting its second Biennial Family Picnic and Concert benefit Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m., and the gathering looks to please music lovers with performances by former "Saturday Night Live" musical director G.E. Smith and Pink Floyd... The nonprofit environmental group Azuero Earth Project is ... (more)

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Related Topix: Indie, Non-Profit, Pop/Rock, East Hampton, NY, Montauk, NY

WMMO-FM Orlando

Favorite Guitar Riff?

Inspired by a recent poll done by BBC Radio 2, I thought we could do our own survey for all you music fanatics out there - What is your favorite guitar riff of all time? BBC Radio 2 asked listeners to vote based on a list of 100 guitar riffs that were complied from DJ's, record producers, and music critics.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Joe Walsh, Music!, We Are the Champions, Queen, Celebrities, The Eagles

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Ultimate-guitar.com

Roger Waters: 'The Moral Perversity Of U.S. Position In Gaza Is Stunning' [News]

Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters recently issued a lengthy essay on his stance towards the current situation in Gaza, severely criticizing actions of the United States government.

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Related Topix: Prison, World News, Pop/Rock, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel

Billboard

'The Kate Bush Story: Running Up That Hill' Documentary: Review

On Tuesday, Kate Bush will take over London's Eventim Apollo for 22 nights of concerts collectively entitled "Before the Dawn" .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Something Else! Reviews

'I should try and do something': David Gilmour was at...

Pink Floyd was in the midst of completing the 1975 Wish You Were Here album when David Gilmour came across a youthful singer-songwriter named Kate Bush.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Pink Floyd, Kate Bush

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Canada.com

The purity of Elephant Stone's Three Poisons

When Montreal psychedelic rockers Elephant Stone toured with the Zombies last year, drummer Miles Dupire received a memorable endorsement from Jim Rodford, the touring bassist for the legendary British band.

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Cape Cod Times

Band captures classic album note for note

Prior to Saturday night's Classic Albums Live performance of Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon," I had never actually heard the album from start to finish.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

ContactMusic.com

BBC4's 'The Kate Bush Story' Whets Appetite for the Real Thing

Kate Bush fans were treated to extraordinary documentary on BBC4 on Friday night .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Kate Bush, Arts, Dance

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Sand Trap

Any Music Lovers?

On April 1st R.E.M. releases a new Album called 'Accelerate'. These guys were so great, they had one of the longest streaks of GREAT albums of almost any band I can think of: Everything they did on IRS+Orange and maybe half of Monster.

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Related Topix: Hard-Rock, Tony Iommi, Pop/Rock, Progressive-Rock, Theater, Arts, Black Sabbath, Dream Theater, The Ramones, Punk

D Magazine

Things To Do In Dallas This Weekend: Aug. 22-24

It's hard to believe that a film that's held up as well as the Wizard of Oz could possibly be three-quarters-of-a-century old, but it's true.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

JamBase

Official Video | Pink Floyd - Careful With That Axe, Eugene

As hard as it is to believe, Pink Floyd didn't have any of their shows professionally filmed for a bulk of the '70s.

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Denver Westword

Portugal. The Man's 'Secret,' Instantly Sold-Out Show at Larimer Lounge

As the old saying goes, "Any show that starts with a giant singalong to Pink Floyd's 'Another Brick in the Wall pt.

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Related Topix: Electronic, Pop/Rock

Baltimore Jewish Times

Anti-Israel Celebrities and Their Brands

During the current conflict in Gaza, a number of celebrities have voiced their opinions in support of either the Israeli or Palestinian positions.

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Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Pop/Rock

IcNetwork

Review: Australian Pink Floyd at Greenwich Music Time

In fairness, the organisers wouldn't have expected this. Not at a gig aimed at middle-aged people, set in the palatial grounds of the Old Royal Naval College.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Classic Albums Live Presents Pink Floyd's Dark Side of The Moon at bergenPAC Tonight

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey announces Classic Albums Live Presents Pink Floyd's Dark Side of The Moon tonight, August 21th 2014 at 8PM.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Englewood, NJ, Symphony, Arts

RTE.ie

Kate Bush returns to live gigs after 35-year lapse

As she returns to live performing after 35 years, the new documentary, The Kate Bush Story : Running Up That Hill explores Kate Bush's extraordinary musical career.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Arts, Dance

Ultimate-guitar.com

Roger Waters Chronicles His Record-Breaking 'The Wall Live Tour' In New Documentary [News]

Between 2010 and 2013, Roger Waters embarked on " The Wall Live Tour ," a large-scale re-imagining of Pink Floyd 's 1980 " Wall Tour " .

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Music!, Pink Floyd The Wall, Roger Waters, Pop/Rock, Pink Floyd

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