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5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Classic Albums Live Presents Pink Floyd's Dark Side of The Moon at bergenPAC, 8/21

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 Thursday, August 21th 2014 at 8PM.

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

12 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Big box-office numbers for Gimli Film Festival

ADVANCE ticket sales and a strong lineup of films are highlighted in an 82 per cent increase in box office sales at the Gimli Film Festival.

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Related Topix: Canada, Pop/Rock

16 hrs ago | Billboard

Billy Bragg Helps Reintroduce Guitars Into British Prisons

The veteran musician and activist had pushed for a relaxing of a recent ban which meant prisoners couldn't play steel-stringed guitars outside supervised sessions.

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Related Topix: The Smiths, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Newsday

Government ends prison guitar ban

A ban on steel-string guitars in prison cells in England and Wales has been reversed after a campaign by rock stars including Billy Bragg and Johnny Marr.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Ultimate-guitar.com

Pink Floyd Album Update: 'It's Not What Fans Will Necessarily Expect' [News]

With the new Pink Floyd album looming over the horizon, an insider shared a few tidbits regarding the overall vibe, noting that the record won't be bringing any hit singles, and will also mark the end of the band.

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Related Topix: Pink Floyd, Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 28, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Pink Floyd's new album is 'spacey'

The iconic rock group - consisting of Nick Mason and David Gilmour - are set to release 'The Endless River,' their first record since 1994, in October but fans are likely to be shocked by the hotly anticipated LP.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Jul 25, 2014

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Drummer Chris Slade Reflects on His AC/DC Audition and Departure from the Band

Even with a resume that includes membership in The Firm -- Jimmy Page 's post- Led Zeppelin band -- as well as backing Pink Floyd 's David Gilmour , drummer Chris Slade still had to try out circa the late 1980s for AC/DC .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ac/DC, Hard-Rock, Led Zeppelin

Wed Jul 23, 2014

JamBase

Flashback | Roger Waters Reunites With Pink Floyd In 2005

For just about 25 minutes on July 2, 2005 the eyes of the music world turned to London's Hyde Park, where Roger Waters performed with David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Richard Wright for the first time in 24 years at the Live 8 concert.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Pink Floyd

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

Ten Most Essential and Underrated Prog Rock Albums

Broward County is about to receive a wave of live shows by some classic progressive rock bands or their tribute spawn.

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Related Topix: Broward County, FL, Progressive-Rock, The Musical Box, Pop/Rock, Genesis, Yes, Pink Floyd

The Winnipeg Free Press

Location, location, location

At the Gimli Film Festival, audiences can take in Dark Side of the Rainbow, the celebrated mash-up of The Wizard of Oz coupled with an eerily appropriate soundtrack consisting of Pink Floyd's exercise in '70s psychedelia, Dark Side of the Moon.

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Related Topix: Canada, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Horror Movies, Thriller, Dead Calm, Celebrities, Billy Zane

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'Great training for rock and roll': Had Nick Mason not...

Nick Mason has been the only constant through Pink Floyd's many incarnations since the mid-1960s, drumming behind frontmen from Syd Barrett to Roger Waters to David Gilmour.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Syd Barrett

VH1

Shine On: The 10 Best Rick Wright Pink Floyd Songs Top 10 Rick Wright Pink Floyd Songs

With the forthcoming release of Pink Floyd 's The Endless River , a collection of posthumous recordings with late keyboardist Richard Wright during sessions for 1994's The Division Bell , it got us thinking of all the fantastic material that the founding Floyd member wrote or co-wrote during his time with the legendary band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Best of 2007, Syd Barrett, Music, Entertainment

Hartlepool Mail

Pupils on song

More than 80 pupils from Our Lady of the Rosary Primary School, in Peterlee, took part in a rare musical performance with a showing to classmates and another to parents.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Centre Daily Times

Welcome to The Machine: Updated light show, lineup testament to band's Pink Floyd likeness

Music critics throughout the country say The Machine sounds just like Pink Floyd.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Pink Floyd, State College, PA

Thu Jul 17, 2014

NME

50 Geeky Facts About Pink Floydfour

Pink Floyd will be bringing out a new album in October called 'The Endless River'.

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The Jewish News Weekly

Rockets force cancellation of Neil Young concert

The July 17 performance by Neil Young and Crazy Horse at Yarkon Park was canceled on July 13, according to the Shuki Weiss production company, due to "missile attacks in recent days and the fear for the audience's safety at an event with so many participants."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Roger Waters

Watersblogged

Various Household & Bathroom Items, 4x CDs

Please note up to 24 hrs notice is required from the time of payment in order that the items can be made ready by calling 01908 686091 Delivery,Miscellaneous Delivery cost includes collection from Police Force, packing & onward shipment.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin, Robert Plant

Wed Jul 16, 2014

MusicEmissions

Marbin - Last Chapter Of Dreaming

Jazz is arguably the biggest constant here. There is world music here, though, too.

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Related Topix: Dreaming, Pop/Rock, Add, Alternative-Rock

MusicEmissions

Kingbathmat - Truth Button

I really dig the mix of sounds on this album. You've got some seriously metallic elements at play, and some songs really showcase a lot of that.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

Should We Look Forward to Pink Floyd's New Album?

When news trickled out last week that Pink Floyd was releasing a new album in October titled The Endless River , you couldn't help but to get giddy.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

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