David Gilmour

Amanda Palmer knows this music video might get her in trouble. She made it anyway

Protest art takes many forms: Kathy Griffin decapitated Donald Trump. Meryl Streep condemned Trump. Alec Baldwin impersonated the 45th president. And …

Pink Floyd

Sail Melbourne and Sail Sydney key to 49er and 49er FX plans

by David Sygall today at 5:35 am 27 November - 3 December & 11-17 December 2017<p>David Gilmour and Joel Turner © Australian Sailing<p><b>High-flying 49er</b> …


That Time Frank Zappa Jammed with Pink Floyd

Zappa had no memory of the jam, but the film doesn't lie, people!<p>0<p>SHARES<p>For five days in October 1969, Amougies, Belgium, played host to the Actuel …

Frank Zappa

Hacking pioneer John Draper responds to sexual assault allegations

John Draper, a pioneer in the world of hacking, denies sexually assaulting multiple men while performing so-called “energy workouts,” insisting the …

Jools Holland announces a gig in Hull with his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

Jools Holland & his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra is returning to Hull in 2018.<p>The ensemble will be playing Hull City Hall on Sunday, July 1.<p>Known for …



We know it can be hard to keep up with everything that’s going on in the world, the country and your community. So here are five stories from the …

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Saturday’s best TV: Michael McIntyre’s Big Show; My Country: A Work in Progress

A new run of McIntyre’s cheery variety show and, for a less comfortable alternative, Carol Ann Duffy’s response to Brexit<p>Michael McIntyre’s Big Show<p>8.10pm, BBC One<p>A third run of McIntyre’s amiable funfest introduces a benign nightmare called The Midnight Gameshow: the host bursts into a sleeping …


You can now vote for your favourite vinyl cover artwork of 2017

November 16, 2017 In News<p><b>The Art Vinyl awards are open.</b><p>Art Vinyl’s annual search for the year’s best album cover is here again, asking the public to …

Vinyl Records

KQED Shares Previously Unreleased Video Of Pink Floyd Performing Live In 1970

San Francisco-based Public Broadcasting Station KQED filmed <b>Pink Floyd</b> performing live in 1970 for a special that would air at a later date. …

Pink Floyd

Tonal Recall: The Secrets Behind the Extraordinary Guitar Sounds—“Shine on You Crazy Diamond (Parts I–V),” “Red Barchetta”

Finding out what gear guitarists use isn’t a problem. Most players will gladly recite a list of their favorite guitars and equipment when asked, …


Why you should never ever use your Smartphone at a gig (and, OK, when you can)

A Perfect Circle apparently ejected 60 fans from a recent show for filming the show on their smartphones. Here's the official phones-at-shows rulebook

Classic Rock

Pink Floyd’s Comfortably Numb — one of the best guitar solos of all time?

For a song about a lack of feeling, it has generated moments of high emotion<p>Tuesday, 7 November 2017 by David Cheal

Pink Floyd

8 Famous Guitar Tones That Were Recorded Straight Into the Board

If there’s anything a guitarists love as much as their guitars, it's their amplifiers. Countless words have been written about who used which amp …


Watch David Gilmour Perform "Shine On You Crazy Diamond" with a Street Musician

<b>Photo: Jo Hale/Getty Images</b><p>In August 2006, when David Gilmour was touring behind his then-current album, <i>On an Island</i>, he and his party pulled into …


Watch David Gilmour Invite a Street Musician to Perform "Shine On You Crazy Diamond" with Him

In August 2006, when David Gilmour was touring behind his then-current album, <i>On an Island</i>, he and his party pulled into Venice, Italy, for an outdoor …

Pink Floyd

David Gilmour Appears & Performs On BBC ‘Front Row’

Watch David Gilmour's first public performance of 2017.

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