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Roger Waters The Lockdown Sessions

Roger Waters Lockdown Sessions Physical Release on CD/LP

Those of us who prefer the physical media of CDs and Vinyl will be please to know that Roger Waters’ Lockdown Sessions is being released on both CD and LP. They will be released on 2nd June 2023. Order Amazon.co.uk or Amazon.com In December 2022 we were treated to the streaming version of the Lockdown Sessions, but many people will be glad to have on glorious vinyl. The Lockdown Sessions was recorded at home during the Covid lockdown between 2020 and 2021. The collection includes five seminal tracks from across Roger Waters’ time with Pink Floyd and his solo career; “Mother” and “Vera” from Pink Floyd The Wall; “Two Suns In The Sunset” and “The Gunner’s Dream” from Waters’ final Pink Floyd album, The Final Cut; and “The Bravery of Being Out Of Range” from his highly acclaimed solo album, Amused To Death. Waters’ new version of the classic Pink...

Roger Waters New Album 2023 Recording The Gunners Dream

New Roger Waters Album Out Next Year – The Lockdown Sessions

Roger Waters has a new album out, probably next year, and is currently away being mastered ready for release! This is in addition to another potential album from him “The Bar” centred around a new long song which he played for a Julian Asange benefit event last October 2021. Not to mention Roger Waters’ Memoirs. He revealed the news whilst recording a version of The Grayzone podcast. You can watch a video of the podcast recording below and there is also a transcript underneath the video of what he said. Thanks to The Pink Floyd Collectors for the heads up. During lock down Roger and the band recorded lots of new versions of various songs that they were working on and shared them as he went along. It would seem these recordings have probably been spruced up and sent to me mastered to make them sound nice and polished ready...

Roger Waters Newport Folk Festival 2015

Listen to New Roger Waters Song at Newport Folk Festival

Roger Waters performed at the Newport Folk Festival on Friday 24th July 2015 treating fans to several of his well known numbers as well as a brand new song! The new song is called “Crystal Clear” and features Roger performing piano on stage for the first time in his musical career! You can watch a video of the performance below – best be quick before it gets deleted off Youtube! Rogers’ all-acoustic performance had a range of songs from his career including some from his Pink Floyd days, some from his solo album days and he even threw in some covers for good measure! The set list went like this: Pink Floyd (“Mother”, “Wish You Were Here”, “Brain Damage”, “Eclipse”), solo material (“Amused to Death”, “The Bravery of Being Out of Range”), a new song called “Crystal Clear”, and covers of Bob Dylan’s “Forever Young”, Buddy Miller’s “Wide River to Cross”,...

David Gilmour and Ben Watt The Levels

Watch David Gilmour Live Acoustic Song with Ben Watt – The Levels

Watch David Gilmour perform guitar in a live version of the song “The Levels” from Ben Watt’s forthcoming album Hendra. This live version was recorded at David’s Medina Studio in Hove last month. Ben Watt spent 20 years in the band Everything But The Girl and this song is a beautiful piece of music. Take a listen below and note that the album, featuring David Gilmour on guitar, is released on 14th April 2014. Feel free to leave a comment and let us know what you think of the song and if you are more excited now about the prospect of David Gilmour himself releasing the new album he has been working on!