Tagged: Syd Barrett

The Lyrics of Syd Barrett Book 2021 Rob Chapman featured

The Lyrics of Syd Barrett Book Feb 21 by Rob Chapman

Omnibus Press will release The Lyrics of Syd Barrett book next year on 18th February and will be available in all good bookstores including Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com. It is an official book. The book has had the involvement of Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour who has been carefully checking the lyrics that are included in the book. He mentioned it...

The Summer of Love, Men on the Border, Concert 2020

Syd Barrett: The Summer of Love Concert in Sweden 2020

Swedish band Men on the Border are to stage another spectacular concert in tribute to Syd Barrett in August 2020 in Sweden. Rock band Men On The Border and the Sandviken Symphony Orchestra plan to repeat their 2016 Cambridge success at Berwaldhallen in Stockholm, 14th November 2020. As a very special guest, we are privileged to announce guitarist Janne Schaffer,...

Marianne Faithfull on Motorbike, 1968

New Roger Waters Song on Marianne Faithfull’s Forthcoming Album

Pink Floyd co-founder and principal songwriter Roger Waters has penned a new song for Marianne Faithfull’s new album Give My Love to London. The album will be released in September 2014 and does not feature Roger Waters performing as a musician. Some will be disappointed by that, others less so. The new album also features music contributions from Nick Cave,...

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Review and Photos from Hipgnosis – Masters of Album Cover Art Launch Event

I had the pleasure of attending the launch event for¬†Hipgnosis- Masters of Album Cover Art at St Pauls Gallery in Birmingham on 22nd Feb 2014. In addition to the treasure trove of beautifully presented historic album cover art, there was an entertaining talk from Hipgnosis co-founder Aubrey “Po” Powell and Graham Gouldman from the band 10cc. There are lots of...