Tag: Pink Floyd

David Gilmour: Touching the Sun

David Gilmour kicked off the North American leg of his Rattle That Lock tour a year ago, this month, the first outing for the Pink Floyd guitarist since his On An Island tour in 2006. Of the 11 U.S. dates…

Music History November 14

BORN ON NOVEMBER 13 1905 – John Henry Barbee, American blues singer and guitarist (d. 1964) 1915 – Martha Tilton, American popular singer (d. 2006) 1919 – Johnny Desmond, American popular singer (d. 1985) 1936 – Carey Bell, American blues…

A Saucerful of Secrets: The Metamorphosis of Pink Floyd

In the summer of 1968, Pink Floyd released A Saucerful of Secrets, the follow-up to their promising debut album and that unique landmark of British psychedelia, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios in late…