Syd Barrett and Pink Floyd

Syd Barrett and Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd founder member Richard Wright dies at 65

RICHARD Wright, a founder member of Pink Floyd, died today at the age of 65 after battling cancer, his spokesman said.

Almost as good as the real thing

THEY say that if you remember the Sixties, you weren't there - and vice-versa. This being so, odds are you never had the chance to see the legendary Pink Floyd live. And even if you did, well, you probably don't remember it now.

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Syd Barrett

Musician and founding member of Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd's Syd Barrett dies at 60

SYD Barrett, legendary founding member, guitarist, singer and lyricist of Pink Floyd, has died at the age of 60.

Syd Barrett, founder member of Pink Floyd, dies aged 60

THE founding lead singer of Pink Floyd, Syd Barrett, has died at his Cambridge home from diabetes. He was 60.

David Gilmour


Your Israel gig is another brick in the wall, star told

PALESTINIAN artists have appealed to the British musician Roger Waters, who wrote the song Another Brick in the Wall when he was with Pink Floyd, to cancel a concert in Israel out of solidarity with their fight against Israel's West Bank barrier.

Pink Floyd voted best rock act

Pink Floyd have been named the world's greatest rock act of all time.

Old rockers in the pink as album sales soar after Live 8

PINK Floyd have seen album sales rocket 13-fold following their triumphant appearance at Live 8.

My first record

PINK FLOYD’S Wish You Were Here was my first purchase. I was relatively old, I suppose - probably about 14. I enjoyed the cover - you know, two men shaking hands and one of them’s on fire. I’ve still got it on tape, as well as on CD. It’ll always be a favourite - it’s timeless isn’t it? A classic.

Fight for the Pink pounds

A GROUP of thirtysomethings who sang on the anthemic Pink Floyd hit Another Brick In The Wall 25 years ago could pick up thousands of pounds in royalties.

Ex-pupils seeking royalties from Pink Floyd classic

A GROUP of former London schoolchildren who sang on Pink Floyd’s 1979 classic Another Brick In The Wall have lodged a claim for unpaid royalties.

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