Posts in category "Pink Floyd"

Today in Music History: David Gilmour

On this date sixty-five years ago, David Gilmour is born in Cambridge.  Here Pink Floyd performs a song from The Wall that he co-wrote:      

The Internet Radio Project - Introduction

The Internet Radio Project - Introduction
One of the not so secret projects I’m working on is the development of a streaming Internet radio station. I am fortunate to live in a city with nearly eighty AM and FM radio stations.  The sad truth is that most of them flat out suck.  There was a time when radio was a very... Read more »

Concert Review - Roger Waters plays "The Wall" at the United Center

Concert Review - Roger Waters plays "The Wall" at the United Center
Roger Waters at the United Center, photo by Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune It’s difficult to imagine Roger Waters being able to carry off a performance of a Pink Floyd album by himself.  However, since “The Wall” is perhaps his magnum opus (that means greatest work for those of you who haven’t taken Latin or Literature... Read more »
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Videos of the Day

I haven’t run this feature in a while.  Today’s theme is “That’s Entertainment” or Show Biz First is Paul Weller of the Jam with Noel Gallagher of Oasis doing “That’s Entertainment” Another lesser known favorite is “The Entertainer” by Billy Joel from Streetlife Serenade. It takes a pretty caustic view of life in the music... Read more »
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