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Matt Bellamy On Muse’s Upcoming Tour: “It’s Like Our Version Of ‘The Wall’”

Muse is known for making over-the-top musical statements, so it should come as no surprise that they’ve turned to Pink Floyd to influence their epic new stage show.

10/17/2012

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Roger Waters To Show Love For Levon Helm

Waters, who just wrapped up a huge three year tour where he performed Pink Floyd’s The Wall every night, will be playing in relatively stripped down surroundings. Coincidentally, the one time when Waters performed with Helm was at Waters’ one-off performance of The Wall in Germany on July 21, 1990.

09/19/2012

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Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason Thanks Ed Sheeran For Olympics Performance

In an email to Ed Sheeran, Nick Mason wrote: “Hi Ed, Really great experience, many thanks for a great performance. And a great day out!”

08/23/2012

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The Olympic Effect: The Kinks, John Lennon & More Re-enter UK Charts

Though the U.S. charts don’t show the same influence, the Olympics effect is out in full force on on the U.K. charts this week.

08/22/2012

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Your Guide To Olympic Closing Ceremony Music: The Who, The Beatles & What NBC Didn’t Air

The ceremony featured a “Symphony of British Music” over the last 50 years, which included a mega-set by The Who; a touch of Queen, Pink Floyd and The Kinks; five songs by the Beatles (though no Beatles performed in the ceremony); and the first performance in years by the reunited Spice Girls.

08/12/2012

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Pink Floyd: Not Playing The Olympics (But Nick Mason Is)

Sheeran fueled speculation that other members of the legendary group would when he told an Australian radio station that he was performing with Mason but “they’re trying to get someone else” from the band to join them.

08/07/2012

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Pink Floyd To Play The Olympics Closing Ceremony

The Olympics Closing Ceremony rumor mill has run the gamut, with talk of many iconic British acts taking the stage for what’s being touted as a celebration of British music in the last 50 years. Many names have come up, but never has Pink Floyd’s – until now.

08/02/2012

Aerosmith Announces Their "The Global Warming" Tour

Classic Rock’s 5 Most Surprising Reconciliations

This week, Aerosmith kicked off its Global Warming Tour – a tour that, following Steven Tyler’s American Idol-inspired near-replacement in 2010, some thought might not happen. But Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry worked out their […]

06/21/2012

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Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Reaches Major Chart Milestone

Anchored by classic rock hits and powered by a massive, loyal fan base and truly innovative original production, Pink Floyd’s legendary LP The Dark Side of the Moon is the longest-running album in the history […]

03/21/2012

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Old School Grooves

Pop quiz: What do you get when you mix [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Pink Floyd[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles [/lastfm](heavy dose of these guys), and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Queen[/lastfm]?

06/16/2011

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