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WATCH: Three of the Best David Gilmour Solos in Recent History

David Gilmour was born on this day in 1946, and you could say he’s accomplished a thing or two since then, from solo albums to producing—and that’s all in addition to his Pink Floyd legacy. After joining—and ultimately replacing— Syd Barrett as the co-lead singer, songwriter, and guitarist in the...
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New Pink Floyd Book To Be Released In February

In celebration of the 45th Anniversary of PINK FLOYD's epic Dark Side of the Moon album, a new book about how PINK FLOYD reinvented themselves after the departure of founding member SYD BARRETT is set for February.
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Top Three Pink Floyd Songs from the Syd Barrett Era

While some of Pink Floyd’s most popular albums were created with co-lead singer David Gilmour , they were influenced by the unfortunate downward spiral of co-founder, original singer/songwriter, and guitarist, Syd Barrett. Barrett’s drug abuse and mental illness led to increasingly erratic behavior...
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