Pigs Might Fly: The Inside Story of Pink Floyd

Pigs Might Fly: The Inside Story of Pink Floyd

Mark Blake


In July 2005 in Hyde Park, crimson Floyd played jointly on degree for the 1st time in 24 years with founder member Roger Waters. nearly a 12 months later, reclusive founder-member Syd Barrett died after which in 2008 the dying of keyboard participant Rick Wright proven there will be not more reunions of 1 of the world's largest bands. during this fantastically finished and engrossing historical past of the gang, Mark Blake tells how a gaggle of Cambridge tuition acquaintances went directly to triumph over the area with vintage albums like darkish part of the Moon and want You have been right here, and wear essentially the most surprising exhibits of all time. Drawing on over 100 unique interviews, Pigs could Fly follows purple Floyd the entire manner from the early psychedelic nights at unidentified flying object within the mid-sixties in the course of the acrimonious schism, to the new appearances of David Gilmour and Nick Mason with Roger Waters on the London date on his The Wall journey. Meticulous, exacting and impressive as any red Floyd album, Pigs may perhaps Fly has rightly been acclaimed because the definitive e-book at the band.

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