Wednesday, July 12, 2006

R.I.P Syd Barrett

In tribute to the late Syd Barret (Roger Keith Barrett) one of the founding members of Pink Floyd, was one of the most influential people in rock to the likes of Paul McCartney, David Bowie, Jimmy Page, Brian Eno and The Damned. His time in the spotlight with Pink Floyd only lasted four years (1965-1968) until leaving the band to work on his solo career which took over five years (1968-1972). He passed away at the age of 60 on Friday 7th July, 2006 due to diabetes-related illness.

Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here
Pink Floyd Time
Syd Barrett No Good Trying
Syd Barrett Octopus

By: Sandra


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