Their atmospheric, unreleased ‘Big Spliff’ sessions apparently sparked a new project.
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‘Far too good for us’: You know Syd Barrett and David Gilmour; meet Pink Floyd’s forgotten guitarist
“He’s a great guitar player,” Nick Mason says. “I’m very fond of him.”
After briefly trying a five-man lineup with Barrett, Gilmour admits they “ceased to go pick him up.”
Gilmour also worked with the ex-Everything But the Girl member on his new solo album.
The guitarist’s last studio project was 2006′s ‘On an Island.’
‘We ended up going down some cul-de-sacs’: On David Gilmour’s experimental first projects with Pink Floyd
David Gilmour joined Pink Floyd as the band was completing its final recording with original frontman Syd Barrett. But 1968′s Saucerful of Secrets didn’t herald a new direction, so much as the beginning of a long period of experimentation.
Warren Zevon died on September 7th, 2003. However, he left a wonderful legacy of colorful music. There are plenty of great albums that comprise that legacy
Beatles 101 tells us that a drawing of a schoolmate by the young Julian Lennon inspired his father’s trippy “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds” from Sgt. Pepper. But you’ll never believe where that piece of rock history ended up.
‘We love good songs’: Graham Nash, David Crosby couldn’t wait to work again with Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour
Remember 1987? That year, within a span of a few months, David Gilmour’s edition of Pink Floyd released a new album on the heels of a tandem Roger Waters solo effort.
It debuted at No. 1 on both sides of the Atlantic, has gone six-times platinum, and has been tabbed by both David Gilmour and Richard Wright as their favorite Pink Floyd album.