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Inside Pink Floyd’s 1968 ban from Royal Albert Hall: ‘That didn’t go down at all well’

Inside Pink Floyd’s 1968 ban from Royal Albert Hall: ‘That didn’t go down at all well’

After a particularly raucous performance, Pink Floyd was subsequently banned from the august venue. David Gilmour explains.

Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour on taking over for Roger Waters: ‘Not a burden I was particularly relishing’

Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour on taking over for Roger Waters: ‘Not a burden I was particularly relishing’

David Gilmour makes some frank admissions about assuming leadership of Pink Floyd after Roger Waters’ acrimonious departure.

Pink Floyd – The Endless River (2014): On Second Thought

Pink Floyd – The Endless River (2014): On Second Thought

This is the post-Roger Waters Pink Floyd album that David Gilmour should have made in the first place — one that reflects his own strengths.

Pink Floyd – The Endless River (2014)

Pink Floyd – The Endless River (2014)

We review Pink Floyd’s determinedly uncommercial ‘The Endless River,’ an album that reminds you just how fantastically weird they once were.

Pink Floyd, “Louder Than Words” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

Pink Floyd, “Louder Than Words” (2014): Something Else! sneak peek

We review the elegiac, deeply moving “Louder Than Words,” as Pink Floyd finally puts to rest old arguments.

‘I should try and do something': David Gilmour was at work on Pink Floyd masterpiece when he discovered Kate Bush

‘I should try and do something': David Gilmour was at work on Pink Floyd masterpiece when he discovered Kate Bush

Gilmour’s comments arrive as Kate Bush is set to perform for the first time in 35 years.

Is this ambient track from Pink Floyd concerts part of the new Endless River album?

Is this ambient track from Pink Floyd concerts part of the new Endless River album?

Their atmospheric, unreleased ‘Big Spliff’ sessions apparently sparked a new project.

‘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.”

‘It was kind of tragic': David Gilmour on joining Pink Floyd as his friend Syd Barrett faltered

‘It was kind of tragic': David Gilmour on joining Pink Floyd as his friend Syd Barrett faltered

After briefly trying a five-man lineup with Barrett, Gilmour admits they “ceased to go pick him up.”

Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour makes surprise on-stage appearance with Ben Watt

Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour makes surprise on-stage appearance with Ben Watt

Gilmour also worked with the ex-Everything But the Girl member on his new solo album.