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Garden Music Project – Inspired by Syd Barrett’s Artwork (2014)

Garden Music Project – Inspired by Syd Barrett’s Artwork (2014)

A canny amplification of Barrett’s muse, beyond the hippie-fied stuff.

It’s time for prog fans to forgive Rolling Stone magazine

It’s time for prog fans to forgive Rolling Stone magazine

Mike Tiano explores an enduring rift that should have been over long ago.

‘A great time to look back on': Nick Mason mulls over his favorite Pink Floyd era

‘A great time to look back on': Nick Mason mulls over his favorite Pink Floyd era

It was a period, he says, when “the expression ‘musical differences’ hadn’t been invented.”

‘Great training for rock and roll': Had Nick Mason not co-founded Pink Floyd, he might have done this

‘Great training for rock and roll': Had Nick Mason not co-founded Pink Floyd, he might have done this

Nick Mason has been the only constant through Pink Floyd’s many incarnations.

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.

‘Astonishingly relevant': There’s more to Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon than its trippy music

‘Astonishingly relevant': There’s more to Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon than its trippy music

A key element to the album continues to resonate, Nick Mason says.

‘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.”

‘There were more names than gigs': On the history of Pink Floyd, before they were Pink Floyd

‘There were more names than gigs': On the history of Pink Floyd, before they were Pink Floyd

Best known among the early bands was Sigma 6, with Nick Mason, Rick Wright and Roger Waters.

‘I don’t feel as if it was': Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason clears up misconception about key Dark Side track

‘I don’t feel as if it was': Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason clears up misconception about key Dark Side track

Nick Mason was the lone member of the group to appear in every different lineup.

‘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.”