Tag Archives: Roger Waters

Monterey Pop screenings, photo exhibit & more Summer of Love stuff

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Catch the restored documentary in a theater near you, head to Morrison Hotel Gallery to check out a photo exhibit, and read a recap of a recent Q&A with D.A. Pennebaker. Also: watch Michelle Phillips play “California Dreamin'” at Monterey Pop 50 with The Head and the Heart.

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1967’s best rock bands still touring (The Who, Dead, Beatles, Clapton, Floyd, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A companion guide to our list of the 50 Best Psychedelic Rock Albums of the Summer of Love. Catch one of the many great artists still playing clubs and stadiums in 2017….

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Roger Waters began two-night stand at LA’s Staples Center (pics, videos)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Roger Waters is currently on his “Us+Them” Tour in support of his new solo album, Is This the Life We Really Want. Last night’s LA show included songs from that album, Pink Floyd classics, and tons of anti-Trump imagery…

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The 50 best psychedelic rock albums of the Summer of Love

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Monterey Pop Fest and the Summer of Love, here are the 50 best psychedelic rock records of 1967, from Jefferson Airplane to Love to the Bee Gees to Pink Floyd to Donovan, and yes, The Beatles.

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Roger Waters: Is This the Life We Really Want?

Source: Short and Sweet NYC » Music

Roger Waters: Is This the Life We Really Want?Roger Waters
Is This the Life We Really Want?
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Roger Waters: Is This the Life We Really Want?

It has taken nearly a quarter of a century for Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters to give us Is This the Life We Really Want? Was it worth the wait?

“When We Were Young,” a layered spoken piece opens into the sardonic “Déjà Vu” revealing an acoustic/piano/orchestra mix reminiscent of Waters’ last Floyd album, The Final Cut.

“Picture That,” is the first real rocker, trading strings for swirling synth leads, with flumping bass and drummer, Joey Waronker’s laid back beat. The title track begins with a Trump “I ...

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New Music Releases: Roger Waters, Halsey, The War On Drugs and More Release New Tunes

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Erik F. Brandsborg

Our favorite day of the week is here and we can’t be more excited. From old favorites and new loves, we have a mezcla of new tunes ready for your music collection.

New Singles to Jam to

Offa Rex, “Blackleg Miner”

The psychedelic-folk collab (The Decemberists and Olivia Chaney) Offa Rex have released their latest single from their forthcoming album The Queen of Hearts (out July 14). Get a taste of what’s to come below!

Miranda Lambert, “Tin Man (Unplugged)”

Watch as country songbird Miranda Lambert strips down her hit song “Tin ...

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Roger Waters’ new LP ‘Is This the Life We Really Want’: a review by Pink Floyd’s biggest fan

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“If this were to end up the final Roger Waters album, it would not only serve as a blazing final word, but with its nods to his past musical exploits, it’d wrap up his recorded career perfectly.”

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Roger Waters’ “US+Them” tour underway (pics ++ setlists from Kansas City & Louisville)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Roger Waters’ new tour is a spectacle of sight and sound (and nearly 20 Pink Floyd songs), with a band includes Jess & Holly of Lucius, Jonathan Wilson, and Beck drummer Joey Waronker. The tour hits the East Coast this fall.

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Roger Waters, Rashida Jones & more doing ‘Times Talks’ in April

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The New York Times’ “Times Talk” series has a few upcoming events this month: Onetime Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters will be talking with music critic Jon Parales on April 26 at Florence Gould Hall…

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Klaus Kinski’s top 10 sonic salves of 2016

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“At the end of the day, if you are looking for contemporary suggestions, I’m probably the last person you should ask. But I listen to music. I love the music I love. Here are 10 sonic elements that kept me going through 2016 (though, only a few are actually from 2016).” – Klaus.

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Fat Wreck Chords bands list their top LPs of 2016 ++ other related news

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Night Birds, Mean Jeans and Western Addiction (who also announced a new album) offer up best-of-2016 lists.

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PBS series ‘Soundbreaking’ explores recorded music; Brian Eno preps new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

‘Soundbreaking’ also features Rick Rubin, the late George Martin, Nigel Godrich, Don Was, Paul Epworth, Paul McCartney, Geoff Emerick, Peter Asher, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Wonder, Bon Iver, St Vincent, and more.

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Syd-era Pink Floyd song featured in new ‘Doctor Strange’ movie; tickets for Roger Waters ‘Us + Them’ tour on sale

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Pink Floyd and Marvel comic Doctor Strange have been intertwined ever since the band hid some of Marie Severin illustrations from Strange Tales #158 in the cover art of their second album, A Saucerful of Secrets

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Desert Trip concludes! — MORE PICS + setlists (Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Rihanna & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Only The Rolling Stones and Neil Young significantly changed things up, setlist-wise, between “Oldchella” weekends.

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Roger Waters announces 2017 ‘Us + Them’ tour, including two nights at Barclays

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“We are going to take a new show on the road, the content is very secret,” said Roger Waters. “It will be a cool show, I promise you. It’ll be spectacular like all my shows have been.”

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Just Announced: Roger Waters brings Us + Them tour to Wells Fargo Center

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Just Announced: Roger Waters brings Us + Them tour to Wells Fargo Center

Roger Waters | via facebook.com/rogerwaters

This just in: Roger Waters, co founder of the iconic British progressive / psychedelic rock band Pink Floyd, will headline the Wells Fargo Center for two nights next summer. 

Waters and his band will bring the Us + Them tour through Philly on August 8th and 9th, 2017. The tour is set to feature classic Floyd songs, new songs and Waters’ solo work as well. Tickets go on sale Friday, October 21st, at 10 a.m. Below, watch Waters perform “In the Flesh?” from The Wall.

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Desert Trip weekend 1 pics (Stones, Who, Paul, Neil, Dylan & Roger Waters)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Weekend one of Desert Trip, which brought six classic rock giants to the home of Coachella in Indio, CA (and was unofficially dubbed “Oldchella”), went down this past Friday (10/7) through Sunday (10/9)…

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Paul McCartney brought out Neil Young, Rolling Stones covered Beatles, and more at Desert Trip (videos, setlists)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

During Sir Paul’s set, he brought out Uncle Neil for the Beatles tunes “A Day in the Life” and “Why Don’t We Do It in the Road?” — the latter of which Paul has never played live before — and Lennon’s “Give Peace a Chance.” The Stones also did a Beatles tune, “Come Together”…

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Metallica, Roger Waters & more playing Neil Young’s 2016 Bridge School benefit

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Metallica also played their new single “Hardwired” live for the first time.

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