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Sound Seduction

12:00 am 7:00 am

Current show

Sound Seduction

12:00 am 7:00 am

Background

Pink Floyd

The first serious attempt to bring Frank Herbert’s Dune to the screen nearly had music by Pink Floyd and Mick Jagger in a key role. Following the mid-’70s success of avant garde movies El Topo and The Holy Mountain, cult writer-director Alejandro Jodorowski was given the opportunity by French producer Michel Seydoux to make any movie he […]

Pink Floyd will release a restored, re-edited and remixed edition of their 1988 concert movie and album Delicate Sound of Thunder on Nov. 20. The set will be available in multiple formats, including Blu-ray, DVD, vinyl and CD. The three-LP and two-CD editions feature bonus tracks. The film was rebuilt from more than 100 cans of […]

For Nick Mason, everything old is new again. He’s leading Saucerful of Secrets through a return trip to his pre-Dark Side of the Moon days with Pink Floyd, but – as the recently released Live at the Roundhouse project shows – this isn’t another snoozy rerun. They’re adding fresh perspective while making bold choices. Songs […]

In many ways, the lineup for Nick Mason‘s Saucerful of Secrets makes perfect sense. The band’s rhythm section, for instance, also includes longtime Pink Floyd collaborator Guy Pratt on bass. Keyboardist Dom Beken previously worked with late Floyd keyboardist Richard Wright. And guitarist Lee Harris’ father was cinematographer on the music video for Pink Floyd’s […]

The version of Pink Floyd‘s “Eclipse” found in the new trailer for Dune was recorded using social distancing, with Hans Zimmer, the film’s score composer, overseeing the sessions remotely. According to Variety, Zimmer hired choral contractor Edie Lehmann Boddicker to bring 32 of the top session singers in Los Angeles to his Remote Control studio […]

Pink Floyd‘s first attempt at recording a follow-up to “See Emily Play” in October 1967 ended with a shower of laughter. Maybe they never really got serious about “Vegetable Man,” though at one point it was apparently scheduled as a B-side. The Syd Barrett song ended up sitting unfinished and unreleased for decades. Then drummer Nick […]