Pink Floyd and ″ The Wall ″: Rockshow turns 40 | Music | DW

It is February 13th, 1981, thousands of people are crowded together in the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund. An incomparable show unfolds before your eyes that evening. Light spectacles, huge marionettes on the stage and a 12 meter high and 60 meter long wall, which will be erected brick by brick during the concert and collapse with … Read more

Syd Barrett, history and curiosities about the founder and leader of Pink Floyd

The brilliant “crazy diamond” who gave birth to one of the most influential rock bands in the history of music was born on January 6 75 years ago. Remaining in the group only a few years, he continued to influence the psychedelic, progressive and proto punk style of fellow adventurers (and not only) throughout their … Read more