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Anti-Defamation League Says Roger Waters is an Anti-Semite

While his comments have drawn music industry outrage, the Anti-Defamation League had his back up until recently. According to the Times of Israel, their defense is long but over now. Today (Dec. 12) the ADL have agreed that Waters’ “anti-Semitic conspiracy theories” have “seeped into the totality” of his views.

12/12/2013

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Roger Waters Prepping First New Album in 20+ Years

He recently told Rolling Stone about the concept album: “It’s 55 minutes long. It’s songs and theater as well. I don’t want to give too much away, but it’s couched as a radio play. It has characters who speak to each other, and it’s a quest.”

11/14/2013

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Man Claims To Be Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour To Avoid Hospital Bill

A man from Monticello, Minnesota claimed to be Pink Floyd guitarist-vocalist David Gilmour in order to avoid paying $100,000 in medical expenses. The St. Cloud Times reports 53-year old Phillip Michael Schaeffer was arrested in […]

05/02/2013

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Critique Of Roger Waters’ Comments On Israel: “Inflammatory, Based On Falsehoods”

Roger Waters has been getting more press for his vocal critiques of Israel lately than he has for his music. In March, he was interviewed by the Al-Jazeera network, and encouraged artists to boycott the […]

04/15/2013

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NYC’s 92Y Cancels Roger Waters Appearance Amid Jewish Pressure

Manhattan’s 92nd Street YMCA (92Y) has cancelled an event with former Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters, following pressure from members of the Jewish community over the rocker’s criticism of Israel over the years. “It’s absolutely […]

04/04/2013

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Five Hidden ‘Easter Eggs’ In Classic Rock Hits

Hidden messages, secret tracks and more. Check out some of the hidden ‘Easter Eggs’ found in classic music!

03/29/2013

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Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Preserved in National Recording Registry

The National Recording Registry at the Library of Congress has announced 25 recordings selected for preservation, and Pink Floyd’s legendary The Dark Side of the Moon, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend, is among […]

03/22/2013

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Not Fade Away: Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’ Turns 40

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, […]

03/22/2013

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CBS Radio DJs Talk Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’

This weekend, Pink Floyd‘s Dark Side Of The Moon celebrates its 40th birthday. One of the most enduring pieces of music of the rock and roll era, it has sold over 15 million copies in […]

03/21/2013

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Not Fade Away: Pink Floyd’s ‘The Final Cut’ Turns 30

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades — some iconic, some lesser known —  as they celebrate significant anniversaries.  First up is Pink […]

03/21/2013

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