Almost all of the Pink Floyd album covers were created by Storm Thorgerson, a founder member of graphic art group Hipgnosis until Roger Waters had a falling out with him before “The Wall” album. When their 12th studio album “The Final Cut” was released on March 21, 1983, Waters created the not so impressive album cover himself.
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Rogers Waters and one of his inflatable pigs used during “The Wall” tour has come under a bit of scrutiny lately for including a Jewish “Star of David” symbol amongst the graffitti painted on the boar.
I just came across the cool picture of Roger Waters taken in 1980 that shows him wearing a shirt with the criss cross hammers logo from Pink Floyd – The Wall Film.
Not long ago I wrote a story about a photo taken 1976 of Paul McCartney and David Gilmour sharing a joint at a concert. In the photo Gilmour is wearing a colorful and very distinctive Dallas Cowboys shirt with the number 56 on it.
We have done a few posts on really cool album cover remakes using legos. Today I just came across some awesome album cover re-makes using socks
A Collection of Great Dance Songs is a compilation album by Pink Floyd released on November 23, 1981 on Harvest/EMI in the United Kingdom and Columbia Records in the United States.
This classic picture commissioned by EMI back in 1997, to cleverly advertise the release of the “back” catalogue of Pink Floyd was taken at a private indoor pool in Putney (London Borough of Wandsworth) by photographer Tony May. The still unknown nude models had the cover art of six Pink Floyd albums painted onto their backs by artist Phyllis Cohen.
Rockstar 101: Rule “Numero Uno” – Do not wear your own bands t-shirt or band merch. That’s equivalent to Kobe Bryant wearing his Los Angeles Lakers jersey to dinner. Here is Part 2 of some rockstars breaking the law…
The original Pink Floyd “Dark Side of the Moon” album not only had the famous Prism logo on the front cover but it also came with several extra inserts inside the LP. The album included two posters and two stickers.
Paul McCartney has posted a notice of intention to get married below at the now famous London’s Marylebone Register Office to his soon to be bride Nancy Shevell. Paul is set to tie the knot at the same venue of his first marriage Linda Eastman more than 40 years ago on March 12, 1969.