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First Pink Floyd Album in 20 Years Coming, Says David Gilmour's Wife

First Pink Floyd Album in 20 Years Coming in October, Says David Gilmour's Wife

Originally posted 07/06/2014 11:45AM

Pink Floyd's "final" album, The Division Bell, was released in 1994. The band's guitarist, singer and de facto leader, David Gilmour, apparently intends to commemorate the occasion with a deluxe reissue – and something a little more anticipated: the first new Pink Floyd album in two decades.

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Pink Floyd Guitarist's Son Arrested in London Protests

Pink Floyd Guitarist's Son Arrested in London Protests

Originally posted 12/12/2010 02:45PM

After the recent student protests in London collided with the royals, another famous name has been caught up in the fracas.

Charlie Gilmour, the son of Pink Floyd guitarist Dave Gilmour, was arrested Sunday on suspicion of violent disorder and attempted criminal damage, according to The Guardian. Gilmour, 21, was seen swinging from Britain's Union Jack flag attached to a war memorial as he took part in a march demonstrating against increases in tuition fees.

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Pink Floyd’s Richard Wright Dies at 65

Pink Floyd’s Richard Wright Dies at 65

Originally posted 09/15/2008 02:50PM

Richard Wright, a founding member of the legendary rock band Pink Floyd, has died at age 65, says a spokesman for the band.

Wright, who played the keyboard, passed away on Monday at his home in Britain after a battle with cancer, reports the Associated Press.

Wright, who wrote Pink Floyd hits "The Great Gig in the Sky" and "The Dark Side of the Moon," met bandmates Roger Waters and Nick Mason in college and joined their group, Sigma 6, which eventually became Pink Floyd.

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