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David Gilmour at 68

Any classic rock fan can name their favorite Pink Floyd album, but it’s hard to imagine the band’s sound without David Gilmour’s searing guitar and atmospheric vocals. My favorite of Gilmour’s solo albums is his first self-titled release from 1978.  Listen to “There’s No Way Out of Here…” the sustain is amazing…he can squeeze so much emotion out […]

David Gilmour turns 67

Guitarist David Gilmour just turned 67 years old, so I won’t say he actually celebrated his birthday, because at that age you probably  just don’t care about parties anymore! However, here is another Pink Floyd milestone to consider…the band’s landmark album ‘Dark Side of the Moon‘ was released forty years ago this month! The Dark […]

David Gilmour performs at Douglas Adams celebration

The late Douglas Adams, creator of The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy, would have been 60 years old this month.  But he still knows how to really throw a party! His birthday celebration included a comedy and music gala staged at the former Hammersmith Odeon, now the HMV Apollo. Douglas delighted in dreaming up events […]

Pandora 2011 End of Year Stations has something new… 2011 End of Year stations ranked by genre, such as… Top Pop Hits (Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga) Top Hip Hop & Pop Hits (Rihanna, Foster The People) Top R&B & Hip Hop Hits (Jamie Foxx, Waka Flocka Flame) Top Country Hits (Jason Aldean, Miranda Lambert) Top Latin Hits (Lupillo Rivera, Paulina Rubio) […]

David Gilmour at 65

Guitarist David Gilmour just celebrated his 65th birthday on March 6th. I’ve recently re-listened to his solo albums, my favorite is his self-titled solo album David Gilmour, released in 1978. Probably the best track is “There’s No Way Out Of Here,” but they’re all good. I’m also liking his 2006 solo album On An Island […]