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  1. Watch Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin Cover Pink Floyd At In The Red Records' 25th Anniversary ShowRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Stereogum

    Last night, Ty Segall and Mikal Cronin celebrated LA label In The Red Records' 25th anniversary by performing their 2009 collaborative LP Reverse Shark Attack in full.

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  2. See David Gilmour Play "Great Gig in the Sky" and "Run Like Hell" Live in PompeiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Guitar Player

    In 1971, Pink Floyd performed at the amphitheatre in Pompeii, a concert to which no one was invited but which was filmed and recorded for posterity. Last week, on July 7 and 8, Floyd guitarist David Gilmour made a historic return to the venue, the oldest surviving Roman amphitheatre, performing for a mere 3,000 lucky concertgoers.

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  3. Ween Guitarist & Keyboardist Record Parliament Cover As Tribute To Bernie WorrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | JamBase

    Last month the world lost one of its greatest keyboardists when Bernie Worrell died after a battle with cancer. Many musicians were influenced by the P-Funk/Talking Heads keyboardist including Ween guitarist Mickey "Dean Ween" Melchiondo .

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  4. Mary Beard 'pessimistic' about future after EU referendum leave voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Cambridge Evening News

    "A few days ago I was one of a crowd of thousands in the ancient amphitheatre at Pompeii. It was the first time since AD 79 that an audience had gathered there to watch a show - not, in this case, a gladiatorial fight or a wild beast hunt, but a concert by David Gilmour, veteran of the rock band Pink Floyd.

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  5. Adam Johnson's toddler daughter visits him in jail to wish him happy birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Daily Record

    ... past. "The 'normal' lads who are not in for sex offences shout 'nonce' and sing 'leave them kids alone' from the Pink Floyd song. Adam still gets all sorts of names shouted at him. He even gets stick at visiting time - you can hear inmates having a ...

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  6. Ween Guitarist & Keyboardist Record Parliament Cover As Tribute To Bernie WorrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | JamBase

    Last month the world lost one of its greatest keyboardists when Bernie Worrell died after a battle with cancer. Many musicians were influenced by the P-Funk/Talking Heads keyboardist including Ween guitarist Mickey "Dean Ween" Melchiondo .

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  7. Adam Johnson's toddler daughter visits him in jail to wish him happy birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... past. "The 'normal' lads who are not in for sex offences shout 'nonce' and sing 'leave them kids alone' from the Pink Floyd song. Adam still gets all sorts of names shouted at him. He even gets stick at visiting time - you can hear inmates having a ...

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  8. Watch: This Is What David Gilmour Sounded Like Live In Pompeii 45 Years Later [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    As widely reported, David Gilmour triumphantly returned to Pompeii earlier this month for a string of two live shows, 45 years after Pink Floyd 's iconic performance at the ancient Roman amphitheater. The shows took place on July 7 and 8, Mr. Gilmour was even named honorary citizen of the town , but live footage hasn't exactly been surfacing that much.

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  9. Watch David Gilmour Perform 'The Great Gig In The Sky' In VeronaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | JamBase

    Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour returned to the site of one of his old band's most famous concerts one week ago today as Gilmour brought his tour in support of Rattle That Lock to the ancient Anfiteatro Romano amphitheater in Pompeii. The big news from the show was his performance of "Great Gig In The Sky," a Dark Side Of The Moon classic he last played in 2006 and has only performed a handful of times since Pink Floyd broke up.

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  10. Desert Trip Festival Passes Offer Costly Opportunity to See Pop LegendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | TheStreet.com

    The Indio, Calif.-based festival, which was announced in May, will feature some of pop music history's biggest names, including Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones , Neil Young , the Who and Roger Waters of Pink Floyd. The festival is a three-day, two-weekend event that will take place Oct. 7-9 and Oct. 14-16.

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  11. Five reasons to see Brit FloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Canada.com

    ... light show and state-of-the-art video design, according to the press release. Business must be good in the Pink Floyd tribute industry. 5. A flying pig. Yes, true believers, the nine-piece tribute act - which includes three backup vocalists - ...

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  12. Flaming Lips' music evolves, as does format for inaugural PromoWest FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Leave it to Wayne Coyne to describe the Flaming Lips' latest musical endeavors with an analogy of an onion and uncovered mac and cheese left in a refrigerator. In much the same way, the Flaming Lips have soaked up some of the flavors of the more-mainstream artists with whom they've recently collaborated.

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  13. David Gilmour Trots Out 'The Great Gig In The Sky' Again In VeronaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | JamBase

    As reported , Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour busted out Dark Side Of The Moon classic "The Great Gig In The Sky" for the first time in a decade on Thursday night in Pompeii. Gilmour and his solo band played the tune again at Friday's Pompeii finale, but didn't perform "Great Gig" on Sunday in Verona.

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  14. Former Pink Floyd guitarist rocks PompeiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Reuters

    Guitarist David Gilmour performs in Pompeii, returning to play at the ancient amphitheatre 45 years after filming Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii. Sara Hemrajani reports.

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  15. Henry McCullough, who played guitar in Wings, dies at age 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Madison Publishing

    His live music agent Nigel Martyn said McCullough died Tuesday after a long illness. He said the guitarist never fully recovered from a severe heart attack suffered four years ago.

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  16. Pink Floyd's Gilmour performs in Popeii for first time in 45 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | UPI

    David Gilmour of Pink Floyd fame played two shows at the Pompeii Amphitheater, marking the first time he has played there in 45 years. Gilmour performed in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius July 7 and 8, where he had previously played for the 1971 film Pink Floyd Live at Pompeii , uncut.co.uk reported.

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  17. A Lot Of Songs About Ice CreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | National Public Radio

    All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton, high on ice cream sandwiches, music. Brandi Fullwood/NPR hide caption On July 15, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed a proclamation declaring July National Ice Cream Month, and called "upon the people of the United States to observe these events with appropriate ceremonies and activities."

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  18. Watch David Gilmour Play "Shine On You Crazy Diamond" Live in PompeiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Guitar World

    ... Pompeii performance has been difficult to come by, so we were pleased to find this video of him performing the Pink Floyd cuts "Shine On You Crazy Diamond" and "Fat Old Sun." (You might have to sit through a commercial or two your first time ...

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  19. See Pink Floyd's "Comfortably Numb" Played on a Harp GuitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Guitar Player

    ... you this video which we consider equally deserving of your attention. In it, guitarist Jamie Dupuis performs the Pink Floyd classic "Comfortably Numb" on a harp guitar, and the result is stunning. "'Comfortably Numb' has always been one of my all ...

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  20. NewsDavid Gilmour plays historic rock concerts in ancient Roman city of PompeiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | NME

    ... David's career. Tracks performed over the two nights ranged from his latest album 'Rattle That Lock' to the Pink Floyd classic 'One Of These Days', the only song that was also performed at the 1971 show. Both concerts also saw very special ...

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