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Interview: Pierre Dufour, “Wall” opera

Posted March 27, 2017 by Floydian Slip

We’ve posted online last week’s interview with Pierre Dufour, General Director, of Productions Opera Concept MP in Montreal.

Pierre spoke with us about his production of “Another Brick in the Wall,” an opera based on Pink Floyd’s “The Wall.” The show runs through tonight at Place Des Arts in Montreal, and will come to Cincinnati in 2018.

Read or listen to the interview


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Video: David Gilmour on CBS This Morning

Posted March 29, 2016 by Floydian Slip


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Michael Boumendil interview streaming on-demand

Posted August 10, 2015 by Floydian Slip

michael_boumendilOur interview with Michaël Boumendil, co-writer of David Gilmour‘s new track “Rattle That Lock,” is available online.

You can listen to the interview and read a transcript at floydianslip.com.


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Audio: David Gilmour on BBC Radio 2; single available

Posted July 17, 2015 by Floydian Slip

david gilmourArchive audio is available now of David Gilmour‘s appearance on this morning’s “Chris Evans Breakfast Show” from BBC Radio 2.

Sara Cox sits in for Evans on the episode.

Gilmour talks about the just-released single from his upcoming album “Rattle That Lock,” his attitude toward Pink Floyd, and his upcoming tour dates. They also play the track.

The audio will be available for the next 29 days. Gilmour’s appearance begins at about 2 hours and 13 minutes.

Listen to the interview and song

You can buy the single and pre-order the album at davidgilmour.com.


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Roger Waters radio special preview

Posted July 6, 2015 by Floydian Slip

Roger Waters: Amused to Death radio show“Roger Waters: Amused to Death,” a one-hour syndicated radio special, will begin airing on select stations Friday, July 17.

The program, hosted by Floydian Slip’s Craig Bailey, features audio from Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters as well as all 14 tracks from the album.

Sony/Legacy Recordings is reissuing the ’92 album July 24.

The new version features a 5.1 Surround Sound remix on high-definition Blu-ray media, as well as a newly remastered stereo mix by longtime Waters/Floyd collaborator James Guthrie.

Stations interested in carrying the program can sign up now. The show’s also available as a four-part web series for website owners to post online.

“Roger Waters: Amused to Death” is produced by Paul Chuffo of Joyride Media.

Here’s a 6:00 preview of the show:


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Aubrey Powell interview available online

Posted February 23, 2015 by Floydian Slip

powellWe’ve placed our interview with Pink Floyd sleeve designer Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell online.

You can listen to the entire 30-minute interview or read the transcript.

Powell is co-founder of Hipgnosis, which designed nearly every Floyd sleeve starting with 1968’s “A Saucerful of Secrets,” as well as iconic sleeves for other bands such as Led Zeppelin, Genesis, Paul McCartney, 10cc, Al Stewart, Black Sabbath, Alan Parsons Project and many others.

Powell knew members of Floyd before the band formed, and shared a flat for a period of time with band co-founder Syd Barrett.

Powell’s new book is “Hipgnosis: Portraits” from Thames & Hudson.


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Audio: WFXF guest appearance

Posted December 19, 2014 by Floydian Slip

wfxfAudio from our weekly guest appearance on Chicago’s 103.9 The Fox (WFXF), chatting with morning guy and Floyd fan Sherman, wherein we sample some Pink Floyd lullabies.

Listen to the segment:


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Audio: WFXF guest appearance

Posted December 12, 2014 by Floydian Slip

wfxfAudio from our weekly guest appearance on Chicago’s 103.9 The Fox (WFXF), chatting with morning guy and Floyd fan Sherman, wherein we consider a charity marathon to benefit Roger Waters.

Listen to the segment:


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Audio: WFXF guest appearance

Posted November 21, 2014 by Floydian Slip

wfxfAudio from our weekly guest appearance on Chicago’s 103.9 The Fox (WFXF), chatting with morning guy and Floyd fan Sherman, wherein Sherman reveals his fondness for Will Smith’s kid’s “art.”

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Audio: Nick Mason interview

Posted November 17, 2014 by Floydian Slip

nick-masonWe’ve made available streaming audio of our recent interview with Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason.

The audio, as well as a transcript, is available at floydianslip.com.


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