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Winner: Their Mortal Remains

Posted July 17, 2017 by Floydian Slip


Congratulations to Garth Gregoire of Swampscott, Mass., our winner of a copy of “Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains.”

Here’s the answer to the trivia question: What inspired the black and white striped design of Pink Floyd’s “The Early Years” boxset? It was the band’s 1965 Bedford van they used in their early days.

Thanks to V&A Publishing and ABRAMS Books for providing the prize.

Learn more about the book


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Video trailer: David Gilmour Live at Pompeii

Posted July 15, 2017 by Floydian Slip

“Floydian Slip” will have tickets to give away to the theatre of your choice, courtesy of Trafalgar Releasing. Details coming in August.


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Enter to win “Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains”

Posted July 10, 2017 by Floydian Slip


Register now to win a copy of Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains.

This 304-page hardcover coffee table book — with lenticular cover — is the official print companion to the massive exhibition of the same name showing now at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum.

Prizes courtesy of V&A Publishing.

Register now. Deadline: End of day Sunday, July 16.


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Winners: Is This the Life We Really Want?

Posted July 10, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Congratulations to our winners of copies of the new album from Roger Waters: “Is This the Life We Really Want?”

  • David Wade, Gaylord MI
  • Dale Caldwell, Charlotte VT
  • Tristan Bell, Post Falls ID
  • Alain Geypens, Tisselt, Antwerpen (Germany)
  • Richard Ennis, Arlington WA
  • Puja Mehta, Carbondale IL
  • Roman Theilig, Barmstedt (Germany)
  • Warren Warshaw, Trenton NJ
  • Zack Thatcher, St. Louis, MO
  • Wade Kirkparick, Austin TX
  • Mitchell Hans, Greenacres FL
  • Rob Milteer, Carolina Beach NC
  • Tony Tanneberger, St. Albans VT
  • Ronald Sippel, Long Beach NY
  • Todd Kopec, Allegany NY
  • Kenny Brown, Nashville TN
  • Lori London, Atascadero CA
  • Kevin Gardner, Windsor ON (Canada)
  • Michael Trylinski , Regina SK (Canada)
  • Charles Schultz, Linthicum Heights MD

Prizes courtesy of Sony/Columbia.


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Several Species wins Surrogate Bands contest

Posted July 3, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Congratulations to Several Species — winner of our 7th Annual Surrogate Bands Pink Floyd Cover Contest.

The 11-member Baltimore-based band has been covering the music of Floyd since 1996.

They won this year’s contest with their live rendition of “Careful With That Axe, Eugene.” As a result, they receive $200 in merchandise from The Official Web Store of Pink Floyd and had their recording featured on “Floydian Slip” show #1107, which aired this past week.

Thanks to all of the people took the time and energy to submit a recording to the contest. And watch for details about our 8th annual contest announcing in Spring 2018.

Learn more about Several Species.

(Photo: Kristin Vogel Photography)


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“Floydian Slip” songlist #1107: Surrogate Bands

Posted July 3, 2017 by Floydian Slip

  1. Fearless
    The Magpie Salute (The Magpie Salute) (2016)
  2. Breathe
    Handmade (The Ben Granfelt Band) (2014)
  3. Mathilda Mother
    Danse Macabre (Paul Roland) (1988)
  4. Wish You Were Here
    Sexy Money (The Busters) (1994)
  5. What Do You Want From Me/Echoes
    Tug of War (Red Line Chemistry) (1993)
  6. Fat Old Sun
    Dust Bowl Revival (Ox) (2003)
  7. Shine on You Crazy Diamond
    Mockingbird (Kendra Morris) (2013)
  8. Careful with That Axe, Eugene (Surrogate Bands Pink Floyd Cover Contest winner)
    Several Species

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“Floydian Slip” preview #1107: Surrogate Bands

Posted June 27, 2017 by Floydian Slip


Join us this week for Floydian Slip #1107: It’s “Surrogate Bands” — an hour of the music of Pink Floyd performed by other bands.

Plus … we’ll play the winner of this year’s Surrogate Bands Pink Floyd Cover Contest.

“Floydian Slip” is heard across the 85 stations of our Random Precision Radio Network. Learn where and when to listen.


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Contest: Win Roger Waters’ “Is This the Life We Really Want?”

Posted June 26, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Register now to win a digital download of Roger Waters‘ new album “Is This the Life We Really Want?”

Released June 2, this is Waters’ first album of all-new material since ’92’s “Amused to Death.”

Prizes courtesy of Sony/Columbia.

Register now. Deadline: End of day Sunday, July 9.


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Winner: Uncut magazine

Posted June 12, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Congratulations to our winner of a copy of Mojo magazine #242, featuring Roger Waters:

Valerie Seredova, Toscolano Maderno, Brescia, Italy


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Contest: Win Uncut magazine featuring Roger Waters

Posted June 6, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Register to win a copy of Uncut magazine issue #242, featuring Roger Waters on the cover.

Deadline to enter: End of day Sunday, June 11. Prizes courtesy of Uncut.

Register to win now


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