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Roger Waters adds European concert dates

Posted October 2, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Roger Waters will take his Us + Them tour to Europe in 2018.

Waters announced five dates:

  • Friday June 29, Glasgow, The SSE Hydro
  • Monday July 2, Liverpool, Echo Arena
  • Tuesday July 3, Manchester, Arena
  • Friday July 6, London, Barclaycard Presents British Summer Time Hyde Park
  • Saturday July 7, Birmingham, Arena

After 63 sold-out shows in the U.S. and Canada in ’17, the tour will visit Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the U.K. in ’18.

Complete schedule is at www.rogerwaters.com.

(Photo: Kate Izor)


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Roger Waters announces European dates

Posted September 18, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Roger Waters has announced his 2018 European Us + Them tour.

Six dates have been announced for Germany and Austria, starting May 14 in Hamburg.

Waters will take his show to 21 other countries later in ’18.

Full concert details are at rogerwaters.com.


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Happy Birthday, Roger Waters

Posted September 6, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Happy Birthday, Roger Waters (b. Sept. 6, 1943)

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Roger Waters to add 2018 concert dates

Posted August 30, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Rolling Stone reports Roger Waters will perform shows in 2018.

Waters’s current “Us + Them” tour is scheduled to end Oct. 29 in Vancouver, BC. But, according to a two-page story in the Sept. 7 issue of Rolling Stone, “there are plans for more shows next year.”

Addendum: Waters has added 8 dates starting Jan. 24 for New Zealand and Australia.


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Video: Roger Waters’ “Wait for Her”

Posted July 19, 2017 by Floydian Slip


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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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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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Roger Waters album blocked in Italy

Posted June 21, 2017 by Floydian Slip

Sales of Roger Waters‘ new album “Is This the Life We Really Want” have been suspended in Italy over a claim of artwork plagiarism.

Italian artist Emilio Isgrò claims the redacted style of the artwork included with Waters’ album (top) infringes on his so-called “erasure technique” (bottom).

The album’s design is credited to Sean Evans, who also handled “creative direction” for the album; along with Danny Kamhaji and Dan Ichimoto.

Italian newspaper La Repubblica reports a Milan court has halted sales of the album, pending a hearing coming July 27.


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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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“Floydian Slip” songlist #1104

Posted June 12, 2017 by Floydian Slip

  1. When We Were Young/Déjà Vu
    Is This the Life We Really Want (Roger Waters) (2017)
  2. The Last Refugee
    Is This the Life We Really Want (Roger Waters) (2017)
  3. Wait for Her/Oceans Apart/A Part of Me Died
    Is This the Life We Really Want (Roger Waters) (2017)
  4. Smell the Roses
    Is This the Life We Really Want (Roger Waters) (2017)
  5. Broken Bones
    Is This the Life We Really Want (Roger Waters) (2017)
  6. The Life We Really Want/Bird in a Gale
    Is This the Life We Really Want (Roger Waters) (2017)

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