It's a bank holiday (equivalent) here in Turkey so I'm making the most of it by sitting inside and staring at the computer screen. Admittedly, this offering is one that I'm blatantly plundering from another website, but if it means more people get the chance to hear it then it's all good.
As far as I know, it was only ever people associated with the BBC that referred to Pink Floyd with the use of the definite article, but I've always liked this quirky habit and wished it had become commonplace. Which one was Pink?
The 1970 show:
1, [Opening Speech]
3. Fat Old Sun
4. Green Is The Colour
5. Careful With That Axe Eugene
7. Atom Heart Mother [with John Alldis Choir and the Philip Jones Brass Ensemble.]
The 1971 show:
1. Fat Old Sun
2. [John Peel Announcement]
3. One Of These Days
Download a lovely album cover for these concerts from the Big O magazine.
I don’t want this to turn into a rival to the excellent perfumed garden site, mainly because I’d lose, but I’ve been a Floyd head since the age of 13 and can’t resist this one.
The links no longer work, but the downloads are available here.