If you were ever interested in rock music, you definitely know Roger Water’s name, but if you weren’t, the name, Pink Floyd must be familiar for you. These two names are intertwined in the years, because Roger Waters was the major song writer, one singer and the bass guitar player of this band.
The creator of the album, The Wall, was born in near to Leatherhead, in Great Boogham, in 6 September 1943. His father died in Anzio in 1944, then little Roger was only five months old, but we could find this occasion’s imprints in his works.
The Pink Floyd formed in 1963, their members in addition to Waters, were the singer – guitarist – song writer Syd Barrett, Richard Wright and Nick Mason. Their first album was already successful in the circle of fans and critics, and it was the most popular British band next to The Beatles. Roger Waters has started his solo career in 1985. He made one of the greatest concerts of the rock history; it was The Wall performance in Berlin, in 1990. He released three solo album, but of course he played Pink Floyd songs too at his concerts.
If you are curious too to the famous Roger Waters’ concert, check the Aviva Stadium in Dublin in 18 September 2013. Don’t waste your time; buy a ticket now, because probably it will be the greatest concert experience of the Indian summer! Have a good time!
Roger Waters concert in Dublin