David Gilmour

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Pink Floyd lyricist calls Roger Waters an antisemite and ‘Putin apologist’
Waters has replied that he ‘refutes entirely’ the ‘incendiary and wildly inaccurate comments’ made by Polly Samson, lyricist and wife of guitarist Dave Gilmour

Shaad D'Souza

07, Feb, 2023 @4:14 PM

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‘This is a crazy, unjust attack’: Pink Floyd re-form to support Ukraine
Exclusive: Disgusted by the Russian invasion, David Gilmour speaks about band’s first brand new song in 28 years, which samples a Ukrainian musician now on the front line – and expresses ‘disappointment’ in Roger Waters

Alexis Petridis

07, Apr, 2022 @3:36 PM

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Polly Samson’s playlist: 10 songs from my travels
From childhood holidays to writing songs in Greece with husband David Gilmour, the author takes a musical trip down memory lane

Polly Samson

29, Apr, 2021 @5:30 AM

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Pino Palladino, pop's greatest bassist: 'I felt like a performing monkey!'
One of the world’s most celebrated bass players has worked with everyone from Adele to Elton John, the Who and D’Angelo. But the Welsh musician has hidden from the spotlight – until now

Alexis Petridis

06, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Phil May, frontman with the Pretty Things, dies aged 75
Singer revered by David Bowie and Jimi Hendrix had complications in hospital following hip surgery

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

15, May, 2020 @3:42 PM

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Mick Fleetwood review – rousing all-star celebration of Peter Green
A surprise appearance by original Fleetwood Mac member Jeremy Spencer was just one of the highlights in a concert where Noel Gallagher, Steven Tyler and others paint Green’s blues

Robin Denselow

26, Feb, 2020 @2:28 PM

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David Gilmour in legal fight with composer of French SNCF train jingle
Michaël Boumendil has appealed court decision to throw out his case against the Pink Floyd guitarist for alleged misuse of music

Laura Snapes

19, Nov, 2019 @4:41 PM

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Comfortably strum: David Gilmour's Black Strat goes on display
Pink Floyd star’s guitar will be exhibited in London before being sold for charity in June

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

27, Mar, 2019 @3:54 PM

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The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains review – look, a flying pig!
V&A, London
The refracting prism, the businessman ablaze, the giant inflatable pig: they may be pop’s most anonymous band, but Pink Floyd’s artwork is instantly recognisable – as this stunning V&A show proves

Alexis Petridis

09, May, 2017 @5:50 PM

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Two-thirds of Pink Floyd raise prospect of playing Glastonbury
Only Dave Gilmour, with whom Roger Waters has a poor relationship, was missing from a press conference at the V&A

Mark Brown , Arts correspondent

16, Feb, 2017 @7:32 PM

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Pink Floyd: The Early Years 1965-72 review – 27 discs of dogged creativity
This exhaustive document of Pink Floyd’s sonic explorations contains some tantalising glimpses of the different paths they could have taken – as well as 15 versions of Careful With That Axe, Eugene

Alexis Petridis

10, Nov, 2016 @3:00 PM

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Pink Floyd unite to support the Women's Boat to Gaza
David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Roger Waters issue statement in support of campaigners who oppose Israel’s ‘siege of Gaza’ and were arrested this week

Guardian music

07, Oct, 2016 @8:10 AM

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