Ugly Band Breakups: Pink Floyd and Roger Waters
It was the unthinkable. Roger Waters, the creative force behind Pink Floyd's 'The Wall,' was left out of the band's mid-80s reunion. The group initially split in 1983, but David Gilmour and Nick Mason got the itch to reunite two years later. They added exiled keyboardist Richard …
Roger Waters Aims to Build Biggest ‘Wall’ Yet for Tour Finale
Roger Waters has been crossing the borders on ‘The Wall’ tour since 2010 and now he’s planning to go out in smashing fashion. While the tour was originally scheduled to wrap up in Philadelphia on July 14, Waters has had a change of plans, adding another brick in…
Roger Waters Talks About ‘The Wall’ and Pink Floyd on ’60 Minutes’
Roger Waters, who's been breaking attendance records during his 'The Wall' tour, sat down with CBS' '60 Minutes' on Sunday night to talk about the tour, leaving Pink Floyd, and how much he wishes everyone would just leave their cell phones at home already.
Roger Waters Breaks Rolling Stones’ South American Tour Record
As Pink Floyd's Roger Waters played around South America on his 'The Wall' tour, the newlywed sold out nine shows at River Plate Stadium in Buenos Aires, breaking the previous five-night record set by the Rolling Stones.
Pink Floyd ‘The Wall’ Immersion Edition – Album Review
Pink Floyd's new massive "Immersion Edition" box set edition of their 1979 album 'The Wall' offers a wealth of new demo material that reveals tantalizing clues as to how the epic concept album was shaped.
Roger Waters Bringing ‘The Wall’ Tour to Boston’s Fenway Park?
Former Pink Floyd rocker Roger Waters has already announced a bunch of dates for his 'The Wall' North American summer trek, which is scheduled to kick off May 1 in Houston and run through a July 14 gig in Philadelphia. But one show that has not yet been revealed is a much-rumored stop at Boston's Fe…
Roger Waters Denies Looking Like Richard Gere
In a recent edition of our Celebrity Look-Alike feature, we commented on the resemblance between Roger Waters and big-time Hollywood actor Richard Gere. Apparently, we weren't the only ones who noticed this. On Waters' recent visit to the Howard Stern show, the talk show host brought up th…
Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Marries Longtime Girlfriend
Just as he announced he would late last year, Pink Floyd's Roger Waters has tied the knot with his longtime fiancee, filmmaker Laurie Durning. The two were married last Saturday (Jan. 14) during a ceremony at their home in Southampton, New York, in front of just six guests.
Roger Waters Tells Howard Stern He Was ‘Wrong’ to Be Mad About Pink Floyd Continuing Witho…
Roger Waters made a stop on Howard Stern's radio show this morning (Jan. 18) to promote the return of his 'the Wall' tour to the U.S., and he chatted openly about all things Pink Floyd and beyond.
U2, Bon Jovi, Roger Waters Among Top Tours of 2011
As 2011 draws to a close, Billboard has released its list of the year's top-grossing tours -- and while veteran acts didn't dominate the box office as heavily as they have in recent years, plenty of classic rockers spent the year playing to sold out arenas.