Richard Bellis

Pink Floyd: The Wall (40th anniversary retrospective)

Pink Floyd: The Wall (40th anniversary retrospective)

The Wall is the 11th studio album by the English Prog-rock band Pink Floyd.  The album, recorded in 1979, is a rock opera telling the story of a boy called Pink.  As of 2018 it has sold 24 million copies and is Pink Floyd’s second-best selling album (the first being 1973’s Dark Side of the Moon). […]

 Emma Muir

Review of Think Floyd @ Sunderland's Empire Theatre

Review of Think Floyd @ Sunderland's Empire Theatre

The “Definitive Pink Floyd Experience” Think Floyd rocked Sunderland’s Empire Theatre on Sunday night (March 1). The one-off show is part of the tribute band’s new tour for 2015, celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the 1975 album, Wish You Were Here. The band played the full album during the show as well as other popular songs […]

 Emma Muir

Think Floyd come to Sunderland's Empire Theatre

Think Floyd come to Sunderland's Empire Theatre

Think Floyd, a long standing tribute act to the phenomenal band Pink Floyd, are bringing their show to Sunderland next month. For one night only, fans can enjoy what has been described as, “The Definitive Pink Floyd Experience” at Sunderland’s Empire Theatre. Their new show for 2015, which is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the […]

 Laura Nolan

Geoff Docherty – We meet the man who brought Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and The Who to Sunderland

Geoff Docherty – We meet the man who brought Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd and The Who to Sunderland

Whenever John Peel was asked to describe his “all-time favourite ever gigs”, the legendary Radio One DJ would reel off list of who’s who in rock music and a where’s where of iconic venues; before finally settling on Rod Stewart and The Faces, in the unlikely setting of Whitburn’s Bay Hotel in 1973. The man […]