Syd Barrett

Pink Floyd’s The Early Years 1967-1972 Cre/ation is a two-CD compilation with superb Syd Barrett psych-pop and post-Barrett space rock, plus pointless recent remixes and interesting odds and ends from concerts and BBC sessions. more

Album Reviews

 He was still alive in 2001 when the documentary “ThePink Floyd & Syd Barrett Story” was produced, but Barrett wasn’t availableto tell his side. One of the tragedies of late ‘60s, he was a great talent whobecame rock’s proverbia.. more

I Hate Hollywood

<p> Pink Floyd's 1973 album, <em>The Dark Side of the Moon</em>, catapulted what had been a relatively obscure progressive rock band into the upper echelons of the charts. Few of the group's new fans had ever heard of their founding member, Syd B.. more

I Hate Hollywood

Bollywood is a catchall for the prolific, gloriously uneven commercial cinema of India, where the imaginative rear-ends the hackneyed in explosive bursts of song and dance. Some say Bollywood's golden age straddled the 1960s and '70s and the band .. more

I Hate Hollywood

World War II ushered in the Atomic Age and the Cold War, but it also had a profound impact on the arts and creative practice. With the advent of portable, 35-millimeter cameras, for the first time photojournalists on battlefields and more

Today in Milwaukee

In 1989, when directorSpike Lee’s explosive Do the Right Thingcame out, my wife an New York Daily News ,A&E Feature more

A&E Feature

As theRestore the Vote Wisconsin Coalition points out, Wisconsin’sfelon disenfranc Shepherd ,Expresso more