Roger Waters isn’t shy about sharing his political views. He’s been forthcoming with his liberal commentary in the last year more than ever, and the visuals which accompany his new tour, Us + Them, are rife with anti-Trump messages. But Waters says he’s prepared for any backlash he might be subject to for his art. … Continue reading Roger Waters Talks New Album, the Human Race and Politics
Following the release of his highly anticipated solo album, Is This The Life We Really Want? earlier this week, Roger Waters will appear on CBS Sunday Morning this Sunday in support of the new album. Check your local listings for air times. Waters, who as one of the creative powers and songwriting forces behind Pink … Continue reading Roger Waters To Appear on CBS Sunday Morning This Sunday
Roger Waters has released a short film for this song “The Last Refugee,” off his forthcoming album, Is This The Life We Really Want? The album is due out June 2nd and is available for pre-order now. Watch the video, directed by Waters and Sean Evans, below. RELATED: See photos from Roger Waters’ dress rehearsal … Continue reading Watch Roger Waters’ Short Film for ‘The Last Refugee’
I was invited by a promoter friend of mine, Danny Zelisko to attend the Roger Waters dress rehearsal of his new show Us + Them held for family and friends. It took place at the Meadowlands arena, and although some press and radio folks were invited, mostly the audience was, indeed, family and friends of … Continue reading Roger Waters Dress Rehearsal Us + Them Tour — Spectacular!
I have noticed over years that some artists lose their edge. Some record new albums with less of a work ethic that they had in the past. Perhaps they see creating a new album as just a calling card to shed some new light on their band and help set up a tour. Perhaps they … Continue reading Roger Waters — Still Relevant!
A report from Billboard yesterday puts to rest speculation of what a 2017 lineup might look like for Desert Trip, the epic classic rock festival that brought The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Bob Dylan, The Who and Neil Young to one stage over two weekends in 2016. Festival promoter Paul Tollet, who also … Continue reading Epic Desert Trip Festival Not Returning in 2017
Roger Waters hasn’t exactly been quiet about his disapproval of President Trump, so it’s no surprise that the former Pink Floyd bassist and songwriter turned solo artist has given the O.K. to an anti-Trump architectural installation project inspired in part by the Pink Floyd inflatable pig. Architect Jeffrey Roberts announced his plans for “Flying Pigs … Continue reading Pink Floyd-inspired Inflatable Pigs to Block Trump Tower in Chicago This Summer
On June 2nd, Roger Waters will release his new solo album Is This The Life We Really Want? Hear the newest track, titled “Deja Vu” below. Is This The Life We Really Want? is available for pre-order now. Waters will launch his North American Us + Them Tour in Kansas City, MO on Friday, May … Continue reading Hear a New Track from Roger Waters’ Forthcoming Album
April 30, 1976 – Keith Moon from the Who pays nine cab drivers to blockade both ends of the street where he is staying in a NYC hotel. He proceeds to throw the contents of his hotel room out the window. Now that’s metal! April 30, 2008 – At the Coachella music festival, a giant inflatable pig floats away during Roger Waters‘ set. … Continue reading CDJ Today: April 30
In a live streaming event Wednesday night, Roger Waters sat down with the New York Times to discuss his first solo studio album in 25 years, Is This The Life We Really Want? Watch the interview below. Is This The Life We Really Want?, due out June 2nd, is produced and mixed by Nigel Godrich … Continue reading Watch Roger Waters Talk New Album with New York Times