Syd Barrett
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A Very Irregular Head: The Life of Syd Barrett
1 Nov 2010 // 4:00 PM

Pink Floyd's ‘Interstellar Overdrive’ was a zeitgeist moment in the development of English pop music, the moment when pop liberated itself from its blues roots.

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The Crazy Diamond Shines On in 'The Pink Floyd & Syd Barrett Story'
16 Jun 2014 // 1:00 AM

This re-release is a complete and balanced documentary about a rock genius whose contributions proved to be short-lived, yet resonate.

Syd Barrett: An Introduction to Syd Barrett
10 Nov 2010 // 3:00 PM

That Syd Barrett saw his shot at superstardom dissipate into the darkening circles of his bruised brain is more than a little tragic. That we have a soundtrack to some of that dissolution, as both an artistic and human document, is more than a little miraculous.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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