A little bit about reviews

Posted by madhack on Nov 25, 1998

Still no new developments on the Floydian front. I have recieved a few fan reviews, unfortunately I haven't had time to put them up. I'm working on it as we speak. Note that while I don't have a problem with the "song-by-song", one-paragraph-per-point format that the reviews have taken, submitters are free to choose their own format. What fun would it be without each individual's creativity coming into play? Keep the reviews coming. I'm still working on the lyrics archive as well, but I'm without a scanner for the time being so larger scans of the album covers for the lyrics pages aren't forthcoming yet. I'm already halfway done with The Final Cut, I just need to take a moment to finish typing it up. I chose this album because a) it has great lyrics (duh) and b) it provides a good contrast to The Division Bell, the first album up in the lyrics section. It's looking like I might have time to work on this a bit more often so there should be some improvements in content soon.

New concert rumour

Posted by madhack on Nov 1, 1998

Please take this with due consideration. My source for this information, who wishes to remain anonymous, is extremely trustworthy. However, while she trusts her source (the firsthand source), I can't personally vouch for the original source. At any rate, the story is basically this: an employee of Winnipeg Enterprises, the company that does booking and such for Winnipeg Stadium in Manitoba, Canada reports that a scout for Pink Floyd was out at the stadium, measuring and booking a date in June . However, Nick Mason recently appeared on Late Night with David Letterman to promote a new book and was told Letterman that the band was "together, but not working very hard." What's the truth and what did Nick mean? We'll find out shortly, I'm sure...

The rumours are just rumours

Posted by madhack on Oct 13, 1998

Many changes have occured recently. I've moved halfway across the country and I have a new job. On the Floydian front, no new news. There have been no concerts announced. Stop asking me about the concert rumours. The last I heard there were 3 separate rumours about New Year's concerts in Egypt at the Pyramids, in Las Vegas, and at Earl's Court. Even Floyd isn't so great that they can be in 3 places at once, so obviously something is wrong here. Nick Mason appeared on "Late Night with David Letterman" to talk about a new book, and was asked if Floyd is working on anything. His reply was that they were "together but not working very hard". In other words, the rumour you heard about a new album, or a new tour, or about Roger Waters rejoining the band is untrue. On another note, I haven't recieved any new reviews for the Reviews section. Keep them coming, please. I'm trying to find the time to write some of my own but I also want fresh perspectives on the band. It keeps things more interesting. Again, if anything surfaces about an album or a tour or a reunion or any other Floyd-related happenings, you all will be the first to know.

First fan review

Posted by madhack on May 8, 1998

Wow...this is suddenly monthly. Not intended. Hopefully I can start working on this more soon. At any rate, the first fan-submitted review is up in the Reviews section. Check it out.

No album/tour/etc

Posted by madhack on Apr 8, 1998

I'm kinda tired of people asking, so here it is: There is no Floyd album in the works. There is no Floyd tour in the works. There is no Floyd reunion in the works. This is verifiable through several interviews and appearances by band members. Anything you have heard to the contrary is pure rumour with no foundation in fact. Please don't email me asking about the latest rumour, I'll make a big announcement here as soon as I find out anything new.

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