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Classic Albums: Pink Floyd - The Making of 'The Dark Side of the Moon' (2003)

Video  |   |  Documentary, Music  |  10 September 2003 (Japan)
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Great documentary on a great band and album
7 March 2015 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

Great documentary on a great band and album.

Dark Side of the Moon is truly a classic. Surely one of the greatest albums ever made, it transcended music, being an artistic expression for all of societies issues, how these issues are all linked and the side-effects manifestations of these issues. Even without the incredibly profound lyrics, the music is brilliant, and surreal.

This documentary expertly details the making of this superb album. Included are interviews with all four members of Pink Floyd: Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Richard Wright and Nick Mason, plus other production staff and music journalists. From the interviews you can see the artistry and thinking that went into the making of the album.

Quite amazing.


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