Skip to content

Choon Choosday: Pink Floyd – Is There Anybody Out There?

6 October, 2015

I went to see the new film Roger Waters The Wall last week. It’s a part concert film of an astonishing live performance of the legendary Floyd album and part road movie as Waters travels across Europe in search of the graves of his Father and Grandfather who both fell in different World Wars and both left sons that were barely old enough to remember them. It’s a brilliant film, clearly more so if you’re a fan of the Floyd, and I highly recommend you watch it. It seems you will have to get it on DVD though as it had a one-night-only release around the world.

Anyway, as a result of seeing this I wanted to share a song from The Wall this week. Yes I could have gone with Brick In The Wall pt2 or Comfortably Numb but I’ve gone with this song of loneliness and despair. Its first half is haunting and frightening as the character tries to make sense of the life he has made for himself, and the second half is a perfect acoustic guitar riff. It brings a tear to the eye. It’s a

choooooooooooooon!

 

Advertisements

From → Choon Choosday, Music

3 Comments
  1. I was just listening to this yesterday. Their music has such emotional resonance.

  2. I painted some cells on their original 1970s film – 2 weeks for 4 seconds of animation. We’ve come a long way – great cartoon animation from Gerald Scarfe.

Speak Your Brains!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

thesecretblogofa30yearold

❤️ welcome to my secret blog ❤️

Rochelle Wisoff-Fields-Addicted to Purple

Growing older is inevitable. Growing up is optional.

Neil MacDonald Author

A writer's journey

ART So Provident

Art that provokes

fabricating fiction

Louise Jensen - Writer - www.louisejensen.co.uk

Claire Fuller

Writing and art

SNIPS & SNAPS

from a Southampton Old Lady

This, that and the other thing

Looking at life through writing and photography

Silverstein Potter

and other fictitious ramblings: A blog by J. W. Nicholson

TALES FROM THE MOTHERLAND

Straight up with a twist– Because life is too short to be subtle!

onethousandandtwo

Looking at Infinity

Pen 'n' Tonic

Simply writing when inspiration strikes.

Insidethelifeofmoi

An eccentric blogger with a pen and a thousand ideas

elmowrites

Writing about writing

castelsarrasin

The work and activities of a writer/bargee

%d bloggers like this: