Hope you will forgive me for a little bit of Cross Posting. Today is Tuesday, and so it is People First Newsletter day. Unusually, this week’s offering is very much centered on music … specifically on Roger Waters. Maybe just an extract to entice you to click through if you haven’t already seen it.

But did he (Johnny Rotten) really hate them (PInk Floyd)? After all Chris Thomas (the mix engineer on Floyd’s Dark Side of The Moon) produced ‘Anarchy in the UK’ – the Sex Pistols’ first single. Years later Lyndon went on record saying that he actually loved (and loves) ‘Dark Side of The Moon’ saying in this interview;

“Listen, you’d have to be daft as a brush to say you didn’t like Pink Floyd.”

John Lyndon

Read the whole thing here.

2 thoughts on “🎵 Punk Floyd – and no, that’s not a typo.

  1. @JustGoodMusic Love the comment about John Lyndon and his butter commercial. I never liked the Pistols (way overrated for so little talent), liked some songs by PIL, but found him somewhat entertaining and it’s always good to have a thorn for the establishment. But when you spend your career criticising everyone else and then endorse butter… you jumped the shark (cow?). Especially in the age of crowd funding and fans being prepared to pre-order. Age, eh?, comes to us all.

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