Echoes: The Complete History of Pink Floyd Coming Next Month
Echoes recounts Pink Floyd's rise to fame using source materials such as archived newspaper and magazine articles and other information from concert venues played by the band. Pink Floyd's varied history, shared in author Povey's perceptive and illuminating narrative, is complemented by photographs, reproductions of concert posters and band merchandise and a complete list of their live and taped performances. Povey also includes an exhaustive discography of Pink Floyd recordings and the band members'
Lavishly illustrated with previously unpublished photographs and rare graphic memorabilia, including posters, advertisements, handbills, and tickets from every era of the band's remarkable history, this survey provides a comprehensive overview of the group, its members, and the times. In addition to a biographical account of the band's collective and individual careers—from their pre-Floyd times in the early 1960s to the present day and their music's evolution from psychedelic and space rock to progressive rock genres—this definitive reference presents a meticulously researched chronological listing of every Pink Floyd and solo concert with set lists, radio and television appearances, and a UK and U.S. discography.