A Very Irregular Head: The Life of Syd Barrett

Walmart # 9781441763990

A Very Irregular Head: The Life of Syd Barrett

Walmart # 9781441763990
Free freight shipping
Arrives by Wed, Aug 29
Pickup not available
Pickup not available
Sold & shipped byBlackstone Audio Inc.
<p>“I don’t think I’m easy to talk about. I’ve got a very irregular head. And I’m not anything that you think I am anyway” (Syd Barrett, <em>Rolling Stone</em>, 1971).</p> <p>Roger Keith “Syd” Barrett was the definition of a golden boy. With good looks and an aptitude for music, he was a charismatic child who fast became a teenage leader in 1960s England. Along with three school chums—Roger Waters, Richard Wright, and Nick Mason—he formed what would become Pink Floyd. Starting as a British cover band, they soon pioneered a new sound: British psychedelic rock. With early, trippy, Barrett-penned hits, Pink Floyd captured the zeitgeist of swinging London in all its technicolor glory.</p> <p>But there was a dark side. Barrett fell in with some hardcore hippies and began taking large quantities of LSD. His already-fragile mental state—most believe him to have been schizophrenic—further unraveled. The once bright-eyed l</p>

About This Item

CD/Spoken Word, Blackstone Audio Inc, 2010, ISBN13 9781441763990, ISBN10 1441763996
Customer Reviews
0 Reviews
Be the first to review this item!
Questions & Answers0 question
Get specific details about this product from customers who own it.

Policies & Plans

See any care plans, options and policies that may be associated with this product.
Electrode, Comp-156661512, DC-prod-dal3, ENV-prod-a, PROF-PROD, VER-26.2.5-rc-10, SHA-95a6a2e357d6827b2931fb2342a2aa2a0e0ed256, CID-