David Gilmour (1978)

The first solo release from David Gilmour of Pink Floyd.  Released in 1978, it came after Animals and before The Wall.  Gilmour didn’t have many writing credits on those albums, as Roger Waters dominated the songwriting. David Gilmour was a release of sorts for David Gilmour.  It had an uncomplicated sound and was dominated by … More David Gilmour (1978)

Progressive Rock: Coming in for a Landing

An exciting genre of music enjoyed a tremendous popularity from the late 1960’s through the 1970’s, but even stalwarts like Genesis, Yes, King Crimson, ELP, Jethro Tull, Moody Blues and Renaissance either changed their style or broke up.  Progressive rock didn’t die, it soldiered on but with less popularity as waves of new musical style … More Progressive Rock: Coming in for a Landing