Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Roger Keith "Syd" Barrett R.I.P.






Breaking news has suggested that Pink Floyd's Roger Keith "Syd" Barrett died a couple of days ago aged 60.

Guardian: Good bye, Crazy Diamond

The Syd Barrett Story

Syd Barrett - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Syd Barrett

The Cracked Ballad Of Syd Barrett

WNYC - Soundcheck: Spirits of a Generation. Documentary about Syd Barrett and Nick Drake.

The Syd Barrett Archives includes Syd Barrett Lyrics

Dolly Rocker, The Syd Barrett Homepage

legend



Syd Barrett Pictures

Syd Barrett: Scattered Needles

Syd Barrett: Careening Through Life

Syd Barrett Photos


Shine on


Pink Floyd and Company - Syd Barrett Interview

Syd Barrett, the swinging 60. An article from earlier this year.

Lots of videos to download and stream featuring Syd can be found here Pink Floyd Videos

My lovably ordinary brother Syd

Lost sketches of a crazy diamond

Farewell to you, Syd Barrett

Cambridge Lays Barrett To Rest

YouTube - Syd Barrett

TheStar.com - Syd Barrett will always be the one who stood out. Thanks Mike.

Syd Barrett Feature on Newsnight 3.7MB WMV file.

UPDATES
On The Syd Kid

Set The Controls; Interview to Roger 'Syd' Barrett's Nephew

'Isn't it good to be lost in the wood? Isn't it bad...so quiet there in the wood.'

Barrett's Songwords

LaughingMadcaps Resources

Tim Willis Talks about Syd Barrett Last Days

Lost sketches of a crazy diamond. Previously unseen drawings by Syd Barrett, who died on Friday.

Cambridge - 3 bed Older Style Attached - Guide Price: £300,000. The property was formerly owned and occupied by Syd Barrett.

Syd Barrett Property Auction Nov 2006

YouTube - Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here Shine On. A short animated video dedicated to Syd Barrett.Tracks are from Wish You Were Here Album.This is a very rare video.

Some Syd Barrett audio.
Syd Barrett - Opal

Syd Barrett - Barrett

Dont for get to check out my Pink Floyd Videos and Links page while you are here.

Feel free to send in Syd Barrett related links and I will add them to this post. Thanks.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Finally, it should be very clear by now, that the undeniable vision of a life so complicated by external forces that surround the soul, that when the light of the source is deminished the silence will fade and all thats left is ...........

Psychoderelict said...

This is so sad. I have nothing to add to what's been said. I have taken he liberty of linking to your tribute post.
Shine on...shine on...

Lux Ferre said...

farewell to you syd barrett

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