Crazy Diamond: Syd Barrett & the Dawn of Pink Floyd
This is the first biography of Syd Barrett, the legendary founder of Pink Floyd, who left the band in mysterious circumstances after the first album. Amid stories of his acid-induced madness he made two solo albums and then retired from music in 1970. This book aims to clear up the mystery.
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Review: Crazy Diamond: Syd Barrett and the Dawn of Pink FloydUser Review - Tim - Goodreads
This is a solid, if somewhat skimpy, biography of Roger Keith Barrett, with special emphasis on his years as the leader of Pink Floyd. What really comes through is the story of a creative and well ... Read full review
Review: Crazy Diamond: Syd Barrett and the Dawn of Pink FloydUser Review - Jen Selinsky - Goodreads
Even though I am just starting to listen to the music of Pink Floyd, that does not mean I am not interested in reading about their work and its creators. Before Roger Waters and David Gilmore became ... Read full review