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Anti-Defamation League Says Roger Waters is an Anti-Semite

While his comments have drawn music industry outrage, the Anti-Defamation League had his back up until recently. According to the Times of Israel, their defense is long but over now. Today (Dec. 12) the ADL have agreed that Waters’ “anti-Semitic conspiracy theories” have “seeped into the totality” of his views.

12/12/2013

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Roger Waters Prepping First New Album in 20+ Years

He recently told Rolling Stone about the concept album: “It’s 55 minutes long. It’s songs and theater as well. I don’t want to give too much away, but it’s couched as a radio play. It has characters who speak to each other, and it’s a quest.”

11/14/2013

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Roger Waters Finds Out More About His War Veteran Father

Who knew that Pink Floyd masterpiece, 1979′s The Wall, was inspired by daddy issues?

11/14/2013

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Critique Of Roger Waters’ Comments On Israel: “Inflammatory, Based On Falsehoods”

Roger Waters has been getting more press for his vocal critiques of Israel lately than he has for his music. In March, he was interviewed by the Al-Jazeera network, and encouraged artists to boycott the Middle Eastern country.

04/15/2013

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NYC’s 92Y Cancels Roger Waters Appearance Amid Jewish Pressure

Manhattan’s 92nd Street YMCA (92Y) has cancelled an event with former Pink Floyd singer/bassist Roger Waters, following pressure from members of the Jewish community over the rocker’s criticism of Israel over the years.

04/04/2013

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Not Fade Away: Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’ Turns 40

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, […]

03/22/2013

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Not Fade Away: Pink Floyd’s ‘The Final Cut’ Turns 30

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades — some iconic, some lesser known — as they celebrate significant anniversaries.

03/21/2013

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Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters Urges Artists To Boycott Israel

Former Pink Floyd singer Roger Waters has never been one to shy away from controversy.

03/20/2013

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Roger Waters To Jon Stewart On ‘The Daily Show’: ‘I’m Trying Desperately To Keep Up With You’

Last night (January 14th), former Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters, appeared on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to discuss his plans for bringing his Wall tour to Europe, his relief and benefit work, and how the meanings […]

01/15/2013

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Jukebox Jury Web Series: Should There Be A Rock & Roll Retirement Age?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: After 50 years on the stage, should classic rockers consider hanging it […]

01/08/2013

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