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The Ultimate Pink Floyd Venn Diagram & Two More Fun Charts

Leave it to our pals over at Cracked to not only put Pink Floyd in their satirical cross-hairs, but also embellish their skewering with a couple of charts that gently poke fun at the band's appeal, and its own idiosyncrasies.First up, is a Venn diagram that puts Floyd at the pharmacological center of several...

Stream & Download: Pink Floyd @ Auditorium Theater, Chicago, IL 4/28/72

Another Chicago related post as Pink Floyd Week resumes after a day off.We step into the time machine and emerge in 1972 at Chicago's impressive Auditorium Theater. This "liberated bootleg" has circulated in many forms for many years and for my money, this is the best sounding copy out there. Working out the material that...

Visual Setlists: Umphrey’s McGee @ Orbit Music + Club Fever, South Bend, IN 10/23/11

For a write-up on how to read and interpret visual setlists, click on over here.2011-10-23aOrbit Music Mishawaka, INOne: Domino Theory, Booth Love, Anchor Drops, Conduit, Wellwishers, Room to Breathe2011-10-23bClub Fever South Bend, INOne: Nothing Too Fancy > Conduit, Susanah > Miss Tinkle's Overture, August, Forks, Cheap Sunglasses > Puppet...

Visual Setlist: Umphrey’s McGee @ House Of Blues, Cleveland, OH 10/21/11

For a write-up on how to read and interpret visual setlists, click on over here.2011-10-21House Of Blues Cleveland, OHOne: Resolution > 13 Days, All In Time > Hangover, Slacker > Baby You're A Rich Man > Slacker, 40's ThemeTwo: Miami Virtue > Deeper > Dump City > 2x2 > Ringo > Jimmy Stewart &...

Staying Power: The Dark Side Of The Moon Infographic

Pink Floyd week continues with another infographic...What does it mean to have staying power? Using the album covers iconic imagery, this infographic from the Behance Network, compares Dark Side Of The Moon's consecutive weeks on the Billboard Top 200 to other notable streaks and series. Zoomed image of the words... 

Stream & Download: Roger Waters @ United Center, Chicago, IL 9/21/10

Pink Floyd week continues...So Theo Epstein is not the only one scouting at Wrigley Field these days. Roger Waters also dropped by recently to figure out how a stadium sized version of The Wall might work for 2012.There probably won't be much in the way of musical surprises given that he's playing the landmark...

Visual Setlist: Umphrey’s McGee @ The Bluebird, Bloomington, IN 10/20/11

For a write-up on how to read and interpret visual setlists, click on over here.2011-10-20The Bluebird Bloomington, INOne: Bridgeless, Cemetery Walk > Rocker (Part II), Kabump > Jimmy Stewart, Puppet String, Go to HellTwo: Plunger > Eat > Plunger, Wappy Sprayberry > The Bottom Half, Breathe > Sociable Jimmy > Bridgeless > SweetnessEncore: The Floor, Nopener[box type="info"] SongGapLTPBridgeless79/17/2011...

The Pink Floyd Band Member Timeline Infographic: 40 Years Of Milestones & History Visualized

Here's a righteous Pink Floyd infographic, which chronicles significant milestones and band member movement during 40 years of band history. This was crated by a flickr user known as 802.11 and has made tons of appearances all over the web. A great use of some very Floyd-like psychedelic imagery to convey the information. I love it!Click...

The Barn Presents: Mr. Blotto and The Vasoconstrictors @ Brixie's 11/19/11

Happy Anniversary to us! The Barn is gearing up to celebrate it's second birthday and we want to extend an invitation for all to join us.On Saturday, November 19th we'll be throwing down again with Mr. Blotto at Brixie's in Brookfield. These shows are always a blast whether you're from around these parts or...

Visual Setlist, Show Poster & Crazy Story: Umphrey’s McGee @ Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL 10/19/11

For a write-up on how to read and interpret visual setlists, click on over here.2011-10-19Lincoln Hall Chicago, ILOne: Great American > I Heard It Through The Grapevine, The Pequod, Professor Wormbog, The Linear -> Blue Echo > The Fussy Dutchman, Day Nurse, All Things NinjaEncore: 2nd Self, Booth Love, Domino Theory,...