Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Pink Floyd: The Final Cut (EMI SHPF 1983)

Lynden Barber, Melody Maker, 19 March 1983

JUST PICTURE IT: over on the left there's wacky old Jack-the-lad Tony Ashton bobbing and weaving away beneath his dad's mangy cloth cap like Kevin Keegan having an epileptic fit, stage centre Alvin Lee contorts his upper lip into a quivering imitation of blancmange and selects a mean little lick from '101 Things To Do For The Retired: Chapter 9 — Being An Ex-Guitar Hero'.

Total word count of piece: 870

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.