CBS Radio DJs Talk Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’

Posted: March 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

Originally posted on Jack Seattle FM:

This weekend, Pink Floyd‘s Dark Side Of The Moon celebrates its 40th birthday. One of the most enduring pieces of music of the rock and roll era, it has sold over 15 million copies in the U.S., it routinely lands towards the top of “greatest album of all time” lists, it launched Pink Floyd from a cult act to stadium headlining status, and stayed on the Billboard Top 200 album charts for over 700 weeks. There are many factors that have contributed to the album’s staying power – not least of which is the fact that it is a once-in-a-lifetime record, made up of singles that flow together as a cohesive whole.  But classic rock radio surely deserves at least some of the credit for keeping the album on the airwaves for decades: “Money” is one of the genre’s most solid songs, but really, over the years, you might…

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