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An Introduction to Syd Barrett

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Download links and information about An Introduction to Syd Barrett by Syd Barrett. This album was released in 2010 and it belongs to Rock, Pop, Psychedelic genres. It contains 19 tracks with total duration of 01:19:40 minutes.

Artist: Syd Barrett
Release date: 2010
Genre: Rock, Pop, Psychedelic
Tracks: 19
Duration: 01:19:40
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. Arnold Layne (2010 Remastered Version) (featuring Pink Floyd) 2:54
2. See Emily Play (2010 Remastered Version) (featuring Pink Floyd) 2:52
3. Apples and Oranges (2010 Remastered Version) (featuring Pink Floyd) 3:04
4. Matilda Mother (Alternative Version;2010 Mix) (featuring Pink Floyd) 3:57
5. Chapter 24 (2011 Remastered Version) (featuring Pink Floyd) 3:39
6. Bike (2011 Remastered Version) (featuring Pink Floyd) 3:22
7. Terrapin (2010 Remastered Version) 5:03
8. Love You (2010 Remastered Version) 2:26
9. Dark Globe (2010 Remastered Version) 1:59
10. Here I Go (2010 Remix) 3:18
11. Octopus (2010 Mix) 3:54
12. She Took a Long Cool Look (2010 Mix) 1:46
13. If It's In You (2010 Remastered Version) 2:23
14. Baby Lemonade (2010 Remastered Version) 4:07
15. Dominoes (2010 Mix) 4:05
16. Gigolo Aunt (2010 Remastered Version) 5:43
17. Effervescing Elephant (2010 Remastered Version) 1:51
18. Bob Dylan Blues (2010 Remastered Version) 3:08
19. Rhamadan (2010 Mix) 20:09

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Syd Barrett was the first genius to emerge from Pink Floyd and the first to crack from the strain of success and unusually large amounts of LSD. His sense of whimsy, his lyrical flights of fancy, and the unforeseen chord structures made his music a singular achievement. Psychedelic folk-rock for the people. This collection is the first to combine his early work with Pink Floyd with his solo recordings. “Arnold Layne” sounds as desperate as ever. “See Emily Play” wanders off the playground in search of the lost chord. Band-mate and producer David Gilmour remixed five of the tracks for stronger effect, but it’s not disconcerting to ears that have grown up on the original vinyl releases. There is simply too much wonderful music here to go wrong. “Bike,” “Terrapin,” “She Took a Long Cool Look,” “Baby Lemonade,” “Gigolo Aunt” and the twenty-minute “Rhamadan” make for a fantastic overview of a man who left the creative world far too soon. Barrett was a musical iconoclast, plain and simple. Here is the proof.