Pink Floyd: The Story Behind Atom Heart Mother
Atom Heart Mother is the fifth studio album by the English progressive rock band Pink Floyd. It was released by Harvest on 2 October in the UK, and by.film the con the io so io e voi due gemelle nel pallone monsta x ray eng sub
Ron Geesin , who had already influenced and collaborated with Roger Waters , contributed to the title track and received a then-rare outside songwriting credit. The cover was designed by Hipgnosis , and was the first one to not feature the band's name on the cover, or contain any photographs of the band anywhere. This was a trend that would continue on subsequent covers throughout the s and beyond. Although it was commercially successful on release, the band, particularly Waters and David Gilmour , have expressed several negative opinions of the album in more recent years. Pink Floyd started work on the album after completing their contributions to the soundtrack for the film Zabriskie Point in Rome, which had ended somewhat acrimoniously. They headed back to London in early for rehearsals.
Pink Floyd 's Atom Heart Mother marks the final signpost for a period of broad and sometimes aimless experimentation following the departure of Syd Barrett. David Gilmour joined Pink Floyd as the band was completing its last recording with the troubled Barrett. Quite the opposite, in fact. Atom Heart Mother , which was released on Oct. Both of the latter projects concluded with a series of solo compositions. This unfocused era might be best understood over the course of Atom Heart Mother 's title track here, an unwieldy six-part suite which took up all of side one.
Atom Heart Mother
Remergence 2. Summer '68 4., Appearing after the sprawling, unfocused double-album set Ummagumma , Atom Heart Mother may boast more focus, even a concept, yet that doesn't mean it's more accessible. If anything, this is the most impenetrable album Pink Floyd released while on Harvest, which also makes it one of the most interesting of the era.