The Syd Barrett Fund blog is written by Simon Webb, part-time marketing officer at Escape Artists, producers of The City Wakes: A Tribute to Syd Barrett in 2008. For more information about the Fund, please visit the Syd Barrett Fund website.
An exhibition of Syd Barrett Fund patron Mick Rock’s photography is coming to the Idea Generation Gallery in East London this November.
Celebrated as ‘The Man Who Shot the 70s’, Mick Rock’s images define rock n’ roll. Rock launched his career in 1972 with his portrait of an unknown David Bowie and has spent the last four decades capturing the most fascinating and exciting characters in rock music.
Coinciding with the publication of Mick's new book, Exposed: Faces of Rock n'…
On Saturday October 30, St. Pauls Church on Hills Road in Cambridge will be hosting ‘Roots of Cambridge Rock’, an event celebrating the music scene of the 1960s in the city.
Los Kiosk Bears will open the night with an hour long set, there after further jamming bands will perform, followed by an open stage invite to anyone that was in one of the numerous bands from that era to relive the influencial musical heritage of Cambridge.
The three charities which will benefit from…