The night of pure rock wonder: Floydseum celebrates quarter century of Pink Floyd in Venice!

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The night of pure rock wonder: Floydseum celebrates quarter century of Pink Floyd in Venice!

On July 15, 1989, a historic day which marked a generation, even in television: Pink Floyd on a floating stage in the lagoon of Venice and all over the world connected with RAI1.

The night of wonders from the 12th of July

The exhibition Outside the Wall (organized by Floydseum) in Padua charms: so we wrote last year to tell you about those days at the Cultural Center Altinate San Gaetano before the Roger Waters concert. The extreme satisfaction with the success of the event, culminating in discussions about what to organize for the 25th anniversary concert of the Venetian. Long awaited news finally arrived and now. Says our diretur Giancarlo Passarella...

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Glenn Povey (UK)

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Honorary Member of the Cultural Association "Floydseum"

Founder of well-known English fanzine dedicated to Pink Floyd's "Brain Damage", he was director from 1985 to 1993, also launching the career of Australian Pink Floyd.
He’s a great collector of historical documents relating to the band, co-editor of the book "Pink Floyd in the flesh, the complete performance history" and author of what is widely considered the "bible" of Pink Floyd or the book "Echoes" that has consecrated as the leading authority on the history of the band. He has written extensively about the band for many music magazines including Mojo, Record Collector and Classic Rock.
He currently works in art direction and production tour of the music industry, he’is editor of books on Pink Floyd (mindheadpublishing.co.uk) and recently has also printed a new lavishly illustrated book titled "The Treasures of Pink Floyd."

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Gerald Scarfe and Glenn Povey

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Glenn PoveyFloydseum has new surprises for anyone who will visit the exhibition the last week. On Thursday 25th July at 6:00 pm a great guest arrives: Glenn Povey, music manager, tour agent and promoter, Pink Floyd fan but, above all, author of the most famous books related to English rock band like “Echoes”, “In the Flesh”, “Technicolor Dream” and “The treasures of Pink Floyd”. A man who collaborated with many great artists and wrote articles about Pink Floyd for music fanzines and magazines like Mojo and Record Collector. He is the best interpreter, with who revive the story and the collecting of Pink Floyd universe.

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