Rick Wright - Quotes

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Pink Floyd is like a marriage that's on a permanent trial separation.

Pink Floyd is like a marriage that's on a permanent trial separation.

For me, playing music is like meditating - I just play and don't really think about what I'm doing, I just let it happen. ---->>>

The fact that people still know us is, in my opinion, a result of our music and of the big money that runs the music industry today. The people who control the industry are accountants who recycle everything in new, nostalgic packages, and everything else, to make more money. ---->>>

Sometimes I play something, and I haven't recorded it, and I don't know where it came from, why my hands did what they did, what key it was in, anything. ---->>>

I wrote the tunes and sang only nonsense words. Then came Moore and dressed them with the lyrics. ---->>>

We fought during 'The Wall,' which was an album Waters wrote, based on his family story, we clashed long before that, during the period of the Dark Side and 'Wish You Were Here.' Actually, we never got along. ---->>>

We worked very hard to make the lyrics suit the music. I can't, like Elton John, for example, compose by lyrics. Elton has a great talent for that. Whatever you give him, including your questions, he composes in half an hour and makes a great song out of it. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 07-28, 1945
Birthplace:
Die: 2008-09-15
Occupation: Musician
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Richard William Wright (28 July 1943 – 15 September 2008) was an English musician, composer, singer and songwriter. He was a founding member, keyboardist and vocalist of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd, performing on all but one of the group's albums including The Piper at the Gates of Dawn, The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here and The Division Bell, and playing on all of their tours (wikipedia)