The Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd - Sondz

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The Dark Side of the Moon is the eighth studio album by the English rock band Pink Floyd, released on 1 March 1973 by Harvest Records. Primarily developed during live performances, the band premiered an early version of the suite several months before recording began. The record was conceived as an album that focused on the pressures faced by the band during their arduous lifestyle, and dealing with the apparent mental health problems suffered by former band member Syd Barrett, who departed the group in 1968. New material was recorded in two sessions in 1972 and 1973 at Abbey Road Studios in London.

The record builds on ideas explored in Pink Floyd's earlier recordings and performances, while omitting the extended instrumentals that characterised their earlier work...

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Release date24 Mar. 1973
CountryUnited Kingdom
Length42:57
StatusOfficial
Label(s)Harvest
CatalogueSHVL 804
PackagingGatefold Cover
Language, scriptLatin
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