August 1, 2021

Anniversary of the last Pink Floyd concert

Well they say that to remember is to live again. Going back to walk what has been lived is a good daily action, that is why we are going to celebrate with this text one of the most iconic dates in music, since each July 2nd, we can celebrate that Saturday in 2005, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Richard Wright Y Nick Mason they took the stage of the festival Live 8 o’clock 11:23 pm, in what would be the first concert of Pink Floyd with the classic lineup on 24 years.

That Saturday july 2, the emblematic Hyde Park from London, England, was packed with tens of thousands of people who witnessed an artistic parade of epic proportions, curated with the help of the mythical English figure Bob Geldof, who had also organized the festival Live Aid on 1985.

But days before, it began to circulate in Internet the rumor that the festival Live 8 brought a as up its sleeve, an attraction that would surpass the imposing list of confirmed acts that already, in itself, had millions of people with the emotion up to the sky. Who was it then?