Performing two extraordinary concerts at the amphitheatre in Pompeii, Gilmour reprised the legendary Pink Floyd 1971 film – and Sarah Lee was given exclusive access to photograph the unique event
The lighting rig is fully tested in the afternoon before the show, while the musicians take a break to look around the city.
Historian Mary Beard gives Gilmour and Samson a tour of the ancient site. She explained how Pompeii as a provincial town was the ‘Shepton Mallet of the Roman World’
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Gilmour and Samson head to the stage, down one of the tunnels which would last have been used by performing gladiators
Guy Pratt who has played with Pink Floyd and Gilmour since the 1980s..
Chuck Leavell, longtime Rolling Stones keyboardist, who is new to this leg of the tour.