This is a must watch. A documentary on David Gilmour by the BBC.
Get a view into his life, beginnings, influences, music, Pink Floyd and legacy. I also love the way David and Polly work together, I wish I was that lucky. It’s a beautiful little documentary and I had to share it. I personally think David was destined for greatness by his drive to achieve musically.
Produced by the BBC, Gilmour: Wider Horizons offers intimate access to the gifted musician. Featuring footage of David Gilmour in the studio, his process for recordingRattle That Lock is the central theme of the movie. His early experiences with Pink Floyd, relationships with bandmates and the ultimate demise of the group are additionally thoroughly discussed. David Gilmour is shown playing guitar, saxophone, banjo and even the steel guitar he utilized on Pink Floyd classics “Breathe” and “Great Gig In The Sky” from their famed album Dark Side Of The Moon.
It includes appearances by his wife and collaborator Polly Samson and concert how the pair develops tracks together. Also appearing are his son and contributing pianist Gabriel Gilmour, together with Roxy Music’s Phil Manzanera, Jamie MacColl of Bombay Bicycle Club and host Alan Yentob.
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