Music Keynote: Roger Waters


Roger Waters

An interview with Roger Waters, a founding member and the creative force behind Pink Floyd. He composed their multi-platinum albums including The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals and The Wall. He has toured extensively, and with The Wall, became the most successful solo artist ever. In July 2005 Waters reunited with Pink Floyd for Live 8 in London’s Hyde Park. Waters produced, co-directed and co-wrote Roger Waters The Wall, an intensely personal road trip that deals with the loss that he has felt throughout his life due to war. In Amsterdam, June 2018, Waters filmed his US + THEM live show. US + THEM is a story of human rights, liberty and love.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Secondary Entry: Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Keynote
Event Type: Session