The efficiency additionally options members of his band who contributed components from their houses. “Social distancing is a crucial evil in COVID world,” Waters mentioned in an announcement. “Watching ‘Mom’ jogs my memory simply how irreplaceable the enjoyment of being in a band is.”
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In a current interview with Rolling Stone, Waters famous that he and his workforce did not halt work on his upcoming tour regardless of the pandemic forcing its postponement.
“We didn’t cease for a single second,” he mentioned. “The present is a component rock ’n’ roll enviornment present, half cinema. It’s couched on this concept that we’re divided between the ruling courses, who I characterize as residing within the iCloud. They dwell within the sky – it’s all white up there, they usually dwell in nice luxurious. After which there’s the netherworld the place the remainder of us shuffle round, uncomfortably numb. After which there’s a 3rd place, the bar, which is a figment of my creativeness, the place folks from all around the world, all communities, colours, creeds, religions can collect and communicate to at least one one other. I will probably be using actors to be characters within the bar — I’m already casting, and I’ve written the entire screenplay.”
Requested if he was delving into Pink Floyd’s catalog for the present, Waters mentioned he can “throw collectively a set listing of any tune that I ever wrote in my life, excluding among the early ones. I’m unsure the place ‘Set the Controls [for the Heart of the Sun]’ would possibly match into this narrative. As a result of that was once I was in my early 20s and I used to be copying shit out of books of Chinese language poetry.”