Waters tour heads for capital
ROGER WATERS has announced that he is set to tour Europe next year with a date at Dublin’s 3Arena on June 26.
Tickets for the gig go on sale this Thursday.
Waters (pictured) says the tour, which is called ‘Us + Them’, will feature Pink Floyd classics from their albums, Wish You Were Here, The Wall, Animals and Dark Side Of The Moon. There will also be songs from his critically acclaimed new album, Is This The Life We Really Want? The tour title is from the 1974 track, ‘Us And Them’, from the multi-million selling Pink Floyd album, Dark Side of the Moon.
WHILE Bill Martin can walk down the street in relative peace, everyone he passes knows his music.
Along with his co-writing partner Phil Coulter, Martin has made a timeless contribution to popular culture, creating some of the most successful and memorable hits, including Cliff Richard’s ‘Congratulations’, Sandie Shaw’s ‘Puppet on a String’ and even Elvis Presley’s ‘My Boy’.
He also co-wrote Bay City Roller hits, ‘Shang-A-Lang’ and ‘Forever and Ever’. Now Martin ( has put pen to paper to record his own life story in an autobiography called
Bill’s tale will have readers rubbing shoulders with some of the entertainment world’s biggest stars.
The story of this successful songwriter begins with his upbringing in Govan, Glasgow, where his school pal was none other than Alex Ferguson.
Martin’s life has been a fascinating one, which makes for an entertaining read.