Tag Archives: Pink Floyd

It was twenty years ago today…

Andy Mabbett marks the twentieth anniversary of his on-line presence with a call to protect user’s rights Continue reading

Posted in about me, Pink Floyd, Wikipedia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The BBC, Open Content and Wikipedia

Andy Mabbett describes how the BBC could make more use of Wikipedia’s open-licensed content on its regional news and sport pages Continue reading

Posted in Birmingham, ideas, microformats, Pink Floyd, social media, Wikipedia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Talking about Pink Floyd at Thinktank Planetarium

Andy Mabbett will be giving talks about three Pink Floyd albums, at the Planetarium at Thinktank, in central Birmingham, in August/ September 2011. Continue reading

Posted in about me, Birmingham, Pink Floyd | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

My interview about Wikipedia, with BBC WM’s Carl Chinn

Andy Mabbett was interviewed, about Wikipedia, on Carl Chinn’s BBC WM radio programme. Continue reading

Posted in about me, music, Wikipedia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Google Books: please make better use of screen space on my netbook

Andy Mabbett wishes Google Books would make better use of the screen-space on his netbook. Continue reading

Posted in annoyances, Pink Floyd | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Ian Emes’ ‘French Windows’ and Pink Floyd’s ‘One of These Days’ at Ikon

Ian Emes’ video for Pink Floyd’s ‘One of These Days’, ‘French Windows’, is part of an exhibition at Birmingham’s Ikon gallery, until September 2010 Continue reading

Posted in Birmingham, music, photography, reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

25 things about Andy Mabbett

0000-0001-5882-6823I’ve been wondering whether anyone would tag me to give “Seven Things you Never Knew About Me”, and how on Earth I would come up with that many. My friend and colleague Emma Routh tagged me on Facebook in a … Continue reading

Posted in Birmingham, humour, nature | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

RIP, Richard Wright

0000-0001-5882-6823I’ve met and chatted with, or interviewed, every member of the “classic” (1970s) Pink Floyd, apart from Richard Wright. And now I never will. RIP Richard, the unsung hero of Pink Floyd.

Posted in music | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment