Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason says he joined his new band Saucerful of Secrets because he missed playing the drums

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Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason debuted a brand-new band, Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets, at a four-date series of London club shows in May, and the group’s now set to launch a full-scale European tour in September. The band focuses on playing early Pink Floyd material predating 1973’s The Dark Side of the Moon album.

Mason tells ABC Radio that a motivating factor in him doing the project was that he “rather missed…actually playing the drums.”

The 74-year-old Rock & Roll Hall of Famer says the band was the brainchild of former Blockheads guitarist Lee Harris, …read more

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