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Syd Barrett

Soundtrack, Composer, Music Department
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Net worth 2018: Under Review
Industry: Soundtrack
Residence:  Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, UK
BirthDay: 6 January 1946
Sigh: Aquarius
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
BIOGRAPHY

Syd Barrett was born on January 6, 1946 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England as Roger Keith Barrett. He died on July 7, 2006 in Cambridge.

TIMELINE
1996

Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of Pink Floyd) in 1996

1988

Additional material from these sessions was compiled and released as the album "Opel" in 1988

1967

During the taping of the band's appearance on The Pat Boone Show (1967) in 1967, he was so stoned that he couldn't even lip-sync his own vocals, much less mime his own guitar playing (bands playing on television in those days would often mime along to their hit records)

1964

Was a member of Pink Floyd from 1964-1968, and wrote most of the songs on the band's debut album "Piper At The Gates of Dawn" (1967)

1946

Syd Barrett was born on January 6, 1946 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England as Roger Keith Barrett

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