Echoes - The Best of Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd compilation.
Released in Europe by EMI, November 5, 2001.
Released in USA by Capitol Records, November 6, 2001.
More than two hours and twenty minutes with the greatest Pink Floyd material. The 26 songs has been mixed together to one piece of continues music by producer and engineer James Guthrie. According to a press release 'Echoes was made with the active participation of David Gilmour, Roger Waters, Nick Mason and Richard Wright.'
The song When The Tigers Broke Free has previously only been released on a single (Never before on CD!)
A book with tabs and music sheets has been released to accompany the Pink Floyd Compilation. The 328 page book is also titled: Pink Floyd: Echoes.
See Emily Play
The Happiest Days Of Our Lives
Another Brick In The Wall, part two
The Great Gig In The Sky
Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun
Shine On You Crazy Diamond (parts 1-7)
Fletcher Memorial Home
When The Tigers Broke Free
One Of These Days
Us And Them
Learning To Fly
Wish You Were Here
Cover by Storm Thorgerson
Graphic design: Peter Curzon
Photography by Rupert Truman and Sam Brooks
With thanks to Jason Reddy, Finlay Cowan, Dan Abott and Hothouse
To compile this album, the original analogue master tapes were played back on custom tape machines built by The Mastering Lab (1/4 inch) and Tim de Paravicini (1/2 inch). Custom valve EQ was by Esoteric Audio Research. 24-bit Analogue to Digital converters by dB Technologies fed by SADiE workstation. Monitoring DACs were by dCS.