New set of stamps to honour Pink Floyd. (in pictures)

A NEW set of stamps is being issued to honour rock band Pink Floyd, featuring some of their best known album covers.


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The 10 stamps will check 50 years since the gathering turned proficient and will incorporate some of their notorious collection covers

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Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon cover

An arrangement of stamps is being issued to respect rock band Pink Floyd, including some of their best known collection covers.

The ten stamps will check 50 years since the gathering turned proficient, and will incorporate notable collection covers from The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn, The Dark Side Of The Moon and Wish You Were Here.

A portion of the pictures commend the band’s live exhibitions including their ground-breaking psychedelic light appears and the arranging of their The Wall Album.

Pink Floyd's stamps will follow the Beatles' from 2007
Pink Floyd’s stamps will follow the Beatles’ from 2007

“Few groups in the historical backdrop of rock have figured out how to cut out a vocation as rich and extensive as that of Pink Floyd,” said Royal Mail.

Animals album cover
Animals album cover
Pink Floyd's The Wall Tour
Pink Floyd’s The Wall Tour

This is not the first run through the Royal Mail has respected rock artists, an arrangement of stamps were delivered in 2007 to check 50 years since Paul McCartney and John Lennon met and included a determination of the Famous Four’s most conic album covers.

Wish You Were Here
Wish You Were Here

In 2010 The Royal Mail made a scope of stamps which included great collection covers – with a configuration showings a vinyl record leaving its conspicuous collection sleeve.

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Atom Heart Mother

These incorporated The Rolling Stone’s Let It Bleed, Blur’s Parklife, Led Zeppelin IV, David Bowie’s The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust, Pink Floyd’s The Division Bell, Mike Oldfield’s Tubular Bells, The Clash’s London Calling, New Order’s Power, Corruption and Lies and Coldplay’s A Rush Of Blood To The Head.

The Piper at the Gates of Dawn - Pink Floyd's debut album
The Piper at the Gates of Dawn – Pink Floyd’s debut album
The 10 stamps will mark 50 years since the group turned professional
The 10 stamps will mark 50 years since the group turned professional
Some of the stamps will celebrate the band's live performances
Some of the stamps will celebrate the band’s live performances

The Pink Floyd stamps can be pre-requested now (from Wednesday) and will be marked down at post workplaces from July


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