Pink Floyd, Rome Festival 1968

Above, stills from Pink Floyd’s set (Astronomy Domine)

There’s an excellent page here –

with many details of the festival itself, which was in Rome in May 1968.  In an article on the site, it is mentioned that all the equipment was rented;  it is hard to tell if this referred to the sound tech’s equipment, or everything including the amps,  but a whole wall of Vox hybrid amps was used it seems by many of the bands.

See also our page here.

The final-lunacy site includes this photo of Pink Floyd:

There are some recordings here…

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