Syd Barrett passed away 11 years ago today (July 7), and besides being Pink Floyd’s founding guitarist/frontman, one of his other biggest contributions to the band’s history is serving as the inspiration to “Shine On You Crazy Diamond,” an epic and favorite among fans the world over.
I swear to you I've thought of doing this. Don't pretend you've never been sittin' on the expressway and toyed with the idea too! Kinda make ya wonder how many people have actually gotten away with it?!