Biography - A Short Wiki
One of the founders of the experimental rock band Pink Floyd who pursued a solo career fraught with drug addiction and loneliness.
Barrett was born as the third of five children to Arthur Max Barrett and Winifred. His father was a pathologist.
How did Syd Barrett die?
Syd Barrett's death was caused by Pancreatic Cancer.
|Cause of death||Pancreatic Cancer|
|Age of death||60 years|
|Birthday||January 6, 1946|
|Death date||July 7, 2006|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
The only work I’ve done the last two years is interviews. I’m very good at it.Syd Barrett
I think it’s good if a song has more than one meaning. Maybe that kind of song can reach far more people.Syd Barrett
It’s always been too slow for me. Playing. The pace of things. I’m a fast sprinter. The trouble was, after playing in the group for a few months, I couldn’t reach that point.Syd Barrett
I don’t really read a lot. Maybe I should.Syd Barrett
When we parted I had written everything for the group. My leaving sort of evened things out within the group.Syd Barrett