Heart Beat, Pig Meat

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"Heart Beat, Pig Meat"
Song by Pink Floyd
from the album Zabriskie Point
Released January 1970
Recorded 1969
Length 3:11
Label MCA
Songwriter(s) David Gilmour
Rick Wright
Nick Mason
Roger Waters
Zabriskie Point track listing
"Heart Beat, Pig Meat"
"Brother Mary"

"Heart Beat, Pig Meat" is an instrumental song by progressive rock band Pink Floyd from the soundtrack to the film Zabriskie Point.[1][2]


The song revolves around a repetitive rhythm with keyboard improvisations on top of it. Throughout the song, various orchestral clips and random clips of people talking can be heard, as well as the sound of feet running.


  1. ^ Mabbett, Andy (1995). The Complete Guide to the Music of Pink Floyd. London: Omnibus Press. ISBN 0-7119-4301-X. 
  2. ^ "Albums: Zabriskie Point (1970), Pink Floyd". Floyian Slip. Retrieved 25 February 2011.