Summer '68

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"Summer '68"
Single by Pink Floyd
from the album Atom Heart Mother
A-side "Julia Dream"
(Japan) [1]
Released 10 October 1970
Format 7"
Recorded July 1970 at Abbey Road Studios, London
Genre Progressive rock, psychedelic rock
Length 5:28
Label EMI Columbia (UK)
Tower (US)
Writer(s) Richard Wright
Producer(s) Pink Floyd, Norman Smith
Pink Floyd singles chronology
"One of These Days"
(1971)
"Julia Dream"/
"Summer '68"
(1972)
"Free Four"
(1972)

"Summer '68" is a song by Pink Floyd on their 1970 album Atom Heart Mother.[2][3]

Recording[edit]

Written and sung by Rick Wright, "Summer '68" was recorded at Abbey Road Studios in July 1970. Its lyrics describe Wright's meeting with a groupie.

Personnel[edit]

with:

  • Abbey Road Session Pops Orchestra – brass

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Official Site". Pink Floyd. 
  2. ^ Strong, Martin C. (2004). The Great Rock Discography (7th ed.). Edinburgh: Canongate Books. p. 1177. ISBN 1-84195-551-5. 
  3. ^ Mabbett, Andy (1995). The Complete Guide to the Music of Pink Floyd. London: Omnibus Press. ISBN 0-7119-4301-X. 

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