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Syd Barrett's First Trip

  • Runtime: 15 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Culture & Society, Social Issues


Best known as the first front man for legendary psych peddlers Pink Floyd, Syd Barrett was one of the first casualties of the drugs that surrounded his scene, disappearing on a decades-long acid trip. This documentary captures Barrett's first trip on mushrooms in 1966. The band's signing to EMI in 1967 is also documented. ~ Rob Ferrier, Rovi