Poles Apart


Poles Apart

Song_infobox
Name = Poles Apart


Artist = Pink Floyd
Album = The Division Bell
Released = March 30 1994 (UK)
April 5 1994 (US)
track_no = 3
Recorded = 1993
Genre = Progressive rock
Length = 7:04
Writer = David Gilmour
Polly Samson
Label = EMI (UK)
Columbia Records (US)
Producer = Bob Ezrin and David Gilmour
prev = What Do You Want from Me?
prev_no = 2
next = Marooned
next_no = 4

"Poles Apart" is a song by Pink Floyd from the band's 1994 album, "The Division Bell". The lyrics speak to ex-bandmates Syd Barrett in the first verse, and Roger Waters in the second, according to co-writer Polly Samson [ [http://utopia.knoware.nl/users/ptr/pfloyd/interview/herewg.html Interview, November 1994] ] . The song was performed in DADGAD tuning.

Personnel

*David Gilmour - Guitars, lead vocals
*Nick Mason - Drums and percussion
*Richard Wright - Keyboards
*Guy Pratt - Bass
*Jon Carin - Programming

References


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