About Roger Waters
George Roger Waters or just Rogers Waters is a rock-musicians,poet,composer and bass-guitarist from Great Britain who got his fame as a cofounder of Pink Floyd. This legendary rock band originally consisted of Rick Wright, Nick Mason, Syd Barrett and Roger Waters himself. Since 1965 (the year it was founded) the group gained extreme popularity and success. However, there were some contradictions and problems within the band. So, in 1987 Roger Waters made a firm decision to leave and begin his career as a solo musician. There used to be some court trials which were supposed to put an end to the arguments about the ownership of the group’s name and materials. All that finally spoiled the relations between the group members and they didn't work together till their charity concert in 2005 in London. Things weren't easy for Waters. However, he released five solo albums. November 1989 became a remarkable because of Roger Waters the Wall concert, which is considered one of the greatest and the most well-known concerts in the history of rock music. It was called “the Wall” because it commemorated the fall of the Berlin Wall. Later he started the namesake world tour. Roger Waters the Wall tour was an outstanding event for the world of rock music and one of the most famous and successful tours in musical history.
Roger Waters tour 2017
Previous Roger Waters albums have not been released since 2005. Now the twelve-year-long expectation of the fans will be rewarded. Roger Waters new album official release is expected on the second of June 2017. The album is called “Is This the Life We Really Want?” Three singles from the album were already released in April and May. In light of all these event, it is quite natural that the musician is going on tour. The name of Roger Waters tour is “Us + Them”. It is going to include both old and new songs. Roger Waters tour dates are May,26 - October,28. The first Roger Waters concert will be given in Kansas City and the last concert is scheduled to be in Vancouver. However, the new dates are constantly added owing to the tickets being in great demand.