Wish You Were Here

Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
1975 Ratings: #2 / 84
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1975 Ratings: #1
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
AllMusic
Musically, it's arguably even more impressive, showcasing the group's interplay and David Gilmour's solos in particular. And while it's short on actual songs, the long, winding soundscapes are constantly enthralling.
BradTasteMusic
92
You should have seen my face while listening to this thing
rafae_l
100
i think this is the best album i've ever heard
Craigold
100
Not only am I illiterate, I am also extraordinarily mentally handicapped. Not only am I a few IQ points from being considered a vegetable, I also have an incomprehensibly grating personality. Putting me in a room with anyone could cause them serious mental degeneration, and likely brain cancer. I am a menace to society as a whole. Not only that, I am impalpably narcissistic. Even though I have admitted to these things now, I can guarantee that in the future, I will be in complete denial about ... read more
Inglume
58
The album is a living beauty, and it achieved that with only 5 tracks that were amazingly conceived and organized. Best Pink Floyd album in my opinion.
Tristan
NR
Dammit.
Albums like this make me remember what it is that I absolutely love and adore about music itself.
This is amazing, this is outstanding, this is a one-of-a-kind musical experience which, if allowed, can absolutely engulf the listener.
I'm not going to give a general description for this album, I'll instead just get right into my main points:

The experience of this full album reminds me much of their previous track "Echoes" from the album "Meddle." This is not ... read more
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Track List

  1. Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Part One) (1-5) 
  2. Welcome To The Machine 
  3. Have A Cigar 
  4. Wish You Were Here 
  5. Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Part Two) (6-9)
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Added on: September 24, 2012