Pink Floyd's Nick Mason to Meet Fans & Sign Copies of 8x Platinum Selling DVD, 'Pulse,' at Midtown Best Buy on Thursday, September 14
Who: Nick Mason, founding and longest continual member of Pink Floyd
What: A rare in-store appearance and signing of multi-platinum 'Pulse' DVD
Where: Best Buy (Midtown Manhattan - 529 5th Avenue at 44th Street)
When: Thursday, September 14, beginning at 6 p.m. (MEDIA CALL: 5:30 p.m.)
Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason will make a rare in-store appearance at the Midtown Best Buy (529 5th Avenue at 44th Street) on Thursday, September 14, beginning at 6 p.m. (MEDIA CALL: 5:30 p.m.).
Mason will meet and greet fans and sign copies of Pink Floyd's best- selling multi-platinum DVD, "Pulse," available at all Best Buy locations.
Shortly after its release, "Pulse" -- a landmark DVD collection documenting the 1994 Division Bell tour including the band's first-ever filmed performance of "The Dark Side of the Moon" -- became the #1 music DVD on both sides of the Atlantic topping the charts in Austria, Belgium, Holland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, the UK and the United States, where debuted with first week's sales of 92,815 units, according to SoundScan. "Pulse," which had one of the Top 3 best first week's sales in the United States of any music DVD in history, has gone on to become one of the Top 10 best-selling music DVDs ever.
Nick Mason is the author of "Inside Out - A Personal History of Pink Floyd," the definitive story of Pink Floyd, a band who's sold 116 million albums worldwide and spent more than a quarter century on the planet's pop charts. Mason first played with Roger Waters and Syd Barrett at the Regent Street Polytechnic in London in 1964, although they wouldn't become Pink Floyd until the following year.
SOURCE: Columbia Records
CONTACT: Maggie Wang, Columbia Records, Media, New York,
+1-212-833-8208, Maggie.Wang@sonybmg.com, or Tom Muzquiz, Columbia Records,
Media, Santa Monica, +1-310-449-2503, Tom.Muzquiz@sonybmg.com
Web site: http://www.columbiarecords.com/