The singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist has a unique and much-revered place in the music firmament.
The collected words of the musical frontiersman and Pink Floyd co-founder will be gathered together in 'The Lyrics Of Syd Barrett.'
The scope of Ayers' work paved the way for many other psych-rock musicians.
Pink Floyd were one of the most influential and successful rock bands of all time, with members that included Syd Barrett, Roger Waters, and David Gilmour.
'Rock music that incorporates elements of traditional or classical music', surely a key art-rock principle is forging ahead, the shock of the new?
The iconic rock photographer, Mick Rock is now the subject of a new documentary titled, Shot! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra Of Rock, out now and streaming.
The first review of Pink Floyd's the Piper at The Gates Of Dawn in the New Musical Express