Neil Diamond & Roger Waters | Depressing Songs
“Neil Diamond unveils some of the most stripped-down, heartfelt material of his storied career on “12 Songs,” due Nov. 8 via Columbia. As previously reported, the project was produced by Rick Rubin, who encouraged Diamond to play guitar on one of his own albums for the first time in nearly 30 years.” [Billboard]
“Roger Waters, a founding member of Pink Floyd, has released an opera about the French Revolution, titled ça Ira. The album is based on Etienne Roda-Gil’s original French libretto.” [Audio, story & interview @ NPR]
Neil & Roger both made songs on Tom Reynolds’ list of the 25 most depressing songs of all time.