Syd Barrett

Syd Barrett
1946 - 2006
Syd Barrett  British Musician
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Syd Barrett was in relationships with Gayla Pinion (1969 - 1970), June Child (1967 - 1968), Lynsey Korner (1966 - 1968), Viv Brans (1965), Jenny Spires (1964 - 1966), Libby Gausden (1961 - 1964) and Susan Kingsford.

Syd Barrett had encounters with Iggy (1969), Gilly Staples (1969), Kari Ann (1968), Jenny Fabian (1967) and Mary Johnson (1967).

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British Musician Syd Barrett was born Roger Keith Barrett on 6th January, 1946 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England and passed away on 7th Jul 2006 Cambridge, England aged 60. He is most remembered for Pink Floyd. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Syd Barrett is a member of the following lists: 1946 births, Deaths from pancreatic cancer and Capitol Records artists.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Dating7 3 years 1 year, 2 months -
Encounter5 1 month, 1 day 6 days -
Total12 3 years 8 months, 16 days 1 month, 1 day

Details

First Name Syd
Last Name Barrett
Full Name at Birth Roger Keith Barrett
Alternative Name The Crazy Diamond, Syd Barrett, Syd
Age 60 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th January, 1946
Birthplace Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England
Died 7th July, 2006
Place of Death Cambridge, England
Cause of Death Pancreatic Cancer
Buried Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Cambridge High School For Boys
University Cambridge Tech, Camberwell Art School (1964)
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Pink Floyd
Music Genre (Text) Psychedelic Rock, Space Rock, Psychedelic Folk, Blues Rock, Experimental Rock, Avant-Garde, Psychedelic Pop, Rock, psychedelia, acid rock
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1964–1974 (music), 1964–1974, 1964–1972, 1963–1972
Music Style Psychedelic, Psychedelic Pop, British Psychedelia, Art Rock, Folk-Rock
Music Mood Eerie, Quirky, Eccentric, Fractured, Meandering, Sprawling, Insular, Whimsical, Trippy, Bittersweet, Precious, Wistful, Wry, Druggy, Ominous
Instrument Guitar, Vocals
Instrument (text) Guitar, Vocals, Bass Guitar, Organ, Ukulele, Banjo, Piano
Record Label Harvest
Associated Acts Pink Floyd, Stars
Official Websites http://www.sydbarrett.com, http://sydbarrett.com
Father Arthur Max Barrett (father) (pathologist)
Mother Winifred Barrett (mother)
Friend Stash De Rola (Dandy and playboy)

Roger Keith "Syd" Barrett (6 January 1946 – 7 July 2006) was an English singer, songwriter, musician and painter who co-founded the rock band Pink Floyd in 1965. Barrett was their original frontman and primary songwriter, becoming known for his whimsical take on psychedelia, English-accented singing, literary influences, and stream-of-consciousness writing style. As a guitarist, he was influential for his free-form playing and for employing dissonance, distortion, echo, feedback, and other studio effects.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Syd Barrett60 CapricornMusician
British
Iggy69 SagittariusModel
British
Gilly Staples-Model
Gayla Pinion-
Kari Ann-Model
British
June Child51 LeoRelative
British
Jenny Fabian-Socialite
British
Mary Johnson85 AriesSinger
American
Lynsey Korner-Model
British
Viv BransN Pisces
Jenny Spires-
British
Libby Gausden-
British
Susan Kingsford75 AquariusOther
British
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Posted commentsView all comments (11)

luvsydbluvsydbJan 7, 2011

HAPPY 65TH BIRTHDAY GORGEOUS SYD "ROGER KEITH" BARRETT. YOU LEFT TO YOUNG!!! RIP....

primarhodaprimarhodaAug 25, 2009

Unfortunately the excesses of Syd did destroy what once was a talent, and a gorgeous one at that. I have to agree with Duggie Field`s comment, this definitely applies to many beautiful ones .

nwfannwfanJul 30, 2009

He`s a really great,looking good,talented artist and he should be remembered forever,he invented psychedelic music and was an innovator from all points of view and he is a genius for sure!I think his story is the saddest of all times,RIP

2faceMay 1, 2009

Syd was a great musician and artist, I hope he`ll be remembered forever.

lisaFeb 17, 2009

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sandyDec 20, 2008

Syd Barret is Pink Floyd !

bernie deherreraDec 7, 2008

Learing of sid`s passing ended my childhood memerys

luvsydbluvsydbOct 5, 2008

"Syd was a beautiful man who got away with a lot because he was beautiful." ~Duggie Fields~

okaschnitzokaschnitzAug 31, 2008

Shine on you crazy diamond!

majo_sanzMay 26, 2008

Syd Barret.. such a talented, (so)handsome, (so)sexy, mysterious and brilliant man. It`s a shame what happened to him but he`ll always be the best rock artist no matter what. R.I.P Syd Barret.


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