Syd Barrett --- Founder member of Pink Floyd, lead vocalist, guitarist, and primary songwriter during the band's psychedelic years (1967-1968), providing major musical and stylistic direction in their early work.
David Gilmore, the Black Strat.. David bought the Black Strat at Manny's guitar store in New York in May 1970 during Pink Floyd's North American tour.The guitar went through many changes over the years with different necks, pickups and custom features. The Strat was donated to Hard Rock Café where it was displayed. In 2005 Pink Floyd reunited for the last time at the Live 8 show in London's Hyde Park and the Black Strat made its triumphant return. It's been David's main guitar ever since..
David Gilmour Live and Unplugged @ Royal Albert Hall, performing “wish you were here”. Breathtaking performance! David Jon Gilmour, CBE (born 6 March 1946), is an English musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is best-known as the guitarist and co-lead vocalist of the progressive rock band Pink Floyd.