Rolling Stone - 12/11/03, p.110Ranked #43
in Rolling Stone's "500 Greatest Albums Of All Time" - "...One of the best-produced rock albums ever..."
Rolling Stone - 5/24/73, p.57
"...The sound is lush and multi-layered while remaining clear and well-structured....a fine album with a textural and conceptual richness that not only invites, but demands involvement....the excellence of a superb performance..."
Q - 10/94, p.1374 Stars
Uncut - 5/03, p.1124 stars out of 5
- "...The subdued, darkly muttering, sombrely somnolent music of DARK SIDE OF THE MOON startles....An achievement of considerable merit..."
NME (Magazine) - 3/20/93, p.33
8 - Excellent - "...although everything your punk rock elder brother said was undeniably true, it doesn't take a great mental leap to achieve the mind-set of the pot-smoking philosophy student and pronounce this album a super-sensory classic..."
Lyricist: Roger Waters.
Personnel: David Gilmour (vocals, guitar); Richard Wright (vocals, keyboards); Roger Waters (vocals, bass guitar); Nick Mason (percussion); Doris Troy, Lesley Duncan, Liza Strike, Barry St. John (background vocals).
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, London (06/1972-01/1973); Abbey Road Studios, London (06/1972-07/1973).
Photographers: Storm Thorgerson; Tony May.