Did you know that the What Do You Want From Me guitar theme had already been used 16 years earlier on David Gilmoure’s first solo album? Did you know that the song Castellorizon from David Gilmour’s On An Island album is named after a Greek island near Rhodos, where David has his own house?Did you know that The Wall could have been a triple album? The material that didn’t make it to the Wall album later became part of Final Cut.
Mentioned in the When The Tigers Broke Free Lyrics.
The Anzio and Nettuno landings in Italy were a courageous Allied operation, during which the Allies landed in Italy on the 22nd of January and fought the Germans, who outnumbered them twice. In the end, the Allies succeeded and by opening a second front in Italy they made the Nazis split their powers, which prepared the situation for the latter invasion in Normandy.
Waters‘ father fought in Anzio and died.