Did you know that Syd Barrett is considered the inventor of a whole new guitar style called “glissando guitar”? Did you know that the first Pink Floyd concerts, such as those in UFO club lasted as long as from 8 pm to 1 am with just a twenty-minute break. Did you know that Eric Clapton co-wrote The Pros And Cons Of Hitchhiking with Roger Waters and then toured with him?
The album was recorded when
Syd Barrett was about to psychically collapse.
At the time,
David Gilmour was starting to take over Syd's role at the concerts, and gradually, he started to work on the album, too. Positively, Syd Barret recorded parts of Jugband Blues and Remember A Day. Possibly, he recorded parts of See- Saw and Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun. It is sure that he did not record Saucerful Of Secrets and not even the song Corporal Clegg, to which he wrote the music to