Watch Roger Waters and Pink Floyd Play "Echoes" and "Money" (VIDEO)

Live footage of Roger Waters and Pink Floyd performing two of their classics, ""Echoes" and "Money"

When Pink Floyd first emerged from London in 1965, their progressive and psychedelic rock sound took listeners by storm. Even 50 years later their iconic music is still a major influence to bands and musicians all over the world. A large part of Pink Floyd's mass appeal lies in the powerful bass work of Roger Waters. Here are a couple examples of why his playing made such a deep impact.

Here Waters and Pink Floyd perform "Echoes" from their 1972 film, Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii, featuring where the band performed at the ancient Roman amphitheatre in Pompeii, Italy. 

On 2 July 2005 Pink Floyd performed at the London Live 8 concert with Roger Waters rejoining David Gilmour, Nick Mason and Richard Wright. It was the quartet's first performance together in over 24 years — the band's last show with Waters was at Earls Court in London on 17 June 1981.


Fender Roger Waters Precision Bass

Fender introduces the Roger Waters Precision Bass guitar, named for the world famous bassist singer songwriter whose elegant grooves and infectious riffs are hallmarks of the legendary Pink Floyd sound and an acclaimed solo career that continues stronger than ever