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50 Years Of Pink Floyd: Welcome To The Machine

The producer's tale

Pink Floyd signed to EMI in 1967. In one of his final interviews, in-house producer Norman Smith, who died in 2008, recalled working with the fledgling group and their “difficult” lead singer.

When I became a producer at EMI I sent out letters to all the band managers and agents, telling them I was looking for new talent. I got a letter back from Bryan Morrison, who was Pink Floyd’s agent, inviting me to go and see them. I’d never heard of Pink Floyd.


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