You'll lose your mind and play...
David recently pointed me in the direction of what looks to be another essential Syd Barrett book. Due out as a hardback in October, 'Madcap' by Tim Willis is published by
Willis claims to have the ultimate scoop with this one, in that he has actually talked to Barrett for the book, but when pushed to give a reason why Syd has decided to break his thirty-year silence, the author teased: "The interesting thing is not why he talked, but what he said. And, for that, you'll have to wait 'til publication..." Indeed we will, and what a long wait it's going to seem. :-(
Of course Mick Rock's brilliant Syd Barrett book,