Updated: Aug 27, 2021
“The Dark Side of the Moon” is the eighth studio album released on March 1, 1973 by English rock band Pink Floyd. This concept album explores themes of grief, time, and mental illness. The iconic album art depicting a prism spectrum was chosen by the band to represent the how music can help alleviate the suffering of the many heavy themes the album discusses. “The Dark Side of the Moon” is remembered as one of the best-selling albums of all time, charting in the US for a combined total of 957 weeks. In 2013 it was selected by the Library of Congress to be preserved in the National Recording Registry and has since gone on to be certified 14x platinum. Experience the timeless history of one of rock’s most prolific albums including the tracks “Money,” “Us and Them,” and “Brain Damage” by streaming the album now in its entirety on Spotify!