The Piper at the Gates of Dawn is the debut studio album by Pink Floyd, and the only one made under founder member Syd Barrett’s leadership.
The album, named after the title of chapter seven of Kenneth Grahame’s The Wind in the Willows and featuring a kaleidoscopic cover photo taken by Vic Singh, was recorded from February to May 1967.
In 2012, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn was voted 347th on Rolling Stone Magazine’s list of The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
Original Multi-colored striped Label. LP Tower ST 5093 1967 *****