Classic Rock Corner

Roger Waters' Best Songs About His Late Father

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"The Fletcher Memorial Home" (The Final Cut)

The Final Cut is basically Waters' first solo album, and is an even more scathing indictment of war than The Wall was. The album is dedicated to Waters' father, whose name not-so-coincidentally graces the home where "colonial wasters of life and limb" would be dealt with appropriately.

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