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Pink Floyd releases ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ album 40 years ago today (1973)

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(Thursday, March 1, 1973)The Dark Side of the Moon, the eighth studio album by the English progressive rock band Pink Floyd, was first released today in the U.S. by Capitol Records (the British release came nearly two weeks later). In 2003, the album polled in 43rd position on Rolling Stone‘s list of “The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.”