A Saucerful of Secrets (11:54)

Cover of Oh By the Way (Studio Album Boxset)

From Oh By the Way (Studio Album Boxset) and 90 other releases

Know something about this track?
Help build Last.fm by adding it to the wiki for this track.

Tags

Everyone’s tags

More tags

Play with Spotify

Albums featuring this track (91)

Similar Tracks

  Track   Duration Listeners
Pink Floyd - Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 9:07 273,565
Pink Floyd - Careful With That Axe, Eugene 8:46 137,865
King Crimson - 21st Century Schizoid Man 7:21 139,438
The Doors - The End 17:29 595,734
The Doors - When the Music's Over 14:51 361,159
Syd Barrett - Golden Hair 2:00 102,383

Listening Trend

173,650listeners all time
815,934scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Explore more

Shoutbox

Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up.
  • Cassandra-Leo

    Nick Mason is kind of underrated as a drummer and the live versions of this song prove it.

    5 Jul 4:13pm Reply
  • Oppressotron

    Ahhhhhh, the B chord at the end. That final collection of notes that wraps up all the chaos into a happy ending.

    3 Jun 4:09pm Reply
  • Azghouls

    This song blew my mind, just like Echoes

    21 May 12:37am Reply
  • acm323

    Roger Waters would be so hot if he wasn't an ugly asshole. Other than that...he's fucking hot!

    18 Mar 8:37am Reply
  • Notares

    Live at Pompeii version = fucking incredible [2]

    22 Dec 2014 Reply
  • onthewall2983

    One of the rare times Rick used a mellotron. Don't think he used one again after "Atom Heart Mother".

    14 Nov 2014 Reply
  • RubberSalad

    proto post-rock

    3 Nov 2014 Reply
  • Oppressotron

    Yeah the live versions own. They are a bit 'harder' and the drums turn it into a beast. The beautiful section at the end is just a bunch of chords. Grab your guitar and bust it.

    24 Jul 2014 Reply
  • RSt123

    The live versions I know are topping the studio version which is also great :)

    28 Jun 2014 Reply
  • Hadron24

    Live at Pompeii version = fucking incredible.

    17 May 2014 Reply
  • muerto14

    Masterpiece

    1 May 2014 Reply
  • Abomination317

    The peak of what Pink Floyd did best.

    25 Mar 2014 Reply
  • zajac09

    masterpiece

    4 Mar 2014 Reply
  • LedZepp70s

    i like Pompeii performance but Ummagumma's is better

    10 Feb 2014 Reply
  • traytray89

    One of their very best, for sure.

    18 Jan 2014 Reply
  • Alan_Cieslar

    It amazes me how many Pink Floyd fans don't know this song, for me its easily in the top 5 of their most psychedelic songs.

    15 Dec 2013 Reply
  • OcellatedGod

    Avant-garde masterpiece. When I was a kid I had this song all figured out, how it's about an alien spaceship landing in a desert. :)

    2 Dec 2013 Reply
  • sls

    The organ part gets to me. My father was born in 1940 and learned to play organ, he mostly plays church music but it's exactly what an organist in the Floyd's day would have been exposed to. He is currently 73 years old, has had many close encounters with death by accident or illness and as with everyone it's only a matter of time. This song makes me want to record one of his organ pieces that I've taken for granted my whole life; maybe even to use at the funeral. Usually I only think in this mode when I'm on mushrooms but at this time I'm just high on Pink Floyd. Legendary, eternal, psychedelic. How fitting to record a version of it in a ruined theater in Pompeii.

    14 Oct 2013 Reply
  • artymyna

    This music is timeless...

    6 Oct 2013 Reply
  • Siesta-00

    The ending is just....

    3 Oct 2013 Reply
  • All 262 shouts

Top Listeners