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Amused itself to death Amused itself to death.
If it winds up being Waters' last original rock album, so be it: it is a masterpiece in the sense that it brings together all of his obsessions in one grand, but not unwieldy, package.
Band Name Roger Waters. Album Name Amused To Death. Released date September 1992.
How Roger Waters Reanimated His Legend on ‘Amused to Death’. Listen to Roger Waters' 'Watching TV'. "I've always been intrigued by this notion of war as an entertainment to mollify the folks back home – and the Gulf War fueled that idea," he told Rock Compact Disc Magazine in 1992. Amused to Death deals with the idea of whether TV is good or bad. And I set out to show that it can be both. That's how the album-opening "Ballad of Bill Hubbard" came to include a sample from a broadcast documentary where veteran Alfred Razzell discussed his experience in World War I. "There was always a question.