Tag Archives: Led Zeppelin

Neanderpaul “Get The Led Out” Tidbit

(Photo Credit: Neanderpaul’s Music Room) You’ve heard me occasionally mention how cool it must have been to be contemporaries back in the day. You know…Zeppelin, hanging with the Stones. Zeppelin, meeting Elvis. But…there’s *another* side to that coin. *Some* folks feel like they were looked upon unfavorably due to their association with Led Zeppelin. Was it groupies? No. It was…The ... Read More »

Neanderpaul “Get The Led Out” Fun Fact! Jimi…not a fan.

(Photo Credit: Neanderpaul’s Music Room!) It’s fairly well-known that Led Zeppelin & Vanilla Fudge toured together on the band’s first U.S. tour in 1968 (Zeppelin opened…imagine *that!*). Former Fudge-drummer (giggity!), Carmine Appice has long been a source for the verification/refuting of many a Zep legend. Given the recent mud-slinging between Keith Richards and Jimmy Page, I wondered what kind of ... Read More »

Neanderpaul “Get The Led Out” Tidbit: It costs a fortune to use Led Zeppelin in movies

(Photo Credit: Wikipedia) Saw the preview for the new movie, “The Big Short.” It looks pretty cool. But, they snagged my attention with the huge “When The Levee Breaks” groove. It got me thinking… We don’t hear a whole lotta (see what I did there?) Zeppelin in films. In fact, other than the goof up (intentional?) in “Fast Times At ... Read More »

Save Your Shekels! Jimmy Page Needs Money!

The final three Zeppelin CDs are getting the expanded-remastered-ridiculous edition release on July 31st. Jimmy Page says this will close the door on studio material from the band (doubt it!). If you check out what they’ve released so far, you’ll understand that nobody produces Led Zeppelin, like Jimmy Page. But…don’t discount Eddie Kramer. He’s *every* bit the wizard on the ... Read More »

Record Store Day Special Releases

Robert Plant is one of a group of artists who unveiled Record Store Day release plans . He’ll offer previously unreleased live material on vinyl for the April 18th promotion. Plant’s More Roar, a three-track, 10-inch EP on Black Vinyl, will contain versions of “Turn It Up”/”Arbaden” and “Poor Howard” as well as a medley based around Led Zeppelin‘s “Whole Lotta ... Read More »

Led Zeppelin Debut Interactive ‘Trampled Under Foot’ Video

Led Zeppelin‘s current round of deluxe reissues trades on past glories, but it also embraces the future, as demonstrated by the new video released for a previously unreleased version of “Trampled Under Foot.” The clip, which you can watch above, was put together by Interlude, a media and technology company whose mission brief includes creating interactive videos that introduce “an ... Read More »

Led Zeppelin release song listing for concert movie

On March 30, theaters across the U.S. will, for one night only, will screen a movie comprised of concert footage from throughout Led Zeppelin‘s career. Now we know what songs we can expect to hear. The 13 songs, listed below, run in chronological order of their performance, from the Jan. 9, 1970, show at the Royal Albert Hall through Knebworth ... Read More »

Robert Plant announces 2015 Tour Dates

Robert Plant is returning to the road in support of his lullaby … and the Ceaseless Roar album. Plant’s plans for 2015 already included a spate of festival appearances, including headlining slots at the Mountain Jam Fest the weekend of June 5, Bottle Rock in late May and Bonnaroo between June 11-14. Those dates have now been rounded out by ... Read More »