Tag Archives: Robert Plant

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 »

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 »

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 »

Led Zeppelin Concert Movie Trailer

Led Zeppelin will be returning to the big screen on March 30, when a concert movie culled from various performances by the band will show for one night only. Can’t wait? Well, we’ve got an exclusive premiere of the film’s trailer that you can watch now. The “concert event” is presented by Fathom, the same group that was responsible for ... Read More »

Robert Plant to headline 2015 Mountain Jam

Just a week after Robert Plant was announced as the headliner at 2015′s BottleRock Festival in Napa, Calif., the singer has unveiled another U.S. festival date, this one at the Mountain Jam fest in Hunter, N.Y. The festival is scheduled to take place at the Hunter Mountain ski resort from June 4-7. In addition to Plant, this year’s lineup includes the Black ... Read More »

Ann Wilson says she’d take on Plant’s role in Zep

Heart star Ann Wilson has offered guitar great Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones a little girl power as they mull over a Led Zeppelin comeback – she wants to front the group. Robert Plant has made it clear he isn’t interested in returning to the band for a reunion tour and Page has abandoned plans to hit the road ... Read More »

Jimmy Page Blasts Drug Rumors

“You know who knows me? My clothes. My clothes know me very well.” That quote about sums up the confrontational tone set between Jimmy Page and GQ during the magazine’s ‘Men of the Year’ feature on the former Led Zeppelin guitarist — a conversation that found him repeatedly shrugging off questions about his personal life and irritably refusing to wave ... Read More »