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2010 – JASON BONHAM‘S LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE To Launch Second Leg In The Spring? According to Reuters, the JASON BONHAM‘S LED ZEPPELIN EXPERIENCE tour grossed $2.1 million after playing 38 cities and cracked the top 50 of trade publication Pollstar’s annual top tours list. Bonham is expected to launch a second leg in the spring, […]
LED ZEPPELIN’s Jimmy Page Talks About The John Bonham Story In New Audio Interview – He Was “Head And Shoulders Above Anyone Around Him” Rock Hard Posted on Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at 13:17:38 EST The John Bonham Story, narrated by Dave Grohl (THE FOO FIGHTERS, THEM CROOKED VULTURES), will air 3 PM (BST) Monday, […]
2010 – Radio Station, “Absolute Classic Rock” names, “Stairway to heaven” the UK’s favorite classic rock song on This Day in Rock!
2010 – Radio Station, “Absolute Classic Rock” names, “Stairway to heaven” the UK’s favorite classic rock song on This Day in Rock! Listeners of the famed radio station voted in 2 other tunes from the Zep as well… “Whole lotta love” at No. 4, and “Rock n’ Roll” at No. 7. And on Feb. 14th, […]
2010, A very rare Led Zeppelin recording from a 1971 gig at St Matthew’s Baths Hall in Ipswich, England was unearthed at a car boot sale on This Day in Rock.
2010 – A very rare Led Zeppelin recording from a 1971 gig at St Matthew’s Baths Hall in Ipswich, England was unearthed at a car boot sale on This Day in Rock. The bootleg copy of the audio from the group’s gig on November 16th 1971 was picked up for just “two or three pounds” […]
2010 – A rare Led Zeppelin live recording has been unearthed – in a car boot sale.The band’s celebrated gig at St. Matthews Baths Hall, a converted swimming pool in Ipswich, during November 1971 was never actually recorded. Or so everyone thought. However, Zeppelin fan Vic Kemp came across a CD of the entire gig […]
2007 – The mighty Led Zeppelin’s eagerly-awaited reunion concert in London was postponed for two weeks after guitarist Jimmy Page broke a finger. The tribute concert in honour of late Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun scheduled for 26 November would now take place on 10 December. More than a million fans applied for the 20,000 […]
2009 – Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant took home five prizes for his collaboration with bluegrass singer Alison Krauss
2009 – Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant took home five prizes for his collaboration with bluegrass singer Alison Krauss at this years Grammy Awards held in Los Angeles. The duo won album of the year for Raising Sand and record of the year for ‘Please Read The Letter.’ Coldplay, (who won song of the year […]
2008 – Welsh singer Duffy’s single Mercy was named song of the year at the Mojo magazine awards held in London. Best breakthrough act went to The Last Shadow Puppets – the side project of Arctic Monkeys singer Alex Turner. Other acts honoured at the reader-voted Mojo Honours included Led Zeppelin, Paul Weller, the Sex […]
2007 – Led Zeppelin played their first concert in 19 years, at London’s 02 arena. Original band members Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Paul Jones were joined on stage by Jason Bonham, the son of their late drummer John Bonham. More than one million people had taken part in a ballot for the 9,000 […]
2007 – the surviving members of Led Zeppelin announced they would reform for a star-studded tribute concert in London. Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones would play at a show to remember the late Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun. The place of Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, who died in 1980, would be taken […]
2007 – a man admitted bootlegging charges after hearing evidence from Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page. Robert Langley, 57, from Buckingham, originally denied three trademark and two copyright infringements after being caught at a record fair in Glasgow. The seizure of CDs and DVDs two years ago included £11,500 of counterfeit Led Zeppelin material.