Posts Tagged ‘Led Zeppelin’

Jimmy Page Talks Led Zeppelin Book on ‘CBS This Morning’ (Video)

Led Zeppelin’s 400 page illustrated book, Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin, arrives in stores tomorrow (Oct. 9). This morning, Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page appeared in a segment on CBS This Morning  to promote it. In the segment, he talked about the beginning of the band and recalled the first time they jammed. “The very first rehearsal we…

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Led Zeppelin Celebrates 50 Years With Digital Releases

Led Zeppelin is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the recording of the band’s self-titled debut album today (Sept. 27) with three digital releases. Recording for the first Zep album began September 27, 1968, at Olympic Studios in London. The record was released on Jan. 12, 1969. The new releases include a 30-track, career-spanning compilation titled Led Zeppelin…

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Led Zeppelin Teases Photo Book in New Video

If you can’t wait for the October release of Led Zeppelin’s new photo book, the band has released a sneak peek in the form of a trailer on YouTube. The book–Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin–is in celebration of the band’s 50th anniversary, and will include a wide selection of photographs — many of them previously…

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Led Zeppelin Streams Remastered Track Ahead of Box Set Release

The remastered soundtrack to Led Zeppelin’s concert film, The Song Remains the Same, is set for release on Sept. 7, and to celebrate the the band is live streaming an audio clip of “Misty Mountain Hop.” The remastered track is available now on the Rhino Records’ website. Led Zeppelin Announces ‘The Song Remains the Same’ Reissues In…

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Robert Plant, Roger Waters Named as O2 Silver Clef Honorees

Rock legends Robert Plant and Roger Waters will be honored next Friday (July 6) at the 43rd annual O2 Silver Clef Awards in London. The ceremony, which takes place at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London, is a fundraiser for Nordoff Robbins, a U.K. charity that provides music therapy to ill and disabled people. “‘The O2…

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas from The NEW 107.1 The Boss

Father’s Day is coming up on Sunday (June 17), and if you still don’t know what to get your cool rocking Daddy, the New 1071 The Boss has a few ideas! For the Led Zeppelin fan: You have to wait until October to purchase Dad the 368-page photo book (that’s a holiday purchase), but in…

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Statue Honoring the Late John Bonham Unveiled on His Birthday

Today would have been the 7oth birthday of Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, and his hometown is honoring the late drummer with a statue in his honor. The bronze statue–unveiled in Reddittch U.K..–can now be seen in the town center of Mercian Square. Designed by respected British sculptor Mark Richards,  the statue–which shows the man known…

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Introducing: The Count Basie Center for the Arts

The Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank has a new name–The Count Basie Center for the Arts. Yesterday (May 16), the venue–which is now in the midst of a $26 million expansion–announced the news, with President and CEO Adam Philipson pledging continuing the legacy of William James “Count” Basie and support for arts, education, and…

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