Robert Plant’s sexual orientation is definitely straight but his stage presence and many of his photos show a feminine side to him. Here’s some of the better femmed out Robert Plant photo’s during the Led Zeppelin era.
Archive | July, 2009
In the Beastie Boys 1992 music video for the song “Gratitude” MCA, Ad-Rock and Mike D pay homage to the classic film Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii. In addition to being filmed outdoors and copying its directorial style of slow horizontal tracking shots, the video also shows the back of the Beastie Boys amplifiers which are spray-painted in stencil “PINK FLOYD LONDON” just like Live at Pompeii.
Early pressings of Radiohead’s Kid A came with a rather nice extra booklet of artwork hidden under the CD tray.
The cover to Led Zeppelin’s “Physical Graffiti” album is a photograph of a New York City tenement block located at 96 and 98 St. Mark’s Place New York City, New York in the East Village.
In 1993, Wal-Mart adopted a policy of not carrying any objectionable materials in their stores. While they continued to sell guns, cigarettes and movies (containing bad language, sex and violence) they made many musicians alter their albums before they would sell them, resulting in “clean” and “dirty” versions of many albums.
On January 9, 1969 The Beatles introduced an early version of the song “Get Back” known in Beatles folklore as the “No Pakistanis” version. This version is pretty darn racist in protesting immigrants and immigration laws. Hence the famous “Get Back To Where You Once Belonged”
Dave Grohl has always had a pretty awesome sense of humor. His humor comes out in his music videos, photographs and interviews. A friend of mine gave me a few DG Foo Fighters guitar picks Saul Goode & Les Dudis…
This last known photo of John Lennon and Paul McCartney together was taken by John Lennon’s girlfirend May Pang at the Louis B. Meyer/Peter Lawford Santa Monica house Lennon was renting March 29, 1974.
Malcolm “Mal” Evans is best known as the road manager, assistant, bodyguard and friend of The Beatles. Evans separated from his wife in 1973, and subsequently moved from the UK to Los Angeles, where John Lennon had moved to live with May Pang after his own separation from Yoko Ono. Here’s a photo of Mal a […]
On the original recording of the Pink Floyd song “Have A Cigar“, the song’s lead vocals are performed not by any member of Pink Floyd, but by an acquaintance of the band: British singer-songwriter Roy Harper. Roger Waters intended to record the part himself, but had strained his voice while recording “Shine On You Crazy […]