On September 25h, 1980 John Bonham died in an upstairs bedroom at The Old Mill House in Clewer, Windsor that was owned by Led Zeppelin bandmate Jimmy Page. Bonham was picked up by Led Zeppelin assistant Rex King to attend rehearsals at Bray Studios (below) for an upcoming North American tour, the band’s first since 1977, scheduled to commence on 17 October.
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This legendary 1973 photo by Bob Gruen of Led Zeppelin standing in front of their own “Led Zeppelin Airplane” helped make the band bigger than life.
During Them Crooked Vultures shows John Paul Jones pulls out this bad ass Lap Steel Bass Guitar when they play the song “No One Loves Me & Neither Do I”.
Here’s photo of Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page in 1977 on stage wearing a Nazi SS hat. Check out the hat and Adolf Hitler himself wearing it…
Them Crooked Vultures have joked about how drummer Dave Grohl was supposedly “rushed to doctor” because he’d overdosed on caffeine – by drinking too much coffee. Josh Homme and John Paul Jones, posted a video online explaining Grohl’s coffee-drinking habits.
My two favorite bad ass, rock n’ roll photos. Queen (Freddie Mercury) July 11, 1986 Magic Tour, Wembley Stadium and Led Zeppelin Richfield Coliseum Ohio January 24, 1975.
Bebe Buell (born Beverle Lorence Buell on July 14, 1953, in Portsmouth, Virginia) is an American fashion model and singer, and Playboy magazine’s November 1974 Playmate of the Month. But what Buell is most famous for is being “The Ultimate” Rock N’ Roll Groupie” known for dating and marrying rock musicians.
“Presence” is the seventh studio album by Led Zeppelin, released by Swan Song Records on March 31, 1976. The cover, inside sleeve and back of the album features various images of people with a black obelisk-shaped object.
“Whole Lotta Love” is a song by English rock band Led Zeppelin. It is featured as the opening track on the band’s second album, Led Zeppelin II, and was released in the US and Japan as a single. Most people think it is a Led Zeppelin original but they actually nicked two versions of two songs to make “Whole Lotta Love”.
The Foo Fighters love Oasis so much that they once covered the Oasis song “Lyla” and their 2000 tour rider states that the band will not share their dressing room with any other band except Supergrass, Oasis and maybe Led Zeppelin.