Posts tagged "led zeppelin"

Members of Nirvana, Alice in Chains, Soundgarden, and More Paid Tribute to Jimmy Page

During a benefit concert at Seattle's Experience Music Project Museum last night — held in honor of Led Zeppelin pioneer and founder Jimmy Page — a…
Brennan Carley / November 20, 2015

Dave Grohl Says He’s Air Drumming Led Zeppelin Three Times a Day to Mend Broken Leg

Now, nobody on the SPIN staff is a doctor, but we have some doubts about Dave Grohl's latest DIY physical therapy. After breaking his leg…
James Grebey / July 28, 2015

Led Zeppelin Rough Up ‘In the Evening’ in Unearthed Alternate Mix

Led Zeppelin's long-running project to reissue all of their records comes to an end on July 31 when they re-release Presence, In Through the Out…
Colin Joyce / July 10, 2015

Led Zeppelin to Release Final Three Deluxe Reissues

Led Zeppelin have been on a reissue tear for about a year now, starting with Jimmy Page-produced remasters of their first three albums: Led Zeppelin (1969),…
Rachel Brodsky / June 3, 2015

See Chad Smith Kiss the Ground of Led Zeppelin’s Headley Grange

In late 1970 or early 1971, John Bonham recorded the drums for "When the Levee Breaks" from Led Zeppelin IV. The session took place in…
Marc Hogan / January 22, 2015

Watch Chad Smith Visit Led Zeppelin’s Old Recording Space

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has, it seems, set foot in a holy space for percussionists: Headley Grange, a house in England where Led…
Rachel Brodsky / January 16, 2015

All 87 Led Zeppelin Songs, Ranked

It's surprisingly easy to forget about Led Zeppelin in 2014. With arena rock gradually fading from relevance, or at least being subverted and co-opted as…
Andrew Unterberger / September 29, 2014

Hear Led Zeppelin’s Shimmering Alternate Mix of ‘The Rain Song’

While singer Robert Plant continues to chunk out solo albums and make impromptu doo-wop with Jimmy Fallon, Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has presumably been…
Colin Joyce / September 29, 2014

Miley Cyrus’ Goes Dramatically Lo-Fi on Cover of Led Zeppelin’s ‘Babe I’m Gonna Leave You’

Between her latent Beatles fascination and her "Dirty Hippie" sculpture collection, it's becoming clear that Miley Cyrus is nurturing a small obsession with the late…
Colin Joyce / September 13, 2014

How Does Led Zeppelin’s Alternate ‘Black Dog’ Version Compare to the Original?

When Led Zepplin teased the upcoming remastered reissue of its Led Zepplin IV album with a previously unreleased one-minute studio outtake of opening track "Black…
Colin Stutz / September 4, 2014

Hear Led Zeppelin’s Heavy, Howling Alternate ‘Black Dog’ Version

Led Zeppelin fans rejoice — a new version of "Black Dog" is on the loose. Just as the Jimmy Page and Co.'s previous remastered reissuing…
Brennan Carley / August 29, 2014

Led Zeppelin’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Plagiarism Suit Rambles On, With New Twists

Turns out, even rock'n'roll lawsuits can be fun-filled occasions. At least that's what our sharp legal minds parse from the documents in the copyright infringement…
Dan Reilly / June 3, 2014

Hear Led Zeppelin’s Scrappy Alternate Mix of ‘Heartbreaker’

Though Jimmy Page has also been fending off claims of plagiarism of late, he seems mostly focused on the set of albums he's remastering and…
Colin Joyce / May 31, 2014

Jack White Covers Led Zeppelin, Unearths Rarities in ‘Lazaretto’ Tour Kickoff

Jack White's 2014 tour got underway last night at Cain's Ballroom in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and if the opening setlist is any guide, audiences this summer are…
Marc Hogan / May 30, 2014

Jimmy Page Blasts ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Plagiarism Claim: ‘Ridiculous’

To Jimmy Page, the song remains the same. The Led Zeppelin guitarist has tersely rejected the recently reported claim that his band copied its 1971…
Marc Hogan / May 29, 2014

Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Suit Up in the Air as Lawyer Rebuked

All that glitters isn't gold. The lawyer who made headlines with a potential lawsuit claiming Led Zeppelin illegally ripped off the iconic intro to their…
Marc Hogan / May 23, 2014

See Classic Band Names Turned Into Posters, Pictionary Puzzles

The Madrid-based graphic design firm Tata&Friends recognizes that most band names are pretty dumb. Even your favorite band's name, if you step back and think…
Colin Joyce / April 26, 2014

Led Zeppelin Plan a Whole Lotta Love, Unreleased Tracks for June Reissues

At last, the long-teased Led Zeppelin reissues have a release date. The first batch of re-releases cover the classic rock legends' first three albums —…
Kyle McGovern / March 13, 2014

None of the Red Hot Chili Peppers Super Bowl Rumors Are True

Certain members of the media had a field day with Chad Smith's declaration that his Red Hot Chili Peppers would play "Led Zeppelin's live version"
Chris Martins / January 29, 2014

Red Hot Chili Peppers Troll World About Super Bowl Led Zeppelin Cover

Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith's famous resemblance to Will Ferrell should probably have been the first tip-off: Sometimes, this man might be funny.
Marc Hogan / January 28, 2014
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