Jimmy Page

Led Zeppelin in 1973

Q&A: Jimmy Page on His Favorite Led Zeppelin Album, Beastie Boys, and a Good ‘D’yer Mak’er’ Joke

If you talk to Mr. Page about the Led Zeppelin reissues, don’t use the term “bonus tracks.”

10/21/2014

Robert Plant interview Stairway to Heaven

Radio.com Minimation: Robert Plant Recalls How ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Was Written

On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. In this installment, Robert Plant explains how he and Jimmy Page wrote Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven.”

10/20/2014

Jimmy Page (Stuart C Wilson/Getty Images)

Jimmy Page Conditionally Ponders 2015 Solo Tour

Jimmy Page appears to have been doing some thinking about what is, and what will never be.

10/01/2014

Led Zeppelin in 1969 (courtesy of Atlantic Records)

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

This mix, officially called “The Rain Song (Mix Minus Piano),” almost sounds like a different song without its signature piano. Or, at least a much sadder one.

09/29/2014

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Check Out A Chart of All the Connections in Rock

The connection between rock and rollers isn’t easy to figure out, but luckily a few very smart, diligent people over at Pop Chart Lab have drawn it out for you.

06/12/2014

Led Zeppelin in 1969 (courtesy of Atlantic Records)

Hear Led Zeppelin’s Previously Unreleased 1969 Instrumental, ‘La La’

The song is a rough mix that begins with a few melodic organ and ends with a bluesy psychedelic breakdown. There are no real vocals, but if you listen close you can hear Robert Plant wailing in the background.

05/30/2014

Jimmy Page (Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Jimmy Page Addresses ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: ‘This is Ridiculous’

Jimmy Page has finally commented on last week’s news that Led Zeppelin is being sued by a trust representing the late Spirit frontman Randy California, claiming that Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” copied elements of Spirit’s “Taurus.”

05/29/2014

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Led Zeppelin Bonus Tracks Premiering Today on Live Streaming Event

If you can’t wait until the June 3 rerelease of Led Zeppelin’s first three albums — 1969’s Led Zeppelin and Led Zeppelin II and 1970’s Led Zeppelin III — to hear some of the previously unreleased bonus tracks, you’re in luck.

05/21/2014

Jimmy Page (Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Jimmy Page: The Protector of Led Zeppelin’s Legacy and His Own

In 2012, Jimmy Page told Rolling Stone that his primary job these days is guardian of Led Zeppelin’s legacy. The job, it turns out, has taken up much of his time in recent years, as Page has been remastering the band’s entire studio catalog, from 1969’s Led Zeppelin through the posthumous outtakes collection Coda.

05/20/2014

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