Brad Tolinski, the Editorial Director of Guitar World, Guitar Aficionado and Revolver has interviewed the press-shy Jimmy Page more than any other journalist. And now, he’s preparing to release a collection of those interviews in one volume, Light And Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page. Here’s the first in a series of excerpts of the book given exclusively to CBS Local.
Over the weekend, Led Zeppelin posted cryptic photos of the words “Five” and “Four,” followed by the Roman numeral “III” to their official Facebook page. At first, Zeppelin fans wondered what the significance of “Five” was, until it became clear that the band is counting down to… something.
Over the weekend, Led Zeppelin kicked off a countdown to an unspecified event on their Facebook page. On Saturday, they posted the word “Five” (in the font that the band used on their The Song Remains The Same album cover), leading to a flurry of online speculation: is there a 5 disc box set coming out? Is there a lost album between 1971′s Led Zeppelin (often referred to as “IV”) and the follow-up, 1973′s Houses Of The Holy that would now be seeing the light of day?
The 2012 summer Olympics in London kicks off July 27. While a number of classic rock artists have been rumored to have been invited to play, Jimmy Page wasn’t one of them, and he isn’t […]
What should never be, is a world without Jimmy Page. The music for Kenneth Anger’s short film Lucifer Rising has been “revisited, remixed and released” by Page. Finally, one can channel their inner demon and […]
What’s the next natural step when you’re [lastfm]Jimmy Page[/lastfm]? You might say continue being as awesome as humanly possible, and you’ve be pretty close to correct. Jimmy’s decided to release a photo heavy autobiography to […]
Jason Bonham, drumming spawn of original Zep time-keeper John Bonham, recently revealed in an interview that a reunion tour including guitarist [lastfm]Jimmy Page[/lastfm] and bassist [lastfm]John Paul Jones [/lastfm] almost happened — without one key […]
Lead guitarist for [lastfm]Led Zeppelin[/lastfm], Jimmy Page has some explaining to do about his link to Zep’s hit track “Dazed and Confused.” Claiming the song is his, the original songwriter has launched a copyright infringement claim 40 years later. […]
British music magazine Mojo recognized guitarist [lastfm]Jimmy Page[/lastfm] last week at the Mojo Awards, where he was inducted into the Mojo Hall of Fame Thursday, June 9 at the Brewery venue in London. The 66-year-old used […]