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PHYSICAL GRAFFITI WEEK ON TBL/ DL THOUGHTS ON THE VINYL VERSION / JIMMY AT THE BRITS/DL DIARY UPDATE

Physical Graffiti Covers City! New Led Zeppelin album released!
Physical Graffiti Week on TBL:
After all the build-up, it’s now time to celebrate the long awaited release of the reissue of Physical Graffiti…
DL thoughts:
The Reissued Graffiti: Physical Sequencing with no cherry picking required……
So this is it…the big one – an embarrassment of riches –
I played the vinyl version yesterday all in one sitting – as it should be and I have to say I was totally overwhelmed..… totally beyond expectation …so many moments of unparalleled greatness now heard in more clarity than …

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[26 Feb 2015 | No Comment | 0 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI WEEK ON TBL/ DL THOUGHTS ON THE VINYL VERSION / JIMMY AT THE BRITS/DL DIARY UPDATE

Physical Graffiti Covers City! New Led Zeppelin album released!
Physical Graffiti Week on TBL:
After all the build-up, it’s now time to celebrate the long awaited release of the reissue of Physical Graffiti…
DL thoughts:
The Reissued Graffiti: Physical Sequencing with no cherry picking required……
So this is it…the big one – an embarrassment of riches –
I played the vinyl version yesterday all in one sitting – as it should be and I have to say I was totally overwhelmed..… totally beyond expectation …so many moments of unparalleled greatness now heard in more clarity than …

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[25 Feb 2015 | 4 Comments | 635 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI WEEK ON TBL /MORE FEEDBACK/TBL 75 SNAPSHOT RETRO REVIEW/ DL DIARY UPDATE

Physical Graffiti Covers City! New Led Zeppelin album released!
Physical Graffiti Week on TBL:
Initial Feedback: By Jack Porter
Led Zeppelin 40th Anniversary DELUXE EDITION vinyl PART TWO. AUDIO
Part two of my review of the 2015 Physical Graffiti Deluxe Vinyl reissue.
I decided with this review not to go through the whole original album because I think we all know what went down on tape there. (not that it ceases to amaze!). However after playing the album through whole I’ll be talking about various parts of the original record in order to give points …

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[24 Feb 2015 | 5 Comments | 829 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI WEEK ON TBL / INITIAL FEEDBACK / FACTS BEHIND THE TRACKS/ DL DIARY UPDATE

Physical Graffiti Covers City! New Led Zeppelin album released!
Physical Graffiti Week on TBL:
The UK had there turn yesterday…and I spent the day searching out the one we have all been waiting for… 
Today it’s the US that will get the Graffiti of the Physical ..let me know what you think when it comes your way… 
Initial Feedback: By Jack Porter
Physical Graffiti 40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Vinyl Review. PART ONE Jacket, sleeve, packaging, vinyl condition, (Rough mix), Rough review should I say, will be editing, overdubbing and adding…
It is 09:45 on a grim late winter …

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[22 Feb 2015 | 4 Comments | 1,038 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI WEEK ON TBL /PHYSICAL GRAFFITI COVERS CITY – NEW LED ZEPPELIN ALBUM RELEASED!/INTERVIEWS/RETRO SNAPSHOT REVIEW/DL DIARY

Physical Graffiti Covers City! New Led Zeppelin album released!
Physical Graffiti Week on TBL:
After all the build-up, it’s now time to celebrate the long awaited release of the reissue of Physical Graffiti…officially released today  -40 years on.
Wherever you are, however you invest in this massive outpouring – these next few days are going to be pretty monumental for Led Zeppelin fans the world over…I’ll be on my own quest today to get my hands on the product that matters…more on all that soon.
To kick off, here’s some of my initial …

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[20 Feb 2015 | 8 Comments | 1,804 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI OLYMPIC STUDIOS PLAYBACK EVENT/JIMMY PAGE NME AWARD/ TBL LED ZEP ’75 SNAPSHOT/BBC INTERVIEW/FIRST FEEDBACK

Physical Graffiti Olympic Studies Playback Event – February 19 2015:
Where to start on another incredible playback?
We settled into our seats as the screen was playing back the Earls Court segment of the DVD – watching that was very exciting in itself and so began a night when I really did feel like the 18 year old I was in the second row of Earls Court 40 years ago. I had a quick chat with Mojo Editor In Chief  Phil Alexander who showed me the cover mount CD Mojo have lined up next issue which has …

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[18 Feb 2015 | 2 Comments | 1,312 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI OLYMPIC STUDIOS PLAYBACK EVENT – YAHOO LIVE STREAMING DETAILS/ PHYSICAL GRAFFITI FACTS AND INFO

Physical Graffiti Olympic Studies Playback Event February 19: Yahoo Live Streaming Details:
On 19 February at 2:00PM ET/7:00PM GMT, Yahoo Live will stream the Led Zeppelin Official Physical Graffiti 40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Premiere. This event will feature the worldwide debut of the complete, previously unreleased companion audio from the upcoming deluxe edition of Physical Graffiti. This will be followed by a live Q&A with guitarist and album producer Jimmy Page in front of a live audience at Olympic Studios in London.
Tune-In HERE on Thurs, Feb 19: 2:00PM ET/7:00PM GMT
https://screen.yahoo.com/live/event/led-zeppelin
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 TBL Countdown to …

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[16 Feb 2015 | 2 Comments | 1,229 views]
JIMMY PAGE SOUND TRACKS RELEASE & NME AWARD/ LED ZEP ’75 TBL SNAPSHOT/PHYSICAL GRAFFITI FEEDBACK/DL DIARY UPDATE

Jimmy Page announces Sound Tracks release:
Jimmy Page has announced full details of an archive release that centres on his Lucifer Rising and Death Wish II soundtrack recordings.
Sound Tracks is a four CD/vinyl set due for release on March 6 – full ordering details below:
I asked Jimmy about this impending release during our interview I conducted with him last October
DL: What can fans expect from the instrumental music you are about to release via your website.
JP: What I am doing with the website, what I started doing, is to put out …

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[12 Feb 2015 | 4 Comments | 1,882 views]
TBL LED ZEP ’75 SNAPSHOT/BRANDY & COKE TRAMPLED PREVIEW/ PLAYBACK COMPETITION/ EARLS COURT PHOTO BOOK/DL DIARY UPDATE

TBL Led Zep 1975 Snapshot:
With the 40th anniversary of Led Zeppelin’s activities in 1975 upon us -I will be celebrating this era with a series of TBL Led Zep 1975    Snapshots – these will take the form of postings covering specific gigs and events from the era, with particular spotlight on the period January to May 1975. They will run periodically on the TBL Facebook pages and on the TBL website.
This is designed to track the progress of the year as it unfolded. I will also be listening to …

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[5 Feb 2015 | 13 Comments | 2,599 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI OLYMPIC STUDIOS PLAYBACK JIMMY PAGE Q AND A /TBL LED ZEP ’75 SNAPSHOT/EARLS COURT BOOK SIGN UP/ROBERT DATES/DL DIARY UPDATE/HAPPY BIRTHDAY MR FOY!

More reporting from the Physical Graffiti Playback Event:
 Tuesday February 3rd, 2015:
Olympic Studios – Barnes, London 
Hosted by Jimmy Page 
Jimmy Page Q and A:
Just prior to the playback of the seven tracks on the Companion Disc, Jimmy came on stage with Warner Music’s Robin Hurley to set the scene and this is what he said:
”The majority of the music that was on the double album Physical Graffiti and the music on the companion disc was mixed by Keith Harwood. When it came to mixing the material left over from the fourth album and …

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[3 Feb 2015 | 8 Comments | 2,396 views]
PHYSICAL GRAFFITI OLYMPIC STUDIOS PLAYBACK EVENT REPORT PLUS EXCLUSIVE TBL TRACK BY TRACK COMPANION DISC PREVIEW

Physical Graffiti Playback Event:
 Tuesday February 3rd,  2015:
Olympic Studios – Barnes, London 
Hosted by Jimmy Page 
Just back from this afternoon’s Physical Graffiti Listening Event Playback hosted by Jimmy Page at Olympic Studios in Barnes London – all seven tracks on the forthcoming Companion Disc were played on the stunning sound system against a backdrop of equally stunning  Physical Graffiti artwork and 1975 era photos and visuals brilliantly put together by Warner Music’s Jason Morais. Jimmy then conducted a very entertaining  Q and A. The event was attended by a variety of TV, radio and press …