[31 Jul 2014 | One Comment | 253 views]
TBL ARCHIVE SPECIAL – KNEBWORTH AUGUST 4TH THEN AS IT REALLY WAS 35 YEARS GONE/ROBERT PLANT IN UNCUT MAGAZINE/JOHN BONHAM ON WINGS OUTTAKE/DL DIARY UPDATE -STATE OF PLAY

TBL Archive Special – Knebworth August 4th 1979 – Then as it really was…35 years gone…
To mark the 35th anniversary of the Knebworth August 4th performance here is an extract from the Led Zeppelin Then As It Was  -At Knebworth 1979 book:
ZEPPELIN’S BLIND DATE: SEEING IS BELEIVING
By Dave Lewis
This is the original text written for Tight But Loose, issue number 3.Whilst much of it bathes in a rose tinted glow, it certainly succeeds in capturing the pure wonderment of the event as seen through the eyes of a starry eyed …

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[31 Jul 2014 | One Comment | 253 views]
TBL ARCHIVE SPECIAL – KNEBWORTH AUGUST 4TH THEN AS IT REALLY WAS 35 YEARS GONE/ROBERT PLANT IN UNCUT MAGAZINE/JOHN BONHAM ON WINGS OUTTAKE/DL DIARY UPDATE -STATE OF PLAY

TBL Archive Special – Knebworth August 4th 1979 – Then as it really was…35 years gone…
To mark the 35th anniversary of the Knebworth August 4th performance here is an extract from the Led Zeppelin Then As It Was  -At Knebworth 1979 book:
ZEPPELIN’S BLIND DATE: SEEING IS BELEIVING
By Dave Lewis
This is the original text written for Tight But Loose, issue number 3.Whilst much of it bathes in a rose tinted glow, it certainly succeeds in capturing the pure wonderment of the event as seen through the eyes of a starry eyed …

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[29 Jul 2014 | 8 Comments | 1,640 views]
LED ZEPPELIN IV AND HOUSES OF THE HOLY LED ZEPPELIN REISSUES FOR OCTOBER 28 RELEASE – DETAILS ANNOUNCED

The details of the next two releases in the Led Zeppelin reissue series have now been announced.
Led Zeppelin IV and Houses Of The Holy will be issued on multi formats on October 27th UK /October 28th US
Here are the track listings for the deluxe editions’ companion audio discs:
Led Zeppelin IV (Companion Audio)
1. “Black Dog,” Basic Track With Guitar Overdubs
2. “Rock and Roll,” Alternate Mix
3. “The Battle of Evermore,” Mandolin/Guitar Mix From Headley Grange
4. “Stairway to Heaven,” Sunset Sound Mix
5. “Misty Mountain Hop,” Alternate Mix
6. “Four Sticks,” Alternate Mix
7. “Going to …

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[24 Jul 2014 | 3 Comments | 2,083 views]
JIMMY PAGE FOR 92nd STREET  Y  LITERARY EVENT/ ROBERT PLANT FOR iTUNES FESTIVAL/ DEBORAH BONHAM FOR BONZO MEMORIAL GIG/TBL ARCHIVE SPECIAL: COPENHAGEN WARM UPS 35 YEARS GONE/ DL DIARY UPDATE

Jimmy Page for 92nd Street Y Literary Festival:
Jimmy Page will be appearing in New York talking about the forthcoming new edition of his book Jimmy Page By Jimmy Page on November 3rd.  
 Here is the info:
Jimmy Page in Conversation
Date: Mon, Nov 3, 2014, 7:30 pm
Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St
Venue: Kaufmann Concert Hall
Price: from $30.00
The first ever book by a member of Led Zeppelin.
Jimmy Page is one of music’s greatest guitarists, innovators and legends—Rolling Stone called him “one of rock’s most important and influential guitar players, writers, and producers” …

Robert Plant, Tour Watch »

[19 Jul 2014 | No Comment | 141 views]

Turn It Up

Just wanted to share some pictures from the Colors of Ostrava Festival. First of all you could not pick a better venue than this. I have been to a ton of concerts over the years but this place is totally amazing! The pictures do not do it justice and whoever thought of this should be given some kind of award for most interesting venue ever!
Highly recommend to festival goers everywhere. Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters show was the premiere band there and they put on a …

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[18 Jul 2014 | 5 Comments | 2,325 views]
THE NEW TBL T -SHIRT-PRE ORDER NOW! /ROBERT PLANT TOUR REPORTS AND NEW ALBUM TRAILER/ JPJ IN BASS GUITAR MAGAZINE / CLASSIC ROCK 200/FLASHBACK MAGAZINE/TOMMY RAMONE 1952 -2014/ JOHNNY WINTER 1944 -2014/DL DIARY UPDATE

Announcing the new TBL T-Shirt design: Pre order now!
The new TBL T-Shirt is now under production and pre- orders are being accepted now -  the new TBL T-Shirt should be ready to despatch early to mid August. I will update on distribution in the coming weeks.  
This special TBL T-shirt is a two colour black Gildan heavy cotton T-shirt depicting the new TBL Mag logo expertly designed by Mick Lowe with the slogan ‘’Not just a band…more a way of life…’’ –  white and gold print on black T-shirt.
Sizes are available in both men’s and ladies - all ordering details are available …

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[17 Jul 2014 | One Comment | 83 views]

Set List included:
Babe I’m Gonna Leave You, Black Dog, Spoonful, Down To The Sea, Going To California, Rainbow, Nobodys Fault But Mine, Turn It Up, What Is And What Should Never Be, Fixin To Die, Whole Lotta Love, Communication Breakdown
Communication Breakdown

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[10 Jul 2014 | 2 Comments | 2,381 views]
TBL ARCHIVE SPECIAL – MUNICH OVER EUROPE 1980/ KNEBWORTH BOOK SPECIAL OFFER/ JIMMY PAGE AT NORDOFF ROBBINS 02 SILVER CLEF AWARDS/ROBERT PLANT FEEDBACK/DL DIARY UPDATE

TBL Archive Special: Munich Over Europe 1980:
To mark the 34th anniversary of the final Led Zeppelin tour dates here is an extract from the book Led Zeppelin Feather In The Wind – Over Europe 1980…
This picks up the story as the band prepare to perform what would be there penultimate gig in Munich:
Saturday July 5th, 1980: Munich. Today the sun shines hot on the city centre.  There’s an air of expectancy all around.  You know it’s going to be one of those special days,  you can feel it.  The people here …

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[6 Jul 2014 | No Comment | 45 views]

Babe I’m Gonna Leave You, Tin Pan Valley, Black Dog, Rainbow, Going To California, Spoonful, Little Maggie, What Is And What Should Never Be, Funny In My Mind (I Believe I’m Fixin’ To Die), Whole Lotta Love, Rock And Roll.