Home » Archive

Articles Archive for Year 2010

Featured, TBL News »

[26 Nov 2010 | 2 Comments | 4,534 views]
NEW ISSUE OF RECORD COLLECTOR – MAKING OF LED ZEPPELIN III FEATURE

The new issue of Record Collector has an extensive 40th anniversary feature on the making of the Led Zeppelin III album written by yours truly.
It also includes a very impressive  Zep III album and related singles Rare Pressings Guide compiled by UK Zep vinyl collector Nick Anderson – Nick’s knowledge and understanding of the collectability of the Zep catalogue is second to none.  This is all guaranteed to take you back to the Led Zeppelin III album with fresh perspective- and what an album it is…(DL)
Visit www.recordcollectormag.com for more details

Featured, TBL News »

[25 Nov 2010 | 8 Comments | 8,963 views]
TBL NEWS ROUND UP: JIMMY PAGE IN BRIGHTON, JOHN PAUL JONES IN VIENNA, ROBERT PLANT ON THE RADIO, JASON BONHAM IN PHOENIX, JIMMY & JPJ ON PLANET ROCK AND SANDIE SHAW FROM 1969

Robert Plant continued his promotion of the Band Of Joy album with a phone interview to a Nashville Radio Station on Friday, to check listen to what he had to say follow this link to Music Business Radio
More Band of Joy: Have a look at this  nice little clip on You Tube of last month’s Paris gig. Watch the audience reaction about .38 seconds in.

Following on from  his surprise appearance at the Punkt Festival  in Norway on September 4th, John Paul Jones   was in  Vienna later that month as the …

Featured, TBL News »

[22 Nov 2010 | 4 Comments | 6,454 views]
TBL CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS: A TBL 2011 SUBSCRIPTION – THE LED ZEPPELIN AT KNEBWORTH BOOK  – ORDER NOW!

TBL CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEA NO. 1:
TIGHT BUT LOOSE 2011 MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION
Fed up with receiving the same old tired gifts for Christmas each year? Why not give your loved ones a nudge in the direction of the TBL ordering page and get them to invest on your behalf in a TBL 2011 Subscription –the perfect Christmas gift which ensures you keep up to date with every issue of the essential Led Zeppelin magazine.
We are now accepting subscriptions for the 2011 TBL magazines.
Over the past year the Tight But Loose magazine  …

Dave Lewis Diary, Featured, TBL News »

[19 Nov 2010 | 4 Comments | 4,394 views]
DAVE LEWIS DIARY: REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY/70S PLAYBOYS/ELECTRIC MAGIC/LATER WITH/A MIGHTY RUMBLE

The DL receding hairline clearly visible just under the mic stand. Later With Jools Holland November 16th 2010
Last Sunday morning I watched BBC1’s live coverage of the service of Remembrance from the Cenotaph in Whitehall. It was an incredibly moving experience to see all the veteran soldiers marching by – made even more so with thoughts of Janet’s Dad Ken who died in April and was so proud to have served his country in the second world war. With thoughts of Ken in mind and my own departed Mum and …

Featured, TBL News »

[17 Nov 2010 | 2 Comments | 6,536 views]
ROBERT PLANT & THE BAND OF JOY ON LATER LIVE WITH JOOLS HOLLAND

Robert Plant & The Band Of Joy took part in the final  show of the current series of BBC2’s Later With Jools Holland last night. They appeared alongside Arcade Fire, soul legend Mavis Staples, Nashville four piece Mona, Adele and Indian folk singer Raghu Dixit.
For the Later Live edition aired last night on BBC2, Robert and the band performed House Of Cards and Robert also conducted an interview with Jools Holland. During the segment a vintage clip of Robert performing Big Log on Top of The Pops was aired. ‘’Nice …

Featured, TBL News »

[16 Nov 2010 | 7 Comments | 4,960 views]
ROBERT PLANT & THE BAND OF JOY ANNOUNCE US TOUR FOR EARLY 2011

Robert Plant and the Band of Joy have announced a 15 date North American tour for January and February 2011. These are the first dates in the US since the 12 date tour in July and the one-off New York show in September.
The dates include a two night stint at the War Memorial Auditorium in Nashville.
The dates are as follows:
January: 18: Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville, N.C.
January: 19: Peterson Events Centre (University of Pittsburgh), Pittsburgh, Pa.
January: 21: Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Mich.
January: 22: Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, Toronto, Ont.
January: 25: …

TBL News »

[15 Nov 2010 | One Comment | 5,203 views]
ROBERT PLANT & THE BAND OF JOY ON BBC 2 LATER WITH JOOLS HOLLAND THIS WEEK

Robert Plant and The Band Of Joy continue their European promotional tour with an appearance on Later With Jools Holland this week.
The show is aired live from 10pm on Tuesday night (November 16th) on BBC2 for half an hour. The complete show is then broadcast on Friday night (November 19th) from midnight and repeated on Saturday evening (November 20th) at 11.20pm. All are UK timings on BBC2.

Robert Plant & Band of Joy – Angel Dance – Live@CheTempoCheFa
RaiTre (Italian Tv) November 14th , 2010

Dave Lewis Diary, TBL News »

[12 Nov 2010 | 10 Comments | 4,813 views]
DAVE LEWIS DIARY: CLASSIC ROCK AWARDS/ELECTRIC PROMS/GENESIS BOOK LAUNCH/ NOVEMBER-NOVEMBER

DL with the Classic Rock’s Oustanding Contributor – Photo by Lisa Bardsley
Well it’s been an eventful three weeks.  Crikey ..where to start?
Apologies in advance for all the name dropping here which must look like I’m on some huge liggers ego trip but it’s just the way things have been these past few days.
Well firstly the Classic Rock Awards on Wednesday night. Going back to the Roundhouse was another memorable night out. Not surprising with Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones both in the house . My good friend Jerry was …

Featured, TBL News »

[11 Nov 2010 | 6 Comments | 6,750 views]
CLASSIC ROCK AWARDS NOVEMBER 10TH: JOHN PAUL JONES RECEIVES OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION AWARD – JIMMY PAGE PRESENTS KILLING JOKE WITH INNOVATOR AWARD

Photo Metro.co.uk
John Paul Jones and |Jimmy Page were in both attendance at the sixth annual Marshall Classic Rock Roll Of Honour Awards staged at London’s Roundhouse last night.
Following sets by The Union and Alter Bridge (the latter featured guest guitarist Slash), the awards got underway with Alice Cooper as master of ceremonies along with co presenter Sarah Cawood.
Ronnie Wood accepted the Reissue of the Year award for The Rolling Stones Exile On Main Street, Julian Temple made the evening’s longest speech in accepting the Best DVD/Film award for his Dr …

Featured, TBL News »

[9 Nov 2010 | 4 Comments | 4,330 views]
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION DECEMBER UK DATES ANNOUNCED

Photo copyright  Christie Goodwin
Black Country Communion, the critically acclaimed rock supergroup featuring vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes, Joe Bonamassa, Jason Bonham and keyboardist Derek Sherinian have announced details of two long-awaited UK concerts for December.
Fittingly, the first concert will take place right in the heart of the Black Country at the legendary Wolverhampton Civic Hall on Wednesday 29th December, followed by a concert at London’s 02 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on Thursday 30th December.
Planet Rock Radio will launch an exclusive 4-day ticket pre-sale from Monday 15th November, for full details visit www.planetrock.com/bcc. Tickets …