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[15 Nov 2017 | 4 Comments | 1,355 views]
TBL CHRISTMAS GIFT OFFERS/TBL 02 REUNION EVENT LATEST/ LZ NEWS/JPJ AT ADORATION TRILOGY UNVEILING / TBL ARCHIVE – LED ZEP IV 46 YEARS GONE /DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

TBL CHRISTMAS GIFT IDEAS:
It’s coming up to that time of year…
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 –let them really know what you want for Christmas or you may well end up with novelty socks and boxers yet again. Alternatively just treat yourself!
To coincide with Black Friday, I am running a series of limited edition price offers. So here is …

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[8 Nov 2017 | No Comment | 1,273 views]
LED ZEPPELIN 02 REUNION TEN YEARS GONE TBL EVENT LATEST/LZ NEWS/TBL ARCHIVE – THE SONG REMAINS THE SAME 1976 PREMIERE/ SCANDINAVIA MARCH 1969/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

”Ahmet We Did it”:
Led Zeppelin 02 Reunion Ten Years Gone TBL Anniversary Celebration Day Event Update:
Tickets to the event are now on sale – to ensure entry it’s advisable to pre order a ticket – details are below.
 Former Melody Maker editor and author Chris Charlesworth is coming along to talk about his time on the road with Zep – he will also talk about and have copies available of his new Elvis Presley book Caught In A Trap: the Kidnapping of Elvis.
To re- iterate all the details:
Dave Lewis and Julian Walker …

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[1 Nov 2017 | 6 Comments | 1,569 views]
AHMET WE DID IT LED ZEPPELIN 02 REUNION TEN YEARS GONE TBL ANNIVERSARY EVENT – FULL DETAILS/LZ NEWS/ TBL ARCHIVE – REMASTERS AND CELEBRATION DAY FILM/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

”Ahmet We Did it”:
Led Zeppelin 02 Reunion Ten Years Gone TBL Anniversary Celebration Day Event
We are now ready to announce this previously mentioned event – here is all the information…
Dave Lewis and Julian Walker Present:
‘’Ahmet We Did it’’: Led Zeppelin 02 Reunion Ten Years Gone TBL Anniversary Celebration Day Event
Sunday December 10, 2017
Venue: The Atlas Pub
Upstairs Function Rooms
16 Seagrave Road,
Fulham,
London,
SW6 1RX
0207 385 9129
http://www.theatlaspub.co.uk/
From 2pm to 9.30pm
Nearest tube: West Brompton (District Line, London Overground, and Southern train services)

The venue:
The pub is about four minutes walk from West Brompton …

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[26 Oct 2017 | One Comment | 1,419 views]
TBL ISSUE 43 NOW ON MAGZTER DIGITAL NEWSSTAND/ 02 REUNION TEN YEARS GONE TBL ANNIVERSARY EVENT UPDATE/ JIMMY PAGE AT OXFORD UNION/FATS DOMINO 1928 -2017/ LZ NEWS/TBL ARCHIVE – CELEBRATION DAY FILM FIVE YEARS GONE/ DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

TBL issue 43 on Magzter:
Essential Led Zep reading for your iPad, tablet and phone – TBL issue 43 now available to download via the Magzter newsstand…
I am pleased to announce that the recent TBL issue 43 is now available as a digital download for iPad and Android formats via the Magzter Digital Newsstand .
The Magzter Digital Newsstand is one of the leading multi platform digital newsstand, with 6,000 magazines from 2,500 publishers globally available for sale.
The Tight But Loose magazine has long been established as the key regular Zep written …

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[19 Oct 2017 | 5 Comments | 1,679 views]
MORE ROBERT PLANT CARRY FIRE FEEDBACK/ LZ NEWS/ TBL ARCHIVE: CELEBRATION DAY FILM PREMIERE – FIVE YEARS GONE/ DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

Carry Fire – More Feedback: A great week to be a Robert Plant fan…
Well what a week that was. The release of Robert Plant’s eleventh solo album has been met with universal acclaim. He has enjoyed  some of the best reviews of his entire solo career. The album is set to enter the UK album chart in the top five this week.
A barrage of UK media appearances included performances on Later with Jools Holland, The BBC peak time The One Show, the high profile Chris Evans morning show on Radio Two …

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[13 Oct 2017 | 9 Comments | 1,538 views]
IT’S ROBERT PLANT WEEK ON TBL : DAY 5 – THE NEW ALBUM CARRY FIRE – TODAY’S THE DAY – THE VINYL REVIEW / BBC6 MUSIC PERFORMANCE REVIEW/JOHN BONHAM STATUE PLANS APPROVED/ DL DAIRY BLOG UPDATE

It’s Robert Plant week on TBL and the countdown is finally over…
Today’s the day – the release of the eleventh Robert Plant solo album Carry Fire:
’‘All that’s worth the doing is seldom easily done, all that‘s worth the winning is seldom easily won’’
Carry Fire updated review
The Vinyl Review:
As a follow up to my preview a couple of weeks back, here’s the view from three sides of vinyl edition. Note with the aid of the lyrics and track details on the vinyl version, I have revised some of my initial observations.
To re iterate:
Carry Fire …

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[5 Oct 2017 | 15 Comments | 1,540 views]
TBL 43 OUT ON THE STREETS/LZ NEWS/ TOM PETTY 1950 – 2017/ JIMMY PAGE FOR OXFORD UNION/PHYSICAL GRAFFITI COUNTER STAND/ ROBERT PLANT CAREER OVERVIEW AND CARRY FIRE REVIEW/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

TBL issue 43 out on the streets…
TBL 43 mail out update: I counted them all in and I counted them all out…TBL 43 is out on the streets. As of Wednesday, every subscriber copy and pre order was in transit night on 800 copies. The pic shows the scene at the main Bedford Royal Mail sorting office as the good lady Janet and I dropped the bulk of them off on Saturday afternoon.
TBL 43 is on the way to over 30 counties including England, Scotland, Wales, Republic of Ireland , Ireland, Germany, …

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[28 Sep 2017 | 6 Comments | 1,544 views]
TBL ISSUE 43 READY TO GO/LZ NEWS / YARDBIRDS 68 VIDEO/ROBERT PLANT US DATES/ TBL DECEMBER 10 02 REUNION TEN YEARS GONE EVENT/VISITING JOHN BONHAM’S GRAVE ON SEPTEMBER 25/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

I am pleased to announce that TBL issue 43 is ready for publication: 
Many thanks to designer Mick Lowe for bringing it all alive at StudioMix Bedford. 50,000 words of text – not just a magazine – more a mini book. It’s another massive TBL outpouring ready to take you closer to the world of Led Zeppelin – as it has been doing since 1978…if you love Led Zeppelin…you will love this magazine…
All subscribers of the TBL magazine ( if you received issues 41 and 42 your are a current subscriber!) will automatically receive …

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[21 Sep 2017 | 5 Comments | 1,735 views]
REMEMBERING JOHN BONHAM 37 YEARS GONE…/ LZ NEWS/ROBERT PLANT FOR 2018 BYRON BAY BLUES FESTIVAL/CARRY FIRE UNCUT REVIEW/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

Remembering John Bonham 37 years gone… 
On the week of the 37th anniversary of John Bonham’s passing, there is some exciting news to report on plans for the long awaited permanent memorial in his home town of Redditch.
This story via the Redditch Advertiser:
REDDITCH rock legend John Bonham could finally be honoured with a statute in the town centre, the Advertiser can exclusively reveal.
Plans have been put forward for a large bronze memorial depicting the Led Zeppelin drummer in Mercian Square, off Church Green.
Ros Sidaway, from The John Bonham Memorial Fund (JBMF), said the …

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[13 Sep 2017 | 6 Comments | 1,497 views]
EXCLUSIVE GLENN HUGHES INTERVIEW AND BCC IV ALBUM REVIEW/LZ NEWS/JIMI HENDRIX AND MARC BOLAN REMEMBERED/TBL ARCHIVE  – A CELEBRATION BOOK LAUNCH AND 02 REUNION PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

 
The Return of Black Country Communion:
TBL ISSUE 43 PREVIEW:
‘’There’s a lot of commitment from everybody – we have never had so much fun working on a BCC record ‘’
As Black Country Communion re- group for a fourth chapter, Dave Lewis catches up with Glenn Hughes
It was quite a surprise when news broke back in 2016 that Black Country Communion were re grouping to record a fourth album. The Anglo American supergroup comprising vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes , Jason Bonham on drums, Derek Sherinian on keyboards and guitarist/vocalist Joe Bonamassa, had seemingly …