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[12 Oct 2017 | No Comment | 552 views]
IT’S ROBERT PLANT WEEK ON TBL DAY 4: ROBERT PLANT TBL ARCHIVE FROM THE BAND OF JOY TO THE SENSATIONAL SPACE SHIFTERS /MEDIA WATCH ROBERT ON THE BBC ONE SHOW SHOW /TBL ARCHIVE  LED ZEPPELIN AT THE LYCEUM – IT WAS 48 YEARS AGO TODAY

TBL Countdown to the new Robert Plant album 1 day to go and counting….so it’s Robert Plant week on TBL..
To celebrate the release Robert Plant’s forthcoming album Carry Fire this Friday, over the next few days leading up to the release date, it’s Robert Plant week on TBL – with daily archive postings.
Here’s a round up of live reviews from The Band Of Joy through to The Sensational Space Shifters  – and some personal reflections on my 100 plus nights in the company of Robert Plant on vocals…
Robert Plant And The …

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[11 Oct 2017 | 3 Comments | 506 views]
IT’S ROBERT PLANT WEEK ON TBL: DAY 3 – ROBERT PLANT TBL ARCHIVE  – FROM THE PRIORY TO DREAMLAND /PLUS MEDIA WATCH – LATER WITH JOOLS HOLLAND LAST NIGHT – BBC ONE SHOW TONIGHT

TBL Countdown to the new Robert Plant album 2 days to go and counting….and it’s Robert Plant week on TBL..
To celebrate the release Robert Plant’s forthcoming album Carry Fire this Friday, over the next few days leading up to the release date, it’s Robert Plant week on TBL – with daily archive postings.
Today I look back to the immediate Page & Plant era that took Robert Plant from the Priory Of Brion into Dreamland.
ROBERT PLANT – FROM THE PRIORY TO DREAMLAND
“Outside my window, strange things come every night and day, …

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[9 Oct 2017 | One Comment | 719 views]
IT’S ROBERT PLANT WEEK ON TBL LEADING UP TO THE RELEASE OF CARRY FIRE: DAY 1 – TBL ROBERT PLANT ARCHIVE – PICTURES AT ELEVEN 1982 REVISITED /ROBERT FOR LATER WITH JOOLS HOLLAND APPEARANCE/PLUS LZ NEWS

TBL Countdown to the new Robert Plant album 4 days to go and counting….so it’s Robert Plant week on TBL..
To celebrate the release Robert Plant’s forthcoming album Carry Fire this Friday, over the next few days leading up to the release date, it’s Robert Plant week on TBL – with daily archive postings. Today I look back to his first post Zep solo album Pictures At Eleven.
Pictures at Eleven – Still vivid at  35
Robert Plant’s first solo album was a personal  career watershed to rival Led Zep 1 
For the …

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[5 Oct 2017 | 15 Comments | 1,560 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 | 1,555 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 | 1,768 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 | 1,518 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 …

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[29 Aug 2017 | 4 Comments | 1,458 views]
YARDBIRDS ’68 RELEASE/ TBL ARCHIVE SPECIAL – MTV UNLEDDED 23 YEARS GONE PART 2/LZ NEWS/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

Yardbirds ’68 Forthcoming Release Details:
The official Jimmy Page website has now officially announced the forthcoming release of Yardbirds ’68.
Available now for the very first time, Yardbirds ’68 presents an 18-track double album produced by legendary guitarist and producer Jimmy Page.
This special album features re-mixed live recordings from the Anderson Theater in March 1968 alongside Studio Sketches recorded in the same era and the album features music from The Yardbirds members Jim McCarty, Chris Dreja, Jimmy Page and Keith Relf.
“We thought this might be lost forever, but we’ve rediscovered it, re-mixed …

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[24 Aug 2017 | 8 Comments | 1,587 views]
TBL ARCHIVE SPECIAL – PAGE & PLANT MTV UNLEDDED 23 YEARS GONE /YARDBIRDS ’68 RELEASE ANNOUNCED/LZ NEWS/02 REUNION TEN YEARS GONE TBL LONDON MEET PLAN/DL DIARY BLOG UPDATE

Jimmy Page & Robert Plant – MTV Unledded – 23 years gone….TBL Archive Special:
23 years ago this week, Jimmy Page and Robert Plant reunited for two performances filmed by MTV at the London TV Studios for their Unplugged series. Appropriately dubbed Unledded, this saw the pair roll back the years with an inspiring re-evaluation of the Led Zeppelin catalogue.  I was lucky enough to attend both days filming – indeed I was involved in supplying the TBL database for the ballot of ticket distribution. Looking back It was an incredibly …

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[1 Aug 2017 | 6 Comments | 1,777 views]
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION NEW ALBUM AND UK DATES/ LZ NEWS/KNEBWORTH AUGUST 4th 38 YEARS GONE – MEMORIES & RECOLLECTIONS /DL DAIRY BLOG UPDATE

ANNOUNCING THE RETURN OF BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION:
Black Country Communion are back in action with a new album BCC IV due out in September and two UK dates scheduled for early in 2018
Here is all the info:
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION
LIVE IN THE UK
 EXCLUSIVE EUROPEAN SHOWS!
 WOLVERHAMPTON CIVIC HALL TUESDAY 2 JANUARY 2018
 LONDON HAMMERSMITH APOLLO THURSDAY 4 JANUARY 2018
 PLANET ROCK 48-HOUR TICKET PRE-SALE WEDNESDAY 2 AUGUST 2017 AT 9AM FROM www.planetrock.com
 TICKETS ON GENERAL SALE FRIDAY 4 AUGUST
24 HOUR TICKET HOTLINE: 0844 844 0444
www.eventim.co.uk, www.ticketmaster.co.uk
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THE ALBUM:
“BCC IV”
THE BRAND NEW STUDIO ALBUM FROM
BLACK COUNTRY COMMUNION
 RELEASED …