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We needed the expert Miguel impersonation that is “Jealous” this year, if only because Miguel himself seems determined to tantalizingly dangle his own new music just out of reach. (These fleeting seconds were such a maddening tease! I realize this hard-to-get routine is a form of foreplay, but jeez.) Anyway: The biggest solo hit so… More »

Led Zeppelin is a formative experience. They’re the kind of band you discover early on, that kicks open the door to a whole bunch of other things. It’s hard to separate those experiences, eventually. I can’t tell you the last time I listened to Nevermind or Appetite For Destruction the whole way through, and for… More »

Most of us go to work every day at jobs we find redundant, collaborating with people we don’t like. And, generally speaking, the pay is terrible, and the benefits are worse. Yet, we plod on. But for some estranged bandmates, not even the lure of millions in collective earnings and/or reflective hosannas from the pre… More »

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Stream A Previously Unreleased Rough Mix Of Led Zeppelin’s “When the Levee Breaks”

On the 1971 album Led Zeppelin IV, Led Zeppelin covered the blues standard “When The Levee Breaks,” and the result is probably the heaviest thing…
Tom Breihan | July 23, 2015 - 1:30 pm
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Hear A Previously Unreleased Version Of Led Zeppelin’s “In The Evening”

Now that Led Zeppelin's reissue campaign is coming to a close, the band is preparing to re-release their final troika of albums -- 1976's Presence,…
Chris DeVille | July 10, 2015 - 11:04 am
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SOAK – “Immigrant Song” (Led Zeppelin Cover)

Last time SOAK did did a cover, she was singing us to sleep in Annie Clark's dystopian future with a version of "Digital Witness." Now,…
Caitlin White | May 22, 2015 - 10:16 am
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Very Candid Pete Townshend Talks Dylan, Springsteen, Zeppelin, Spotify, And Why He Doesn’t Enjoy Performing

This spring, Pete Townshend and the Who embarked on an extensive 50th anniversary tour, which has been billed as their last major outing. Townshend will…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 7, 2015 - 4:33 pm
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Led Zeppelin – “Brandy & Coke (Trampled Under Foot)” Interactive Video

Led Zeppelin are in the midst of a massive reissue project, and that means we're probably going to be getting all sorts of unearthed raritie…
Caitlin White | March 31, 2015 - 10:41 am
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Watch Jack White And Robert Plant Play Led Zeppelin’s “The Lemon Song” At Lollapalooza Argentina

The nicest thing I've ever heard anyone say about Jack White is that he's Robert Plant and Jimmy Page if they were the same person.
Tom Breihan | March 23, 2015 - 9:41 am
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Sun Kil Moon – “Sick Again” (Led Zeppelin Cover)

MOJO is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Led Zeppelin's sixth album with a tribute comp called Physical Graffiti Redrawn that will be included with the…
James Rettig | February 22, 2015 - 3:02 pm
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Win Led Zeppelin’s Led Zeppelin IV & Houses Of The Holy Super Deluxe Box Sets

Led Zeppelin's reissue campaign continued this fall with shiny new versions of Led Zeppelin IV and Houses Of The Holy, and we're giving away a…
Chris DeVille | November 24, 2014 - 2:12 pm
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Led Zeppelin – “Rock And Roll” Video

I love Led Zeppelin, but I'd say there's a good third of their catalog that I can't hear anymore. I don't mean I don't want…
Michael Nelson | October 24, 2014 - 1:39 pm
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Hear An Alternate Mix Of Led Zeppelin’s “The Rain Song” From Houses Of The Holy Reissue

It's amazing to think that there's any sort of still-unreleased Led Zeppelin music lying around after all these years. But next month, the band will…
Tom Breihan | September 29, 2014 - 12:54 pm
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Miley Cyrus – “Babe, I’m Gonna Leave You” (Led Zeppelin Cover)

We know that Miley Cyrus has an ear for the classics: she's covered the Smiths in concert, is apparently readying a Leonard Cohen cover, and…
James Rettig | September 13, 2014 - 12:13 pm
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Robert Plant “Disappointed And Baffled” By Jimmy Page’s Desperation For A Led Zeppelin Reunion

Back in May we heard about Jimmy Page's frustration with Robert Plant over Plant's refusal to do a Led Zeppelin reunion tour. At the time,…
Chris DeVille | July 30, 2014 - 9:51 am
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Jimmy Page Is Fed Up With Robert Plant’s Refusal To Reunite Led Zeppelin; Meanwhile, They’re Finally Getting Sued For Ripping Off Spirit On “Stairway”

Robert Plant and Jimmy Page have been exchanging barbs for a few years now since Plant walked away from the group following their 2007 reunio…
James Rettig | May 18, 2014 - 3:59 pm
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Famous Album Cover Art Imagined From A Different Perspective

Have you ever wondered what famous album covers might look like from a different perspective? A user on Flickr by the name of Harvezt ha…
Miles Bowe | April 8, 2014 - 4:24 pm
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Led Zeppelin Reissuing Entire Catalog With Bonus Material, Starting With First Three Albums

Although most teenagers start with Led Zeppelin IV (aka "the one with 'Stairway'"), Led Zeppelin's first three albums -- appropriately titled Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin
Chris DeVille | March 13, 2014 - 12:54 pm
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Spotify Launching Free On-Demand Mobile Service, Sort Of

UPDATE: Today (12/11) Spotify confirmed new mobile and tablet functionality, among other things. Users of the free software can now shuffle their playlists or any…
Scott Lapatine | December 6, 2013 - 10:49 am
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Watch Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks Preview Wig Out At Jagbags, Cover Led Zeppelin & Velvet Underground In Portland

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks' sixth album, the excellently titled Wig Out At Jagbags, is out in January via Matador Records. The band, which consist…
Scott Lapatine | November 9, 2013 - 6:11 pm
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Watch Obama Honor Led Zeppelin At Kennedy Center Honors

The Kennedy Center Honors, bestowed over the weekend, gave taxpayer-certified propers to a characteristically wide and divergent cast of cultural presences: Buddy Guy, Natalia Makarova,…
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2012 - 3:51 pm
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