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By Gregg Akkerman

In 1980, Led Zeppelin officially disbanded following the dying of drummer John Bonham. but over 3 decade, the track, the mystique, and the legacy of this mythical rock act lives on. Reissues in their track promote within the thousands, whereas rumors of reunion excursions proceed to affect lovers around the globe. many of the solo initiatives pursued by way of the 3 surviving members—Jimmy web page, Robert Plant, and John Paul Jones—will endlessly dwell the shadow of the blinding mild they generated as Led Zeppelin.

In Experiencing Led Zeppelin: A Listener’s Companion, musician and author Gregg Akkerman seems backstage of “rock gods” sensationalism at this appearing act's musical legacy via their studio and stay recordings. Drawing on his a long time as a rock musician and song student, Akkerman peeks lower than the hood to give an explanation for not only the whilst and the the place of Led Zeppelin's song, however the why. placing readers correct there, within the occasions and areas the place the band was once recording and appearing its iconic numbers, Akkerman is the voice whispering within the ear of an individual drawn to knowing how Led Zeppelin's track works.

Experiencing Led Zeppelin: A Listener’s Companion is for the die-hard Led Zeppelin fan and the first-timer simply getting to know the brilliance of this tremendous band.

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