As we wish John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin bassist, a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Led Zeppelin at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English bassist John Paul Jones a ‘Happy Birthday,’ here is the perfect time to list the ‘BESTS’ of his band : Led Zeppelin


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Audio : Stairway to Heaven . Immigrant Song . Whole Lotta Love . Black Dog . Rock and Roll . Kashmir . Good Times Bad Times . Dazed and Confused . Ramble On . Babe I’m Gonna Leave You .

Video : Whole Lotta Love (1997) . Immigrant Song . Kashmir . Black Dog . Stairway to Heaven (Earls Court, 1975) . Rock And Roll . Over the Hills and Far Away . Going To California (Earls Court, 1975) . No Quarter (1973) . Achilles Last Stand (Knebworth, 1979) . The Ocean . That’s The Way (Earl Court, 1975) . How Many More Times (Danish TV 1969) . Babe I´m Gonna Leave you (Denmark, 1969) . Misty Mountain Hop (Madison Square Garden, 1973) . Bron-Yr-Aur Stomp (Earls Court, 1975) . Travelling Riverside Blues . Communication Breakdown (Royal Albert Hall, 1970) .


Released on February 24, 1975, Physical Graffiti is the sixth (and a double) studio album by Led Zeppelin. >>

Released on January 12, 1969, Led Zeppelin is the debut album by Led Zeppelin. >>

Released on March 31, 1976, Presence is the seventh studio album by Led Zeppelin. >>

Led Zeppelin ‘s ‘Houses of the Holy’ is their fifth studio album (the first with only self composed material) released on March 28, 1973 by Atlantic Records. >>

Released on November 8, 1971, the untitled fourth studio album by Led Zeppelin is commonly referred to as Led Zeppelin IV >>

Released on October 5, 1970, Led Zeppelin III is the third studio album by Led Zeppelin. >>


[1968] new British band Led Zeppelin will be playing at Texas International Pop Festival in Lewisville, Texas >> 7 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1987] Atlantic Records celebrate their 40th birthday with more than thirty megastar artists ranging from Wilson Pickett or Roberta Flack to a reformed Led Zeppelin at Madison Square Garden in New-York City >> 32 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1968] do not miss a brand new British band called Led Zeppelin at German ARD television program Beat-Club aired from Bremen (West Germany). FYI their first album is to be released in England in a couple of days. >> 11 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1971] Led Zeppelin is at the Sydney Showground in Sydney, Australia >> 26 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1983] on BBC2 TV Old Grey Whistle Test, Jimmy Page (from Led Zeppelin fame) and Roy Harper promote their Whatever Happened to Jugula? album. >> 17 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1978] two days after the opening concert, Led Zeppelin will hit the stage a second time at Knebworth Festival, UK >> 160 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1974] (and tomorrow) Led Zeppelin occupies the stage at Earls Court in London >> 229 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1970] Led Zeppelin and his guitarist Jimmy Page (who turns 26 today) play at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The whole concert is due to be filmed by Peter Whitehead and Stanley Dorfman for a documentary. >> 104 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2011] Jack Black, Foo Fighters, Kid Rock, Lenny Kravitz, Ann and Nancy Wilson with Jason Bonham participate in Kennedy Center honors Led Zeppelin at the Kennedy Center Opera House in Washington, DC >> 23 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1978] for their first British gig in four years, Led Zeppelin have decided to be at Knebworth Festival at Knebworth House, Hertfordshire, England >> 121 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1984] Pat Metheny, Carlos Santana, Teddy Pendergrass, Ashford & Simpson, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Tina Turner, Mick Jagger , etc.more than 60 artists gather at the JFK Stadium in Philadelphia to raise funds for relief of the ongoing Ethiopian famine. This is the American leg of the Live Aid concert coming after its London equivalent. >> 35 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1974] Led Zeppelin by far the number one hard rock band in the world performs at The Forum in Inglewood, California >> 20 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1974] Led Zeppelin will be on stage at Madison Square Garden, New-York City >> 5 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1976] Led Zeppelin’s 1977 North American Tour(and beware it could be their last) stops at the Seattle Kingdome in Seattle >> 211 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1976] for their third night out of six, the rumor says that Led Zeppelin has invited The Who’s drummer Keith Moon to join them on stage at The Inglewood Forum in Los Angeles >> 10 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1976] Rick Derringer who has just finished toring as an opening act for Led Zeppelin, is at Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ >> 45 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1972] Led Zeppelin North American Tour 1973 stops for three nights at Madison Square Garden in New-York City >> 94 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2006] a reunited Led Zeppelin will pay tribute to co-founder of Atlantic Records, Ahmet Ertegun who passed away last year at the O2 Arena in London >> 124 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1994] Jimmy Page and Robert Plant will certainly play a lot of Led Zeppelin’s songs at America West Arena in Phoenix, Arizona >> 104 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1993] Neil Young, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry will join Led Zeppelin for their induction at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Ceremony held at Ritz Carlton Hotel, New York, NY >> 42 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2002] Paul Gilbert (Mr. Big, Racer X), Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme), Steve Hackett (Genesis, GTR), John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin) and Gary Cherone (Extreme) plus Pat Mastelotto on drums, Roger King on keyboards and Mike Szuter will celebrate Hard Rock Café Japan’s 20th anniversary at Akasaka Blitz in Tokyo >> 90 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2012] Jason Bonham, John’s son, will join The Wilson sisters of Heart to cover several Led Zeppelin songs at Susquehanna Bank Center Camden, NJ >> 74 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2016] Steve Vai will join Zepparella, an all female Led Zeppelin cover band, during their show at Hot Licks Night of the Malibu Guitar Festival at Casa Escobar in Malibu >> 55 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1994] Jimmy Page and Robert Plant will certainly carry the Led Zeppelin torch at The Spectrum in Philadelphia, PA >> 118 MINUTES on RVM >>




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