Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: February
100.7 WZLX Classic RockCarter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: February 26 in Classic Rock History100.7 WZLX Classic RockRobert Plant and Jimmy Page headed out on their “No Quarter: Unleaded” tour on this night in 1995. How many musicians backed the duo? ANSWER: 46! 29 string players, 11 Egyptian musicians and a six-piece rock band. What else happened on this day in ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 10:09 pm
Adele thinks she's 'sublime' and she's won
Daily MailAdele thinks she's 'sublime' and she's won more Grammys than any other singer so will her new album bring Alison ...Daily MailHer only taste of the UK Top Ten came with Raising Sand, the fine country-folk album she made ten years ago with Robert Plant. That should change with Windy City, her first fully solo album since 1999. It's the sort of record that would normally ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 2:02 pm
CD review | 'Windy City': Alison Krauss
Columbus AliveCD review | 'Windy City': Alison Krauss turns to orchestrated country classicsColumbus AliveThe new album arrives six years after her previous release, ''Paper Airplane,'' nearly a decade after from her hugely successful partnership with Robert Plant, ''Raising Sand,'' and 17 years since her most-recent solo outing, ''Forget About It.'' This ...and more »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 7:25 am
Colin James has an international hit with
Regina Leader-PostColin James has an international hit with Blue HighwaysRegina Leader-Post“We were playing Newcastle and I casually mentioned to the crowd, 'Years ago I was up here opening for Robert Plant but I don't think we played here,' and a voice from the back went, 'Yes, you did,' ” James recalled with a laugh during a recent ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 4:01 am
Led Zeppelin tells fans to keep the noise
Courier MailLed Zeppelin tells fans to keep the noise down at Brisbane Festival HallCourier MailWhile early critics of the group had suggested they would go down like a “lead balloon'' the four musicians – guitarist Jimmy Page, singer Robert Plant, bassist and keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John Bonham – were billed as the biggest band ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:08 am
Jack White On Road & Record: Handling
We've done so many cool things this year. We played a lot of TV shows. In the last month we've had Loretta Lynn, Q-Tip and Robert Plant play with us, and that's all amazing stuff. There are a few figures the journalists know will deliver the pageviews they ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:15 am
Watch the trailer for The Who: Live in Hyde
Woven in with the concert footage, the film also includes interviews with Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, plus Iggy Pop, Robert Plant, Johnny Marr and more. Cinema audiences will also enjoy an exclusive featurette of extended interviews It was a few ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:03 pm
OffBeat Magazine September 2015
The Baton Rouge… – Dan Willging Barrence Whitfield & the Savages, Under the Savage Sky (Bloodshot) Barrence Whitfield has quite a few famous fans, among them Robert Plant and Los Lobos (not to mention OffBeat‘s John Swenson,… – Brett Milano ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:04 am
45 Years Ago: Isle of Wight Festival 1970
But the festival was eventually revived in 2002, with Robert Plant as the headliner and has been held every year since then.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:43 am
Providence record store robbed of Led
A Providence record store has been burglarized twice this year, and its classic rock vinyl bins have been the target both times. “It seems like someone really wants to have a big classic rock collection; hopefully they will brag about it enough that ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:25 pm