The event will celebrate publication of the Led Zeppelin guitarist’s first photographic autobiography, appropriately titled, 'Jimmy Page.'
Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds wowed the Mountain Jam X crowd with their live Led Zeppelin-Rage Against the Machine mash-up.
Win an awesome Led Zeppelin prize pack, featuring the deluxe vinyl editions of their first three albums, and a turntable, for your father. Or for yourself.
Led Zeppelin, one of the most popular and influential rock bands in history, are issuing box sets of their first three albums. Deluxe editions of 'Led Zeppelin,' 'Led Zeppelin II' and 'Led Zeppelin III' will be available June 3 (see artwork above and below). It's the first installment of the planned reissues of all nine of their studio albums.
The East Coast celebrated the life and legacy of Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham earlier this year in New Jersey with Bonzo Bash, and now the West Coast will have their own party to commemorate the legendary drummer at the Bonzo Bash NAMM Jamm 2014 event on Jan. 23 at the Observatory in Santa Ana, Calif.
Update: Joko Widodo was elected President of Indonesia in July 2014.
If you had to guess, which country do you think would have the most metal politician? Could it be England, arguably the birthplace of heavy metal? Nope. The musically rich countries of Sweden or Norway? Wrong. How about the good ol' USA? Not even close. The answer is Indonesia, with its current Governor of Jakarta, Joko Widodo.
With a goal to “keep rock n’ roll alive" and listing artists like Aerosmith, Hendrix, Slayer, Metallica and Dio among their favorite bands, the kids in Chaotic Five are definitely an act to keep an eye on. In this clip the youngsters take on the Ozzy Osbourne classic ‘Crazy Train’ during a live performance at Surfer at the Turtle Bay Resort in Oahu.
Those who followed the Beastie Boys' early sampling trends would probably not be surprised by this mash-up, which finds them matched with classic rock icons Led Zeppelin. But the song choice comes from later in the Beasties' career when sampling wasn't as rampant, as mash-up master Nemozob pairs 'Ch-Check It Out' with Zeppelin's 'The Immigrant Song' to form 'The Immigrant Check.'