This brilliantly-written guide to one of the world’s biggest rock acts is timed to coincide with the major re-release of a classic rock albums, including ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ and ‘Houses of the Holy’. Rock legends Led Zeppelin remain a colossal music force with songs that are at once mystical, heavy, traditional and highly original. The Dead Straight Guide tells the story of the life and afterlife of this most extraordinary supergroup. Features include: the Story; from the first meeting of Plant and Page to the untimely death of John Bonham, detailing the magic, mayhem and excesses of the era. The Music: the band’s fifty best songs unpicked, plus coverage of blues influences, bootlegs, solo careers, and the best Jimmy Page guitar solos and most outstanding Robert Plant vocals. It’s a whole lotta Zep….!
The Dead Straight Guide to Led Zeppelin
By Nigel Williamson
page size: 228 x 152mm
extent: 288 pages
illustration: mono illustration throughout
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