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Led Zeppelin

Train Kept A-Rollin' is recorded by The Tiny Bradshaw Band. The song will later migrate to the rock'n'roll community and will be covered by numerous bands including The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin and Aerosmith.
Train Kept A-Rollin' is recorded by The Tiny Bradshaw Band. The song will later migrate to the rock'n'roll community and will be covered by numerous bands including The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin and Aerosmith.
Robert Plant plays at The Ship And Rainbow, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England, UK, Europe. Plant will find greater fame after he joins Led Zeppelin.
Donovan records Hurdy Gurdy Man in London, England, UK, Europe, with Mickie Most as producer. Guitarist Jimmy Page and bassist John Paul Jones, both later to become founder members of Led Zeppelin, play on the track.
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The Yardbirds, with Jimmy Page on lead guitar, play the second of three nights at The Action House, Long Island, New York State, USA.
At Liverpool University in the UK, Jimmy Page's New Yardbirds play their last date under that name. In future they will be known as Led Zeppelin.
Iron Butterfly, Led Zeppelin and Porter's Popular Preachers play the first of two nights at the Fillmore East, New York City, USA.
P.J. Proby releases the album Three Week Hero on Liberty Records. His backing musicians on the album include all four members of Led Zeppelin.
P.J. Proby releases the album Three-week Hero on Liberty Records. His backing musicians on the album include all four members of Led Zeppelin.
Led Zeppelin play at The Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Led Zeppelin play at the Onondaga War Memorial, Syracuse, New York State, USA.
Led Zeppelin play at the City Hall, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.
Led Zeppelin play in the Kulturhuset, Helsinki, Finland.
Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin reaches No1 in the Australian pop singles chart. On the same day, Led Zeppelin play at the Memorial Auditorium, Dallas, Texas.
Led Zeppelin play at the Civic Center, Ottawa, Canada.
Eric Clapton's newly formed group Derek And The Dominos play at The Town Hall, Birmingham, UK. When Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin wanders on stage to sing with them, he is mistakenly removed by road crew who do not recognise him.
Led Zeppelin play at the University, Liverpool, UK, to make up for a gig they were obliged to cancel earlier in the year.
When rain washes out an outdoor gig, the Man-Pop Festival, at Winnipeg Stadium, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, The Youngbloods, The Ides of March, Iron Butterfly and Led Zeppelin play indoors instead at Winnipeg Arena.
Led Zeppelin play in the Memorial Auditorium, Rochester, New York State, USA, supported by Black Sabbath.
Led Zeppelin play the first of two nights of Electric Magic concerts at The Empire Pool, Wembley, London, UK. Also on the bill are Stone The Crows and Home.
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Led Zeppelin IV by Led Zeppelin reaches No1 in the UK albums chart.
Jimmy Page and Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin are interviewed live on 2SM Radio, Sydney, Australia.
Led Zeppelin play at Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
Led Zeppelin play at Swing Auditorium, San Bernardino, California.
Led Zeppelin play at Kiokaido, Nagoya, Japan.
Led Zeppelin finish their fifth UK tour at the Preston Guild Hall, Preston, Lancashire.
Led Zeppelin play at The Messehalle, Nuremberg, Germany, Europe.
Led Zeppelin play at the Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria.
Led Zeppelin play in the Municipal Auditorium, Mobile, Alabama, USA.
Led Zeppelin play in Kezar Stadium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Paul Revere and the Raiders come to the end of a month of shows at the Flamingo, Las Vegas, Nevada. On the same day, Led Zeppelin play at Pacific Coliseum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin and his family suffer injuries in a car accident on the Mediterranean island of Rhodes, Greece, Europe.
Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant, having been injured in a car accident the previous August in Greece, Europe, takes his first unaided steps.
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Robert Plant and Eric Clapton attend a reception for The Summit, a compilation album in aid of the International Year Of The Child [1979], which includes Led Zeppelin's 1976 song, Candy Store Rock.
Led Zeppelin play at The Olympiahalle, Munich, Germany, Europe.
The Honeydrippers - a band formed by Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin - play at The Boat Club, Nottingham, UK.
Robert Plant plays the third date on his first solo tour of the USA, at Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois, USA. The drummer with Plant's band for this tour is Phil Collins. On the same evening, Collins and Plant go to an exclusive Chicago restaurant, The Pump Room, but are refused admission because Collins is not wearing a jacket. The incident inspires the title of Collins' next album, No Jacket Required.
Jimmy Page plays with Les Paul at his 72nd birthday party in the Hard Rock Café, New York City, USA.
Robert Plant plays at The Summit, Houston, Texas, USA.
Robert Plant plays at Tucson Community Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
Robert Plant plays at Store Vega, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
On his Manic Nirvana tour Robert Plant plays at The Pine Knob Music Theatre, Clarkston, Michigan, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA.
It is reported that Roger Daltrey of The Who would like to record a blues album as a side project with Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin.
Robert Plant releases a new album, Band Of Joy, in the UK.
While promoting his new album Band Of Joy, Robert Plant plays at the Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland.
An Epiphone Casino Guitar signed by Jimmy Page [Led Zeppelin], Keith Richards, [Rolling Stones], David Gilmour [Pink Floyd], Eric Clapton, Brian May [Queen], Mick Jones [The Clash], Roger Daltrey [The Who], Paul Weller [The Jam/Style Council] and Gary Moore [Thin Lizzy] is auctioned on behalf of Pup Aid at Bonham's in London, UK. The auction raises £2,640.
Robert Plant And The Band Of Joy play at The House Of Blues, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Having lost its core funding, the British Music Experience museum in London, UK, closes down, and announces that it is seeking a new home.
Jimmy Page, former guitarist of The Yardbirds and Led Zeppelin, makes a personal appearance at Waterstone's Bookshop, Piccadilly, London, UK, to 'hand-stamp' copies of his newly-released auto-biography Jimmy Page.
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