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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="2945" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] Rainbow May 29, 1972 issue #2 [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2968" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" link="http://ritchieyorke.com/product/led-zeppelin-led-to-gold/"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] Jimmy Page talks from the studio about the new album and their upcoming tour. Led Zeppelin is slated for the Montreal Forum on June 7. LONDON - Barnes, wh­ere the world famous Olympic Studios are located, is a quiet little...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="2906" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] September 27, 1971 Grapevine  Canadian Edition [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2968" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_blank" img_size="full" link="http://ritchieyorke.com/product/led-zeppelin-led-to-gold/"] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] England’s high flying super group, Led Zeppelin, is only one of ­­a growing number of monster acts which have withdrawn from the press interview scene. Discouraged by ridiculous reviews and false quotes, Led Zeppelin had done no interviews this year prior...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="3000" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] Go-Set – Saturday, June 5, 1971 [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2968" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_blank" img_size="full" link="http://ritchieyorke.com/product/led-zeppelin-led-to-gold/"] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] America's many pushers of softer rock music are currently proclaiming the end of Led Zeppelin, and other dynamite-powered sock-rock acts such as Grand Funk Railroad, Bloodrock and Gypsy. These anti-hard rock critics are pointing to the success of James Taylor...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="3005" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text][Wed, Arp. 15, 1970] Ottawa Journal   OTTAWA – Not since the glorious, glamorous, heyday of the Beatles had there been anything like it. An opening night audience of 19,000 people in Vancouver, surpassing the Beatles’ house record by more than 2,000. In Los Angeles, more than 20,000 fans, and a cheque for $71,000, topping Cream’s...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="2939" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text][Friday, April 10, 1970] Ottawa journal[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2968" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_blank" img_size="full" link="http://ritchieyorke.com/product/led-zeppelin-led-to-gold/"] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] TORONTO – When they get around to evaluating rock music by year (in a manner of generalizing very common in the wine industry, e.g. ’67 was a great year for whites but the reds were a little bitter) 1969 is...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="2900" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] August 14, 1969, Globe and Mail [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2968" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_blank" img_size="full" link="http://ritchieyorke.com/product/led-zeppelin-led-to-gold/"] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text]  Jimmy Page, the lithe, lean lead guitarist of Led Zeppelin, was sitting in the mixing room of A & R Studios in New York, sipping tea and munching a prune Danish pastry. His hair hung six inches below the...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_single_image image="2892" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="large"][vc_empty_space height="32" image_repeat="no-repeat"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text] January 11, 1969, Globe and Mail [/vc_column_text][vc_column_text] [vc_empty_space height="32px" image_repeat="no-repeat"][vc_single_image image="2968" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_blank" img_size="full" link="http://ritchieyorke.com/product/led-zeppelin-led-to-gold/"] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_column_text]Much to their surprise—and delight—record companies have discovered that they can sell stacks of albums without getting once-vital radio exposure. They have even found that they can sell a groups LP even if it has never made a record. The...