A reunited Led Zeppelin in December 2007 at The O2 in London for the Ahmet Ertegün tribute show. From left to right: John Paul Jones, Robert Plant, and Jimmy Page. On drums is Jason Bonham, the son of the deceased John Bonham. 10 December 2007, 19:00. to remix – to adapt the work. 0 CC BY . Creative Commons Attribution . truetrue.
The Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert was a benefit concert held in memory of music executive Ahmet Ertegün at the O2 Arena in London on 10 December 2007. The headline act was the English rock band Led Zeppelin, who performed their first full-length concert for almost three decades, since the death of drummer John Bonham in 1980, in a one-off reunion. Bonham's son Jason Bonham played drums during the band's set, and also provided backing vocals on two songs. Both the film and performance by Led Zeppelin have been highly acclaimed Contents.
10, 2007, the surviving members of Led Zeppelin performed a full-length concert together for the first time in more than 27 years. But as time goes on, it seems more and more clear that this was, in fact, Led Zeppelin's last stand. The show, at the O2 Arena in London, was a tribute to Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun and headlined by the biggest band he’d helped bring to the world stage. Singer Robert Plant called their first reunion at Live Aid in 1985 an atrocity ; he said their Atlantic 40th-anniversary show in 1988 was foul. They desperately needed this new show to be much bigger and much better.
Led Zeppelin’s remastered album How The West Was Won, just confirmed, will be joined by an illustrated book in the next few months, with fans hungry for more and speculating on what founding guitarist Jimmy Page meant in an interview in October last year. There’ll be Led Zeppelin product coming out, for sure, that people haven’t heard because I’m working on that, he told the Academy of Achievement. He spoke of surprises in 2018 and added: Then I hope to be seen to playing, so I had better get on with it. How The West Was Won cover. The present writer was one of the lucky guests at London’s O2 on December 10, 2007, to witness the one-time band reunion for the Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert. In subsequent conversations, it was clear that singer Robert Plant was not interested in the idea of a further tour.
Celebration Day is a concert film by the English rock band Led Zeppelin, recorded at the Ahmet Ertegun Tribute Concert on 10 December 2007, in London's O2 A. .com/watch?v hUYzQaCCt2o. Roger Waters + David Gilmour: Comfortably Numb, Live, O2 Arena 2011. David Gilmour joining Roger Waters on The Wall to perform 'Comfortably Numb' at London's O2, May, 2011. 13 May 2013 · Quito, Ecuador ·.
On December 10, 2007, Led Zeppelin took the stage at London’s O2 Arena to headline a tribute concert for dear friend and Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun. What followed was a two-hour-plus tour de force of the band’s signature blues-infused rock ’n’ roll that instantly became part of the legend of Led Zeppelin.
The one-off performance – which would raise money for the Ahmet Ertegun Education Fund, which pays for university scholarships in the . Concert promoters around the world were licking their chops in anticipation of the kind of bank that a full Led Zep reunion tour could make. But as Plant told Rolling Stone, he was already filling his calendar for 2008 – and it wasn’t with Zeppelin dates. The conveyor belt of expectation is bullshit, he said impatiently. I know that bands that haven’t put out a record for 10 years are playing to 20,000 people a night. But that’s not the achievement. The achievement is to knock yourself out.
The Ahmet Ertegun Education Fund was founded with that goal. He would be very proud that LED ZEPPELIN have chosen to reunite and headline a benefit concert in his name featuring so many of his friends. I would like to thank all of the artists for their generous contribution to help make Ahmet's vision a reality. Mick Jones of FOREIGNER stated: "Ahmet's combination of charm, humour, irreverence and above all his great passion for music made getting to know him one of the brightest highlights of my life . ZEPPELIN reformed for Live Aid in 1985 with Phil Collins on drums. Page and Plant have played together sporadically since then. A further - brief - reformation occurred at Atlantic Records' 40th anniversary bash in New York in 1988 with Jason Bonham on drums.
|1-2||Good Times Bad Times|
|1-5||In My Time Of Dying|
|1-7||Trampled Under Foot|
|1-8||Nobody's Fault But Mine|
|2-1||Since I've Been Loving You|
|2-2||Dazed And Confused|
|2-3||Stairway To Heaven|
|2-4||The Song Remains The Same|
|2-5||Misty Mountain Hop|
|2-9||Whole Lotta Love|
NotesThe back of the cover reads "Made somewhere over the misty mountain".
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