Archive | Jun 14, 2017

Certain Songs #907: Led Zeppelin – “The Song Remains The Same (New York 1973)”

Album: The Song Remains The Same
Year: 1973

I never saw Led Zeppelin perform live, of course. I was just a bit too young — their last North American tour ended before my first concert — and unlike other bands with a key unexpected death ::coughs:: The Who ::coughs::, they took that death as a sign to break up once and for all.

And besides, even if John Bonham hadn’t died, it wasn’t like they were ever going to come to Fresno, where the story goes, they were booed off of the stage.