Greg Easterling's Blog

Weekdays Midnight - 5am

ORIGINAL POST

In Celebration of Zeppelin
Posted:Monday, 12/10/2012 at 04:12am by Greg Easterling
This morning we began our brand new week of Overnight Album Sides with Led Zeppelin. They reunited on this date back in 2007 to play the tribute concert for Ahmet Ertegun, the founder of Atlantic Records, their longtime label.

The concert took place at London's O2 Arena and a DVD/CD set of this historic performance was recently released back in mid-October. Originals Page, Plant and Jones were joined onstage by John Bonham's son, Jason on drums.

Today we featured Zeppelin's spring of '73 release, Houses Of The Holy, a fine album that did well, hitting #1 for two weeks, spending a total of 39 weeks in the Top Forty album chart and selling gold in the process. We heard Side 1 this time, highlighted by "The Rain Song" and "Over The Hills and Far Away".
All Postings    Add Comment


LISTENER COMMENTS


All Postings    Add Comment

Advisory Board Login

Login to access chat and Drive Contests
Not a member? Sign up here.

Email Address:  
 
OR
 
Login via
Monday, Sep 1, 2014
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1985
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
1985
Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014
7:00am
Milestones in Rock
10:00am
Ten @ 10
Back to School
1:45pm
One 45 @ 1:45
Electric Light Orchestra
5:00pm
Lost & Found
9:00pm
Long One @ 9
The Moody Blues
10:00pm
Ten @ 10 Replay
Back to School
Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014
7:00am
Milestones in Rock
10:00am
Ten @ 10
1986
1:45pm
One 45 @ 1:45
Donovan
5:00pm
Lost & Found