Legend says Clapton split over “For Your Love.” But there was more to it.
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‘A very haunting guitar run down': How ‘Dazed and Confused’ came to be a Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin staple
A late-1960s opening act changed everything for two of rock’s signature bands.
Jimmy Page’s first, and last, proper solo album was 1988’s ‘Outrider.’
He says Led Zeppelin gave Bonham “the vehicle to play the way he really wanted.”
Clapton, Beck and then Page played lead with the Yardbirds between 1963-68.
As Jimmy Page went through Led Zeppelin’s archival material, he discovered a problem.
He was on hand to inspire a generation of graduates. Instead, it was the other way around.
The guitarist has been rather stingy with solo product since his old band split up.
When Mike Fraser took on the rare position of producing a Jimmy Page record, he’d already collaborated with big stars like AC/DC (1990’s The Razor’s Edge), Bryan Adams (1984’s huge hit Reckless) and Aerosmith (on their late-1980s albums Permanent Vacation and Pump.
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