In a pretty sudden announcement, legendary guitarist Jimmy Page has announced the release of a special collector's edition of Death Wish II, which will be released this coming Thursday, December 1, exclusively through Page's official website.
In his twenty-five-year career, Jimmy Page has always aimed his guitar firepower from within the context of a group. For the first time this fall, he'll be comin' at you with a solo tour. In this candid conversation, Page reflects with two GW correspondents on the role of the guitar in all this as his one true, abiding passion.
When you think of tribute bands, you might think of them as bands that merely plays someone else's music, somewhere in small dive bars on weekends. But the guys in Led Zepagain, quite easily the best Zeppelin tribute band around, have taken it to a whole another level, and they really are a tribute band in the truest sense.
Activision Blizzard Chief Executive Officer Bobby Kotick recently told Forbes magazine that he desperately tried to get the members of Led Zeppelin to sign away their rights to a Guitar Hero game without success.
As previously reported, Jimmy Page recently launched his long-awaited new website, jimmypage.com. Ahead of the launch of the new site rock writer and journalist Pete Makowski interviewed Jimmy about the site, the story behind its inception and his vision for the "On This Day" section of the site. You can read the chat below.
Led Zeppelin guitar legend Jimmy Page joined the Black Crowes on stage last night, Wednesday, July 13, at the Shepherd's Bush Empire in London, England for a performance of the song "Shake Your Money Maker."