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Led Zeppelin IV

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Led Zeppelin IV (Rock of Ages)

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Barney Hoskyns
publisher:
Rodale Press
genre:
Nonfiction

We gave it a B

Zep’s 1971 masterpiece is dissected in geeky detail. The highlight Jimmy Page, nicknamed ”Led Wallet,” insists on recording at a dank former poorhouse instead of renting Mick Jagger’s pricier mansion. Worth the $16.95? Only for Zep obsessives who care to know that Page’s ”Stairway to Heaven” solo was played on a Telecaster, not his Les Paul. B