Van Halen’s self-titled debut was released 41 years ago (February 10.) The album contains some of VH’s most-enduring tracks, from “Runnin’ With The Devil” to “Eruption.” However, upon its released, it was torn apart by Rolling Stone.
This year will mark the 50th anniversaries of Led Zeppelin's first two studio albums, Led Zeppelin I and Led Zeppelin II. These landmark albums, and their catalog as a whole, have become more beloved and revered with time as they've been passed down through generations and become standards for which future bands are measured.
Led Zeppelin’s John Paul Jones celebrates his birthday today (January 3), and while Jimmy Page and Robert Plant get a lot of attention for writing Zeppelin’s biggest hits, Jones has his share of songwriting credits on many fan favorites. In honor of his birthday, we look at five of the best Zeppelin songs co-written by…
Fun fact about 1979: A ton of amazing albums came out that year! With 2019 upon us, these 17 albums will be celebrating their 40th anniversary. Honestly, they sound just as fantastic as did when they were released.
With the 50th anniversary of Led Zeppelin I looming and plenty of things planned to celebrate the legendary band in the coming year, many are still likely holding out for a reunion of some sort, but Robert Plant has been clear he’s not interested. His reasoning, however, is both understandable and beautiful.