1. Jason Bonham Believes Led Zeppelin Will Play Together Again Someday

    December 19, 2015 3:54 PM EST 0 0 0 Musician Jason Bonham , the son of late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, believes there’s still hope that the classic rock group will perform together again on stage. Jimmy Page Talks New Music, Led Zeppelin's Future & Why He Has No Intere ...

  2. Jason Bonham on Dad John Bonham and Playing With Phil Collins: He's 'One of My Real Heroes'

    December 09, 2015 11:12 AM EST 0 0 0 Getting to be part of Led Zeppelin -- his father's band, after all -- was the experience of a lifetime for Jason Bonham . But playing with Phil Collins was pretty close, too.  Bonham was Collins' drummer during secret rehearsals during Aug ...

  3. Paul McCartney Shares His Unreleased Recording with John Bonham

    October 21, 2014 5:07 AM EDT Paul McCartney is back in release-mode, with the reissue of Wings’ ‘70s albums Venus and Mars  and At The Speed Of Sound  due out next month.  Among the newly unearthed works and bonus content is a previously unreleased take of album track “Beware ...

  4. Led Zeppelin Reissues Get A Whole Lotta Love At Private Listening Session

    May 14, 2014 1:07 AM EDT 0 0 0 During a private listening session of selections from the Led Zeppelin catalog that will be reissued this summer, veteran guitarist Jimmy Page described the archival material as “an opportunity to have a look and listen to everyone in the band.” Pag ...

  5. Led Zeppelin's Drummer John Bonham's Son Wants to Perform with Hologram of Father

    July 18, 2013 1:31 PM EDT Jason Bonham, son of late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, has said it's his dream to perform with a hologram of his father. Jason, who joined Led Zeppelin for their last proper show at London's O2 Arena in December 2007, told website ...

  6. NBC's 'Revolution' Snares Led Zeppelin Songs

    November 12, 2012 10:31 PM EST 0 0 0 What tunes fit a post-apocalyptic society? For NBC's freshman drama "Revolution," the answer is Led Zeppelin 's "Kashmir" and "Since I've Been Loving You." The songs will be featured in next week's e ...

  7. Jason Bonham Fills Dad's Shoes in Led Zeppelin Film: 'Best Gig I Ever Did'

    November 02, 2012 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jason Bonham is hoping the release of Led Zeppelin 's "Celebration Day," which documents the group's 2007 reunion show at London's O2 Arena, will mean good things for his Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience -- althou ...

  8. Backbeat: Led Zeppelin Movie Premiere, Afterparty Bring in Rock and Music-Biz Royalty

    October 11, 2012 4:30 PM EDT From left: John Paul Jones, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, and original drummer John Bonham's son Jason arrive for the press conference for the release of their new concert film Celebration Day . (Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images)   On Tuesday nigh ...

  9. Led Zeppelin Coming to Theaters, Kennedy Center

    September 13, 2012 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin is coming to a movie theater near you. Then a record store. The iconic British rock 'n' roll band will release its 2007 "Celebration Day" reunion as a concert film on Oct. 13, then will put out the show on multiple v ...

  10. RHCP's Chad Smith Explores Improvisation, Silly Titles with Side Project

    July 18, 2012 5:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 For Chad Smith, the best part of having an all-instrumental band -- in this case, his Bombastic Meatbats -- is coming up with song titles such as "Oops, I Spilled My Beer," "Pig's Feat," "Lobster Legs" and "In ...

  11. Robert Plant's Band of Joy Concert Gets July 10 DVD Release

    May 31, 2012 7:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 DVD and Blu Ray Will Include Three Led Zeppelin Songs Not Seen in Initial 'Live from the Artists Den' Broadcast The concert Robert Plant and the Band of Joy filmed at Nashville's War Memorial Auditorium for the TV live series "Ar ...

  12. Exclusive: Universal Opens Door for Robert Plant and Artists Den

    May 30, 2012 6:40 PM EDT Universal Music Group has signed a worldwide distribution deal with Artists Den to release the public television show's episode featuring Robert Plant and the Band of Joy. It is the first time UMG and the show have worked together and Univers ...

  13. Dave Grohl Clarifies Grammy Speech: 'I Love ALL Kinds of Music'

    February 17, 2012 2:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Dave Grohl managed to ruffle a lot of feathers - though not everyone's - with his acceptance speech for the Foo Fighters ' Best Rock Performance Grammy for "Walk," during which he seemingly lampooned the electronic music craze th ...

  14. Dave Grohl Clarifies Grammy Speech: 'I Love ALL Kinds of Music'

    February 17, 2012 1:20 PM EST Ed. Note: Dave Grohl managed to ruffle a lot of feathers - though not everyone's - with his acceptance speech for the Foo Fighters' Best Rock Performance Grammy for "Walk," during which he seemingly lampooned the electronic mus ...

  15. Black Country Communion 'Went from a Side Project to a Band,' Says Bonham

    June 09, 2011 2:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's almost unheard of for any band these days to release two albums just nine months apart, but Glenn Hughes says that's one of the things that makes Black Country Communion "a freak of nature." "I've never been in a s ...

  16. Jason Bonham 'Representing the Family' with Led Zeppelin Experience Show

    May 04, 2011 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 He's in a band (Black Country Communion) and also plays with Paul Rodgers . But Jason Bonham says he'll always make time for Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience show. "If you'd have asked me that about a year go, I'd ...

  17. Led Zeppelin Drummer's Son Plays to Similar Beat

    December 24, 2010 11:30 AM EST 0 0 0 There's no sugar-coating the death of John Bonham . The wild Led Zeppelin drummer choked on his own vomit after downing 40 shots of vodka in 1980, a demise that brought one of rock's biggest bands to a premature end. His son, Jason , start ...

  18. Red Hot Chili Peppers 'Halfway Through' Next Album, Says Drummer

    October 26, 2010 12:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Chad Smith is happy to be releasing a sophomore album by his instrumental band the Bombastic Meatbats, even if his "day job" in the Red Hot Chili Peppers and his other moonlighting gig in Chickenfoot make it hard to squeeze in time for eve ...

  19. Robert Plant 'Felt Young' Working on 'Band of Joy' Album

    September 13, 2010 11:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 R obert Plant expects his new Band of Joy to be a going concern and says that taking pen to paper -- rather than continuing to cover other songs as he does on the "Band of Joy" album, which is out Tuesday (Sept. 14) -- is the likely next s ...

  20. Jason Bonham on Led Zeppelin Reunion, U2 Restarts Tour

    July 13, 2010 6:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, people are talking about Led Zeppelin after drummer Jason Bonham, son of John Bonham, confirmed that he, John Paul Jones and Jimmy Page spent most of 2008 preparing for a Zeppeli ...

  21. May 31, 2009

    May 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Latin bandleader Tito Puente dies in a New York hospital as a result of complications from open-heart surgery. He is 77. 2000 – Singer Johnnie Taylor dies of a heart attack in Dallas. He is 66. 1998 – Geri “Ginger Spice” Halliwell confirms he ...

  22. May 14, 2009

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Geri Halliwell of the Spice Girls and her boyfriend, Sacha Gervasi, welcome their first daughter, Bluebell Madonna Halliwell, in London. 2005 – Bluegrass vocalist Jimmy Martin dies of bladder cancer in Nashville at the age of 77. 2005 – No. 1 ...

  23. This Day in Music

    September 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Aftermath/Interscope artist 50 Cent dominates the Music of Black Origins (MOBO) Awards in London. The rapper is on hand to collect awards for best hip-hop artist, album ("Get Rich or Die Tryin' 2003 - Aftermath/Interscope artist 50 ...

  24. Foreigner: The Billboard Q&A

    July 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As its summer tour with Bryan Adams gets rolling, Foreigner guitarist Mick Jones chats with Billboard about the hit-making rock outfit's past, present and future. In 1976, Mick Jones found himself out of a job. The Surrey, England, native had a ...

  25. This Day in Music

    March 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Galway singer Julie Feeney is the surprise winner of Ireland's inaugural Choice Music Prize, announced during a ceremony at Dublin's Vicar Street music. 2006 - Galway singer Julie Feeney is the surprise winner of Ireland's inau ...

  26. Former Bonham Singer MacMaster Dies

    March 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Daniel MacMaster, the former lead singer of rock act Bonham, passed away March 16 at the age of 39. Daniel MacMaster, the former lead singer of rock act Bonham, passed away March 16 at the age of 39. The cause of death was from pneumonia, which was ...

  27. The Son Remains The Same

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST Will Led Zeppelin tour in 2008? The legions of fans that didn't make it to their successful Dec. 10 reunion show at the O2 Arena in London certainly hope so. Jason Bonham, who took his father John Bonham's seat at the drums with the band ...

  28. Bonham: 'Time Will Tell' If Zep Keeps Playing

    December 18, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Still buzzing from Led Zeppelin's reunion show on Dec. 10 in London, drummer Jason Bonham says he's the wrong guy to ask about any future plans for the group. "If they do it again, of course I would l Still buzzing from Led Zeppelin&# ...

  29. Led Zeppelin / Dec. 11, 2007 / London (O2 Arena)

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For two hours and 10 minutes Monday night, legendary British rock band Led Zeppelin was back, rocking privileged fans at an ecstatic O2 Arena in London. It was something not seen for almost 20 years. For two hours and 10 minutes Monday night, legend ...

  30. Led Zeppelin Triumphs At London Reunion Show

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Last night (Dec. 10) in London, one of the greatest bands of all time was back in front of its adoring public, if only for two-plus hours. Led Zeppelin's 16-song set at London's O2 Arena came as part Last night (Dec. 10) in London, one of ...

  31. Led Zeppelin Triumphs At London Show

    December 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST Tonight (Dec. 10) in London, one of the greatest bands of all time was back in front of its adoring public, if only for two-plus hours. Led Zeppelin's 16-song set at London's O2 Arena came as part of a benefit for late Atlantic Records f ...

  32. This Day in Music

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Aftermath/Interscope artist 50 Cent dominates the Music of Black Origins (MOBO) Awards in London. The rapper is on hand to collect awards for best hip-hop artist, album ("Get Rich or Die Tryin' 2003 - Aftermath/Interscope artist 50 ...

  33. Led Zeppelin Takes Flight, For One Night Only

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary rock combo Led Zeppelin is reforming, but for one night only. The British band will play a one-off show at London's 22,000-capacity O2 arena on Nov. 26 as part of a tribute to Atlantic Recor Legendary rock combo Led Zeppelin is reform ...

  34. Led Zeppelin Announcement Expected Next Week

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Now on Ledzeppelin.com the date 11.13.07 mysteriously appears with the familiar Zep symbols. And several people saw the band touring the O2 during Prince's recent stand at the new 20,000-seat London v Talk of a Led Zeppelin reunion just refuses ...

  35. Chart Beat

    August 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses Carrie Underwood, the Beatles, Sean Kingston and more! 'SMALL' IS BIG: You already knew that country radio couldn't wait to play the first Carrie Underwood single from her second album. So you shouldn't be surprise ...

  36. Led Zeppelin Readies Fall Reissue Bonanza

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin fans will have a lot to celebrate this fall thanks to the release of three new titles in multiple configurations. First up on Nov. 13 via Atlantic/Rhino is a two-disc, 24-track best-of, " Led Zeppelin fans will have a lot to celebr ...

  37. This Day in Music

    March 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Galway singer Julie Feeney is the surprise winner of Ireland's inaugural Choice Music Prize, announced during a ceremony at Dublin's Vicar Street music. 2006 - Galway singer Julie Feeney is the surprise winner of Ireland's inau ...

  38. Billboard Bits: Sandy West, Mario, Thomas Dolby

    October 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sandy West, drummer for the influential '70s band the Runaways, died Oct. 21 after a long battle with lung cancer. Sandy West, drummer for the influential '70s band the Runaways, died Oct. 21 after a long battle with lung cancer. West was ...

  39. This Day in Music

    September 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>The voice of Bob Marley ushers satellite radio onto the air, promising listeners greater variety on the dial _ for a price _ with the launch of XM Satellite Radio.<br clear="none"/><br c 2003 - Aftermath/ ...

  40. This Day in Music

    March 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Raymond Rogers, who performed under the name Freaky Tah in the hip-hop group the Lost Boyz, is fatally shot in New York. Rogers, 28, is fired on by an unidentified black male wearing a s 2004 - Adan Chalino Sanchez, one of ...

  41. Led Zeppelin 1968-1980: The Story Of A Band And Their Music

    March 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin may have disbanded in 1980, but the band's legacy lives on. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham always insisted that the music they made, onstage or in the studio, w Chapter 6 November 1969-February 1970 Count ...

  42. Led Zeppelin 1968-1980: The Story Of A Band And Their Music (continued)

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin may have disbanded in 1980, but the band's legacy lives on. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham always insisted that the music they made, onstage or in the studio, w Grant's early-December press release t ...

  43. Led Zeppelin 1968-1980: The Story Of A Band And Their Music (continued)

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin may have disbanded in 1980, but the band's legacy lives on. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham always insisted that the music they made, onstage or in the studio, w To do so required iron-clad concentration, ...

  44. Led Zeppelin 1968-1980: The Story Of A Band And Their Music (continued)

    February 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin may have disbanded in 1980, but the band's legacy lives on. Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham always insisted that the music they made, onstage or in the studio, w Plant has self-confessedly had a long fasci ...

  45. This Day in Music

    September 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>The voice of Bob Marley ushers satellite radio onto the air, promising listeners greater variety on the dial _ for a price _ with the launch of XM Satellite Radio.<br clear="none"/><br c 2003 - Aftermath/ ...

  46. This Day in Music

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Adan Chalino Sanchez, one of the most promising young regional Mexican acts in the market, dies from injuries sustained in a car crash the night before. He is 19. Sanchez was the son of 2004 - Adan Chalino Sanchez, one of t ...

  47. Plant Receives Lifetime Zep Grammy At SXSW

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant was presented with his lifetime achievement Grammy award yesterday (March 17) at the South By Southwest in Austin, Texas. Plant, who was unable to attend Februa Former Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant was pres ...

  48. Veteran Drummer Tony Thompson Dies

    November 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Drummer Tony Thompson, who died in an Encino, Calif., hospital yesterday (Nov. 12), proved his freewheeling musical approach at his first audition for Chic, according to producer-guitarist Nile Rodger Drummer Tony Thompson, who died in an Encino, Ca ...

  49. This Day in Music

    September 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>For the first time ever, the Recording Academy agrees to accept a downloadable single for Grammy consideration. Virgin Records releases two singles, "Dig In," by Lenny Kravitz and "God G 2001 - For the first ...

  50. This Day in Music

    March 28, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Canada's leading jazz figure, Moe Koffman, dies of cancer in Orangeville, Ontario. He is 73. Koffman, who played flute, saxophone, and clarinet, released 30 albums in his 50-year career. 2001 - Canada's leading ja ...

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