Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes Live At The Greek 1999

Live At The Greek is a live album by Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes.

It was recorded at the Greek Theatre, Los Angeles on the 18th and 19th October 1999 and released in February 2000.

Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes Live At The Greek

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What Is The Best Led Zeppelin Live Album?

This page asks readers to vote in two polls to find:

  • the best live album by Led Zeppelin
  • the best studio album by Led Zeppelin

What Are The Best Live Albums By Led Zeppelin?

What do you think is the best live album released by Led Zeppelin?

Now that Celebration Day has been released there are four Led Zeppelin live albums to choose but will it come top of the poll or will people revert to BBC Sessions, How The West Was Won or The Song Remains The Same?

I’d like to think that there are more archive recordings of Led Zeppelin concerts on the way. I was reading that Jimmy Page has been working on creating special edition packages of the studio albums. Other artists sometimes include a live album as a bonus.

I’d love to hear a Led Zeppelin live album from the Physical Graffiti tour with Kashmir, Trampled Underfoot and Houses Of The Holy. I’d also like to hear what they did with songs from Presence and especially Achilles Last Stand live.

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Led Zeppelin Celebration Day 2007

Led Zeppelin have announced the release of multi-format recordings on the December 10th, 2007 reunion concert from the O2 Arena in London.

The film version of Celebration Day will be in cinemas from October 17th, 2012.

The CD and DVD versions of Celebration Day will follow on November 19th, 2012.

Celebration Day by Led Zeppelin

Led Zeppelin At The O2 Arena London

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Led Zeppelin BBC Sessions 1969 & 1971

Led Zeppelin BBC Sessions includes an in concert performance of the band from April 1971 as well as live in the studio recordings and songs from gigs in 1969.

It’s often overlooked as a Led Zeppelin live album with much more attention given to:

How The West Was Won – 1972

The Song Remains The Same – 1973

The 2012 release of the reunion concert, Celebration Day has also drawn attention away from the BBC Sessions album. After all how many live Led Zeppelin albums do most fans need?

I think that’s a shame.

What we get on this album are:

  1. John Peel’s Top Gear – recorded from the Playhouse Theatre, London on 3 March 1969 (CD1 tracks 1,2,4)
  2. Chris Grant’s Tasty Pop Sundae – recorded at Aeolian Hall studio 2 on 16 June 1969 (CD1 tracks 3,5,10)
  3. John Peel’s Top Gear – recorded at Maida Vale studio 4 on 24 June 1969 (CD1 tracks 6 to 9)
  4. On Night Stand – recorded from the Playhouse Theatre on 27 June 1969 (CD1 tracks 11 – 14)
  5. In Concert – recorded from the Playhouse Theatre, London on 1 April 1971 (all CD2)

Led Zeppelin BBC Sessions Overall Review Rating – 23/30

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Led Zeppelin How The West Was Won 1972

How The West Was Won is a live album by Led Zeppelin from gigs in June 1972 at the LA Forum and Long Beach Arena in the USA.

The world waited for a long time for a Led Zeppelin live album and when it did appear, The Song Remains The Same received a disappointing reception although it’s been improved with the extended reissue.

How The West Was Won was released in 2003 and was immediately acclaimed as the real sound of Led Zeppelin live.

Led Zeppelin How The West Was Won Overall rating – 25/30

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Led Zeppelin The Song Remains The Same 1973

The Song Remains The Same was the first Led Zeppelin live album issued from 1973 concerts at the Madison Square Garden, New York which promoted the House Of The Holy studio album.

It was released in 1976 as the soundtrack to the concert film of the same name.

Led Zeppelin are known for their great live performances and they’ve become one of the most heavily bootlegged artists in the world.

It was re-issued in 2007 with a much better sound and with extra songs included. This makes it much more comparable with the other big Zeppelin live album, How The West Was Won.

Led Zeppelin The Song Remains The Same

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