Serving Bel Air, Benedict Canyon, Beverly Hills. Brentwood, Laurel Canyon, Los Feliz, Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Melrose, Santa Monica, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Topanga, Canyon, Westwood & Hollywood Hills.



facebook Canyon News twitter Canyon News

Canyon News

Bel Air News

Beverly Hills News

Brentwood News

Hollywood Hills News

Laurel Canyon News

Los Angeles News

Los Feliz News

Malibu News

Melrose News

Pacific Palisades News

Santa Monica News

Sherman Oaks News

Studio City News

Topanga Canyon News

West Hollywood News

Westwood News

Woodland Hills

Celebrity News

State News

National News

World Headlines

Deaf News





On the Industry

Star Gazing

St. John's Confidential File

Theatrical Musings

Life & Style

Event Listings

Tech Talk

Looking Good For Lots Less

Spirit & Creativity

Miller Time


View from the Hill


Chrystal's Recipe Corner

Career and Life Coaching

Gardening With Tony

Life According To Lenson

Real Estate Realities



Marathon Running

Keeping It Bruin: A Look Into UCLA Athletics






Vi's Corner

Pet Tips

Point of View

John Armor

Message to America

Critic At Large... Ruta Lee

Labor Week


10 Degrees Cooler

McConnors corner

Edge of the west

The Physics Wizard


Kyle's Kars


Susan Michelle's Compass


Ask Deanna

Dear Lily

Ask Oona


Dancing with Earthquakes


Sports Schedules

Traveling Beyond the Canyon

Edge of the West

Law Man

Ask Us

Nathan Tabor

The Angry Economist

Truth Probe

As I See It


Truth Conquers

The Live Wire

Notes from Exile

Letters to the Editor

Dog Training by Anthony

Canyon Mews



America's Most Wanted Dogs

World Recipes

Vegetarian Lifestyle


News Briefs

Local News



Canyon Fodder

Bad Movie Night

Critical Projection

Ed's on the Town

Fitness Quests

Flashback Films

Stories of the Strange

Gourmet Grandma

He Said/She Said

Home Matters with Yvonne

L.A. Etch-a-Sketch

L.A. Ruminations

McConnor's Corner

Mommy Minute

Musically Speaking

My Back Pages

Publisher's Pages


Scene and Heard in L.A.

Silly...But Wise!

Sunset Diaries

Table Options

The Paws Cause

TV Stuff

Cartoon of the Week

Musically Speaking

Thunder Strikes Twice With Live Zeppelin DVD
Posted by Mary Peterson on Sep 1, 2003 - 11:22:00 AM

LOS ANGELES—As if one Led Zeppelin live release after such a long drought of live material wasn't enough, the two DVD set "Led Zeppelin" comes along. Released on the same day as "How The West Was Won," the three CD set of previously unreleased live Zeppelin, this double DVD box set delivers over five hours of concert and performance footage never before available.

Covering the years 1969-1979, the DVD is the first release of Zeppelin's live performances taken from the archives. Coupled with the fact that the band resisted the camera during their legendary career proves that this footage is rare indeed.

Disc one contains the band's Royal Albert Hall performance on January 9, 1970, Jimmy Page's 26th birthday. This footage was originally recorded for television but never made it to the small screen or any other one for that matter until the release of this DVD. With the legendary Page on guitar, Robert Plant on vocals and harmonica, John Paul Jones on bass, keyboards and mandolin, and John Bonham providing powerful drums these performances drive home the fact that Zeppelin delivers a live performance far beyond any other band's capabilities. The songs included are from Zeppelin's first two albums with the band performing some cover songs as well. Also included is a promotional video for "Communication Breakdown" that has the band miming for the camera to an audio track that was pre-recorded.

Disc two contains outtakes from the motion picture "The Song Remains The Same" from Madison Square Garden in 1973, plus the Earl's Court shows from 1975 that have been bootlegged many times along the way and which feature acoustic versions of "Going To California" and "That's The Way." The finale is a set of songs performed in England for an exultant return by the band in 1979. This proves to be their final performance in the UK before the death of Bonham in 1980. Extras included on disc two are some interview clips and promotional videos for "Over The Hills And Far Away" and "Traveling Riverside Blues."


Cliffside Malibu




Serving Bel Air, Benedict Canyon, Beverly Hills. Brentwood, Laurel Canyon, Los Feliz, Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Melrose, Santa Monica, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Topanga, Canyon, Westwood & Hollywood Hills.