By submitting my information, I agree to receive personalized updates and marketing messages about. They were having a drink and chatting near Page's theramin. When the tickets went on sale, it became a literal war! Sick Again 103. No Quarter 201. I was at the Venue a Week before to see Boston but this is a far better Band . I was surprised. Morrison Hotel Gallery Prints. Jimmy and Jonesy are loud and full, crashing out the melodic riff. Those f'n union bastards!! Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. Going To California 204. Jimmy's Noise Symphony was next up and brought out The Psycho Strut. Please try again later. Four chairs are set up as the Zeppelin take their seats. But for most of the early years, a Led Zeppelin tour barely lasted a month or more. Looking very suave. Prints are generally made to order and delivery usually takes 4 to 6 weeks. Robert sounding much better than 1975. On 3 June, after an open-air concert at Tampa Stadiumwas cut short because of a severe th… I've been going to concerts regularly and haven't see anything better. as well as unleded. Ten Years Gone 202. And, the monitors were so bad they were doing just what they're doing now. A sole spotlight streaking across the Stadium to isolate Page as Bonzo and Jonesy slam the accents in tandem. Jimmy Page Led Zeppelin Hard Rock Robert Plant Greatest Rock Bands Best Rock Les Paul Great Bands Cool Bands. Find the perfect Led Zeppelin In Concert At Chicago Stadium 4 6 1977 stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Très rare pour 1977, "Black Dog" est joué en second rappel. Led Zeppelin are to open tonight at the Chicago Stadium, in the first of a series of four shows. That's a good thing because the acoustic set then followed . I would have these exact seats for Saturday's show. I had a great angle of his drum kit motoring out to the front of the stage, amid explosions and lighting effects. I told her I was going sleep outside at the jefferson square mall in Joliet Illinois to get tickets and I would have to skip school that morning. STH was amazing of course, as was No Quarter & Kashmir. The missed breaks are glaringly obvious. 5-Since I've Been Loving You. We last toured here in 1975!" Jones hints at Rachmaninov, as green lasers flutter behind him. Please try again later. Here is the good part, she goes to the mall and sees the ticket line of rock-n-rollers that wraps half way around the mall. Concert starts in five minutes, he replied. This is the last in a 4-part retrospective series of Led Zeppelin shows I witnessed in April 1977. A stock version which pleased all. your own Pins on Pinterest The bizarre green flooring that covered the stage; Watching the lighting guys climbing up their rigs to man the spotlights; Jimmy's minimal pedal set-up with his wah wah and echoplex being double- checked by Ray Thomas. Prints are generally made to order and delivery usually takes 4 to 6 weeks. It was the 1970's. No videos for this show yet. Jimmy duckwalked, got down on his knees, pointing at the crowd as a plectrum hung from his lip, He was controlling sound with his physical motion. Jimmy , now on mandolin, strums out the opening notes of Battle of Evermore. I found my seats and then wandered up the main floor aisle where the lighting man sat. (Not the Empress Valley version, but oh well..)Led Zeppelin at the Seattle KingdomeJuly 17, 1977One of the very few fully-filmed concerts. The discs and covers are in excellent condition. In My Time Of Dying is not played tonight. This ended the Thursday evening show. Fairly strong show for the 2nd or 3rd one of the tour, and a strong opening nonetheless for Chicago, although disaster is around the corner three nights late. I asked him about the set. After some scary firecracker blasts and shouts of protest from Robert, the show begins. Ok?! Search for Ticket Stubs. Robert teases with a bit of Elvis' Surrender. Arms outstretched and his mouth agape in some euphoric state. Discover (and save!) ","field_newsletter_id":"9697319","field_label_list_id":"5720","field_display_rates":"0","field_preview_mode":"false","field_lbox_height":"","field_lbox_width":"","field_toaster_timeout":"60000","field_toaster_position":"From Top","field_turnkey_height":"1000","field_mailing_list_params_toast":"&autoreply=no","field_mailing_list_params_se":"&autoreply=no"}}]. Anyway, it was an amazing experience & I still remember many key points. It's Thursday, April 7th and the reviews are in from the opening night's show. Of course, the acoustics at the Chicago Stadium sucked, but the band was still awesome! Jimmy's solo in Since I've Been Loving You is excellent. Robert brings the song to it's conclusion and then a mammoth reaction. JPJ alone in emerald light as he picks out the theme. Which did mess up the segue to The Rover. The Song Remains The Same 102. … John Bonham. Part way into the show lead singer Robert Plant, ace guitarist Jimmy Page, keyboard and bass player John Paul Jones and drummer John Bonham sat in a peaceful row across the front of the stage, doing a segment of quieter ballads in a folky, medieval mood. Label: Not On Label (Led Zeppelin) - LZ 06 • Format: CD Unofficial Release • Genre: Rock • … The date is Wednesday, April 6th, 1977. Over the Top is concise tonight and I marvel at John Bonham's sound and ability, he was absorbed in his work and the fans loved it! English: Robert Plant (left) and Jimmy Page (right) of Led Zeppelin, in concert in Chicago, Illinois. Unable to process your request at this time. My Zeppelin collection was rapidly building, including several bootlegs. JPJ plays 12- string acoustic. As the song kicks in, I notice their doing it in a slower and funkier arrangement. Jonesy in emerald light plays the opening theme. They were near each other on the right in the balcony and we were able to swithch and sit by each other. Disc 9: April 10, 1977: Moby Dick, Guitar Solo, Achilles Last Stand, Stairway to Heaven, Rock and Roll . So turn the bloody thing up! They let each person buy up to 4 tickets. Led Zeppelin 8mm film footage, performing live in Chicago, April 10, 1977. Jimmy is dripping wet as he leaves the stage. So concludes the first show in Chicago. In My Time Of Dying 105. The monitor system from hell continues to plague the acoustic set. Apr 3, 2018 - This Pin was discovered by G. Fry. 2-The Rover Introduction/Sick Again. Ten Years Gone 202. Showtime! Saved by David Brandt. The ending is on the money. Bonzo's back on skins and Jimmy displays some fine fingerpicking during his solo turn. In My Time Of Dying 105. for 1+3, enter 4. As we are through everything." Ray Thomas dashes out and attends to Jimmy. I went to the 2nd show, April 7th with a good friend of mine. Page is strapped up with his doubleneck. In his blue sneakers and the tuxedoed get-up. “It was the same process of working, you know. The ticketron entrance was on the back side of the mall, that was the front off the line, seeing this gram went around to the front main entrance to the mall and got there just as they opened the doors. Apr 17, 2017 - Led Zeppelin, II, III, IV, Houses of the Holy and Physical Graffiti | Led Zeppelin - Official Website More information Chicago 1977 (Ambassador East Hotel) Going To California 204. Great choice Guys! ","body":" Get exclusive\u00a0official\u00a0Led Zeppelin news and announcements. Between the harmonizer solo and the violin bow it was like a white noise experiment. [2 Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. White Summer/ Black Mt. This Led Zeppelin concert on 4/7/1977 was a thrill even though the old Chicago Stadium wasn't the best place for sound however it was a great show and the whole building was rocking like when the Blackhawks scored a goal in that same building. The crowd booed at the end because Zeppelin would only do one encore. A very compact and tight show . There's tomorrow, tomorrow, tomorrow........................... i too was at this show i was in 8th grade still have t-shirt and ticket stub. The Battle Of Evermore 203. His eyes were red, glazed and glassy. I used my football skills to emerge 10th in line at the ticket dispenser. A living, throbbing mural of what used to be called 'the counterculture, which stopped being called that when it became a culture. Twitter Facebook Google Pinterest. These are original pressed CDs. Bonham and Jones are backlit with spotlights as they play their counterpoint rhythm. Great band dynamics! In My Time Of We had terrible seats - almost behind the stage, but either I'm dreaming this or the stage moved so that everyone got a decent view of the band. 3-Nobody's Fault But Mine. Push! The Battle Of Evermore 203. This was the only night of the four I attended. Now I am stationed at Great Lakes Naval Base or as we called it Great Mistakes. No photos for this show yet. Short and fiery. Jimmy swings the doubleneck into an upright position to start the fanfare. Immaculate and dynamic, these series of songs really came across great! You must hear this version! By signing up you agree to receive news and offers from Led Zeppelin EU (Probity). I thought to myself. Morrison Hotel Gallery Prints. I went to the conert with my best friend Kim. Since I've Been Loving You 106. The harmonized opening lick of Nobody's Fault But Mine soars across the Stadium. Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. By submitting my information, I agree to receive personalized updates and marketing messages about. Woa! No design on his satin pants. There'a a lull in the action to fix matters, and the crowd does become restless. A translucent Jimmy Page standing inside a pyramid constructed of brilliant green lights straining and strumming to find the way out; Robert Plant, his hair a glowing gold, a crown of lights streaming from behind his head, beginning his climb up "Stairway". Steven Rosen has been a rock journalist for over 30 years interviewing the likes of Paul McCartney, Jeff Beck, Mick Fleetwood, Joe Perry, Billy Gibbons, Tom Petty, Les Paul, Ginger Baker and Brian Wilson just to mention a few of these rock legends. It's fucking Zeppelin! Robert then goes into a homily about Chicago Blues legends Buddy Guy, Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters. What I remember most was the lights coming up from the floor, it was mesmerizing.... Well I was a Civilan at my last show . Led Zeppelin – Great Chicago Fire Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA 6th, 7th, 9th & 10th April 1977 Led Zeppelin – Great Chicago Fire Empress Valley 9CD Sound : Audience Discs 1 - 3 April 6 Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA Sound : Audience Discs 4 - 5 April 7 Chicago Stadium, Chicago… Led Zeppelin was an English rock band originally formed in 1968 by guitarist Jimmy Page under the name "The New Yardbirds", based on Page's previous band, The Yardbirds. The improv section reveals Page is coming at it from another angle. He looked very, very strange. Color: Color Type: Archival Pigment Print Edition: Limited Edition (11x14 Open Edition) Signed: Signed. Jimmy's solo was absolutely blistering. Robert and Jimmy as one doing their Push Push bit had everyone rocking. The Chicago Stadium was in a very rough part of town and you had to be on your toes. JPJ brings out a bizarre looking stand- up bass for the Black Country Woman / Bron- Yr Aur Stomp combination. Huge spinning globes above the stage showering light shards over us. Totally dissimilar in construction with the movie soundtrack version. 33. The laser pyramid descended from above and the combination of dry ice, orange and emerald light was eerie! Side. But check back soon! Jones and Bonham were slamming . The bow climax sounded mint with Bonzo entering the fray wailing on his tympani. This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Part 2 in a continuum of Led Zeppelin concerts I witnessed in Chicago 1977. Just as I sat in my seat the lights were cut. Nobody's Fault But Mine 104. So some of those photos are from Chicago in fact 2 pics in this thread are from the 1977 US tour program- one for The Song Remains the Same and one for Stairway to Heaven. Some more roadies scurry about and then the stage clears. These are not copies. Led Zeppelin, Chicago, 1977 by Neal Preston. On one knee, Jimmy slides over to Jonesy and JPJ  bows his bass toward Pagey. Bonzo turned and looked at Pagey. To give reference, I had just turned 17 a week prior and was a devout and rabid Zeppelin freak. What can I say? The band reappear and Bonzo begins Rock + Roll. C'est après ce concert qu'une bagarre violente opposera les road crews de Led Zeppelin (john Bonham et Peter Grant intervenant aussi) et ceux de Bill Graham. She then cut through the mall to the ticketron counter just as they opened the back doors to the to the mall, All the tired, sleepy ZEP fans could not believe that a white haired 62 year old gramma was getting tickets so they let her get in FRONT of the line and she got four tickets, 20th row main floor. Plant announces - " To the front of the stage for the 1st time. The onstage collapse of Jimmy Page. Encore time. The compact lead gives way to Robert's pleading vocal lines and the final title lyric. The firecrackers ignite  prompting Robert to exclaim " Woa! No Comment. The crowd went nuts as Bonzo soaked it in. It was reassembled for Saturday's show. You must be logged in to post a comment. During the fast part they kept trying to find a way out of it. Iconic Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has shared a new post on his official Instagram page and talked about his memory at the Chicago Stadium, where he played with the band in 1977.. I thought Trampled Underfoot was superb super awesome etc great way to end a perfect night. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. It's going to be The Song Remains The Same. Jimmy plays the plaintive opening notes and the spell is cast. E.g. Saved by KC Bailey. Perhaps something was ingested during their drum solo hiatus, but Page came back out fucking possessed! It was, in short, the usual Led Zeppelin show – a lot of music handled well, and very little bull. Robert sounds fantastic on this song! Get it Right!!!" ","body":" Get exclusive\u00a0official\u00a0Led Zeppelin news and announcements. Cool it with the explosives." Unable to process your request at this time. So I was very aware of their live capabilities. The film The Song Remains The Same had just popped in October 1976. Empress Valley Supreme Disc. Then it's on to the main improv guitar solo. Concert info: http://www.ledzeppelin.com/show/april-10-1977 It was a riveting performance, especially the swirling jam. He informed me Rock + Roll would not be the opener. Right in front of me is Jimmy Page blasting out the climactic solo of SIBLY . Bonham's splashing symbols and then a sweet and soulful Page guitar solo. Plant (left) with Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page in concert in Chicago, Illinois, 1977. But check back soon! (ChicagoTribune, April ’77). Now remember these were like $9 tickets and people were offering us $200-$300 but we knew that we may never get another chance to see them. (Nonuple CD - EVSD BOX - Lossless FLAC) front cover Audience Recording. Some people asked me about it so I am explaining it to all who may have been wondering in this message. I was looking down atop Page, as he sat, immersed in guitar bliss. Great Chicago Fire. This rendition is very solid. Black Country Woman 205. "No there isn't". Now the set closer, Stairway To Heaven begins and is performed faithfully. 3. Sloppy playing that gets worse as the song progresses. Woop! During his big build up before the band returns, I saw Jimmy standing by his amp watching in amazement. Page as the Whirling Dervish propelled by Bonham's cannon shots. Funny story: on the way home, my friend was driving & she missed the turnoff on the freeway & we eneded up in Indiana! Hot Stuff! I got to the Stadium a little earlier to soak it all in. i am truly blessed. Jimmy Page, Led Zeppelin, Chicago, IL, 1977 by Neal Preston. for 1+3, enter 4. It was beautiful, inconsistent, mind blowing , sloppy and sublime all in one show. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Chicago 1973 on Discogs. From JPJ's side to his side. It was a striking change of pace from what had gone before and would come after, which was the sort of power-rock, extremely loud with a blues base, that Zeppelin handles so well. At the solo's finale, I'm shooed out of the front and return to my seat. A technician was manipulating lasers from behind Pagey's Marshalls, beaming them upward on an angle. This is a spellbinding rendition that has everyone cheering! The band's third night in Chicago starts off like any other night. Рекламувати оголошення Підняти вгору списку The cat would not let up! He's in white satin with a dragon design on his shirt's back. Led Zeppelin Dallas Memorial Auditorium, Dallas, TX - Apr 1, 1977 Apr 01 1977 Led Zeppelin Myriad Convention Center, Oklahoma City, OK - Apr 3, 1977 Apr 03 1977 Apr 6, 1977 Led Zeppelin Chicago Stadium, Chicago, IL - Apr 6, 1977 Apr 06 1977 Page twangs out a few notes. 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