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Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day (2012)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Music | 17 October 2012 (UK)
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A concert documentary of Led Zeppelin's December 10, 2007 tribute performance for Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun.

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John Paul Jones ...
Himself (Bass guitar and keyboards) (as Led Zeppelin)
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Himself - Guitars (as Led Zeppelin)
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Himself (Vocals and harmonica) (as Led Zeppelin)
Jason Bonham ...
Himself (Drums, percussion and backing vocals) (as Led Zeppelin)
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On 12 December 2007 legendary rock band Led Zeppelin reformed to perform a tribute concert for Atlantic Records founder Ahmed Ertegun. This is that concert. The concert, performed at London's O2 Arena, included their most well-known songs. Set list: Good Times, Bad Times; Ramble On; Black Dog; In My Time of Dying; For Your Life; Trampled Under Foot; Nobody's Fault But Mine; No Quarter; Since I've Been Loving You; Dazed and Confused; Stairway to Heaven; The Song Remains the Same; Misty Mountain Hop; Kashmir; Whole Lotta Love; Rock and Roll. Written by grantss

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The one and only concert, which features the non-original lineup of Led Zeppelin (Jason Bonham replaced his late fater behind the drums). See more »

Quotes

["Stairway to Heaven" has just finished]
Robert Plant: Hey Ahmet. We did it!
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Featured in Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #20.55 (2012) See more »

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Ramble On
Written by Jimmy Page and Robert Plant
Performed by Led Zeppelin
Published by Superhype Music Inc.
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Best rock band in history on film
19 October 2012 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

The previous reviewers have summed up this film perfectly - this was an amazing experience to see Led Zeppelin performing circa 2007 at the O2 Arena in London. The band themselves do not stray from a very tight pattern on stage, but that keeps you close to the music and the performances - yes they have aged, but they still keep it together perfectly. Director Dick Carruthers lets the music do the talking, and while the editing is tight, the camera concentrates on the band, rarely focusing on the audience. Absolutely fantastic. If you've missed them on the big screen, then seek this out on Bluray and DVD in November - you will not be disappointed if you love Zep. The best concert film in a long time.


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