Essays Tagged: "Led Zeppelin"

A brief history of led zeppeln, and it's musical impact

s produced some of the most popular, most powerful, and in some cases, the most bizarre music ever. Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Janis Joplin, Bob Dylan, ... -influenced rock, and guitar-riff based songs blew their audience away. On October 15, 1968, Led Zeppelin, made up of Page, Plant, Jones and Bonham, made it's official debut at Surrey Universit ...

(5 pages) 65 0 3.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Aerosmith and Front man Steven Tyler. It's mainly about Steven Tyler, How the band started out, and their drug addictions. They overcame everything, and how they became great rock gods.

had a love for music. He would sit up in his room for hours just listening to The Who, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, and The Yard Birds. He knew someday he definitely wanted to be a musician.When Steven ... eal with the abuse the kids gave him.Steven and his friend Tom Hamilton started their first band called the Strangers. Steven was on drums and Tom was on the guitar. Steven soon changed the name to Ch ...

(4 pages) 80 0 3.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

This essay is about Led Zeppelin =)

Led Zeppelin was one of the giants of the 1970's in hard rock. They were also one of the greatest su ... rst headlining tour and toured again that. They were playing their fifth tour by the March of 1970. Led Zeppelin the record was released by the Atlantic Records in 1969. Shortly after the record was r ... er the record was released it was number eight and stayed in the top twenty for six weeks. When the Led Zeppelin II was released, it was Atlantic Records' fastest selling album at 100,000 copies a wee ...

(4 pages) 53 0 3.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Development of Popular Music from the 1960's to Present Day.

ast track of 'Revolver'.The quest to re-create the effects of drugs on the human body through music led to great advances in recording technology, creating various effects such as fuzz, wah-wah, overd ... igh energy' and blues-esque guitar riffs were the hallmarks of heavy rock, and spawned band such as Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath. Psychedelic pop was one element that led to the development of glitt ...

(4 pages) 194 2 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Biography of the life of Shakira

ng to many different american bands,"I was born and raised in Colombia, but Ilistened to bands like Led Zeppelin, the Cure, the Police, the Beatles and Nirvanar." Because of that it is beleived that i ... in Monaco she was named the Latin Female Artist of the Year. In a recent article in Time Magazinetitled "Era of the Rockera," Shakira was chosen to be on the cover. There were dozens of female latin s ...

(4 pages) 49 1 3.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

This essay is about Nature Vs. Nurture. It strongly favors nurture.

uff and talk the same. For me my friend Shawn has influenced the type of music I like (The Beatles, Led Zeppelin...). While I have influenced what kind of cars he likes, which are Muscle Cars and not ... very year and those who are successful drivers. Each year approximately 5,500 to 6,000 teens are killed due to vehicle accidents. Improper attitudes played a large part in these deaths. Teenagers beli ...

(4 pages) 128 1 2.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

History of Heavy Metal

tion" in 1964. The first metallic executor was Alice Cooper. His group was found in 1965 and was called "The Spiders". In 1966 the world of rock was taken with "Summer of love". "Cream" and "Jimmy Hen ... and legendary-"UFO"-were new interests in heavy metal music. To 1973 the kings of heavy metal were "Led Zeppelin" , " Deep purple" and "Black Sabbath". The most exciting concerts were "Led Zeppelins" ...

(1 pages) 47 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A brief history in rock music

our whit him. But after a few gigs it was clear, the chemistry was just too good between this guys, Led Zeppelin was formed. Led Zeppelin climbed the charts by storm; Robert Plants aggressive vocals a ... t a really heavy band exist.Tony Iomi Ozzy Osbourne Geezer Butler and Bill Ward contained a band called Earth. At the time were Tony Iomi working at this factory were in some section they cut metal. S ...

(5 pages) 55 1 2.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The American Dream according to the 1970s and Norman MacLean's "A River Runs Through It"

that times are changing in their entirety (MacLean). Even such rock n' roll bands such as the great Led Zeppelin wrote songs that suggest these same themes in many of their songs. In "Good Times Bad T ... er how I try, I find my way into the same old jam;Good Times, Bad Times, you know I had my share". (Led Zeppelin). The children of the 1960s were growing up, and many of them were finding it difficult ...

(6 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Beatles and Led Zeppelin compared.

To start off with, The Beatles and Led Zeppelin weren't quite from the same era, but it was close. The Beatles released their first ful ... last original album, "Let It Be," came out in May of 1970. Towards the end of The Beatles' career, Led Zeppelin emerged, releasing "Led Zeppelin I" in 1969. The Beatles split up shortly before "Let I ... releasing "Led Zeppelin I" in 1969. The Beatles split up shortly before "Let It Be" hit stores, but Led Zeppelin continued on to release eight more albums, ending with "Coda" in 1982. As you can see, ...

(2 pages) 19 1 2.3 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Rock and Roll Isn't The Same As it Used to be

which he is the king of rock. In the seventies there is a lot of bands such as The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Jimmi Hendrix, etc. Even the eighties weren't too shabby, if you ask me. Today's rock ... t years and see how rock took a plunge. Nirvana was huge in the nineties, and Kurt just flat out killed himself. There goes Nirvana, the new grunge-rock era. But all these bands thought they could be ...

(4 pages) 20 0 4.5 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

British Invasion

ardbirds, The Who, Pink Floyd, T.Rex, David Bowie, Petula Clark, Fleetwood Mac, Queen, Rod Stewart, Led Zeppelin, and many more all invaded the United States in 1964. Each of them armed only with thei ... s that encountered resistance from the American music scene that otherwise seemed completely controlled by these invaders. It was at an all-star show in San Antonio that the Rolling Stones nearly gave ...

(4 pages) 15 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

A Love Story

the group, John. Recalling the day, Wendy says "We just talked a while and danced to Janice Joplin, Led Zeppelin, and Tiny Tim". The first impressions were not of love at first site but more of ... and some of the letters Wendy still has today. They both had feelings for each other which they called friendship, unknowing that it was actually love.Six months after the wedding, John found Tae in ...

(2 pages) 305 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

My Passion For the Guitar

When I was about thirteen years old, I heard Led Zeppelin for the first time in my life. I had never really been a big fan of music, but now as t ... ours until I got it right. When I could finally play along with the recorded version, I was so thrilled. I could play a song people actually know. I could play along with one of my favorite bands. In ... to be Jimmy Page. I want to play those mind-blowing solos live on stage, jamming my heart out with Led Zeppelin. I am only going to live once, and what will make me happy in life is being the best I ...

(3 pages) 20 0 3.4 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Led Zeppelin Vs. The Beatles

Led Zeppelin vs. the Beatles In some way, Led Zeppelin and the Beatles have both shaped the ... sts. Any discussion of hard rock or heavy metal would not be complete without the mention of Led Zeppelin. Led Zeppelin defined what was to become the heavy metal and rock period of music histo ... Zeppelin defined what was to become the heavy metal and rock period of music history (RollingStone-Led). Taking the position as one of the greatest bands in history, this group of four people combine ...

(3 pages) 812 1 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Jimi Hendrix

nd of electric guitars and hard drum riffs. In the 60's, this new sound was perfected by bands like Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, and later in the 70's bands such as Black Sabbath, and Lynard Skyn ... ccident in the family. On February 2, 1958, Lucille, Jimi's mother died of a ruptured spleen, which led to failed kidneys. Jimi was only 15 when this death occurred, and could not attend the funeral. ...

(7 pages) 12 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Creative Writing: A Day in the Office

us fiscal year. Only in his early twenties, he decorates his cubical with posters of Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin, also a picture of his girlfriend on the desk. Next door to him a woman going threw old ...

(6 pages) 22 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education