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Robert Plant
Born: Aug 20, 1948 in Birmingham, England
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Genre: Pop/Rock, Blues
Biography: In 1968, a naïve young singer from the Black Country hills in England named Robert Plant was discovered wailing the blues by veteran session guitarist Jimmy Page and bassist/keyboardist John Paul Jones. When Plant recommended his friend John Bonham as the drummer, one of the most successful bands in ...Read full biography
Band of Joy
Released: 2010
Label: Rounder
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Band of Joy was the name of Robert Plant’s Black Country psychedelic folk group of the late ‘60s and his revival of its name and spirit in 2010 is of no small significance. Certainly, it’s an explicit ...Read full review
Mighty Rearranger
Released: 2005
Label: Sanctuary
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On Mighty Rearranger, the core of the band Robert Plant showcased on 2002's Dreamland -- and named the Strange Sensation -- is a full-blown expanded lineup that shares the bill with him. Guitarists Justin ...Read full review
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Robert Plant takes Zeppelin songs to new places
Jul 9, 12:53 PM EST
No Zeppelin reunion, no problem: Robert Plant takes old band's songs to very new places