News

Light & Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page

Light & Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page - 

Led Zeppelin
guitarist Jimmy Page has a new book on the way. 'Light & Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page,' by Guitar World's Brad Tolinski, will be published October 23, report Hennemusic

The new book is a rare literary outing for Page, who throughout the years has shunned any talk of a biography, much in the same way his bandmates have through the years.

However, Tolinski, Editorial Director of Guitar World, Revolver and Guitar Aficionado magazines, has managed to interview Page more than anyone else through the years and has established a trusting relationship with the guitar master.

The book has been compiled from over 50 hours of interviews that touch on everything from the 60's music scene through to bands and artists Page has worked with through the years such as The Who, The Kinks and Eric Clapton.

"This is the most comprehensive and compelling collection of interviews, insights and historical anecdotes of one of rock and roll's premier guitarists, songwriters and producers ever compiled. A fascinating must-have for Jimmy Page fans like myself." - SLASH

"Light & Shade illuminates the haunted genius of Jimmy Page in an original and completely satisfying way. The conversational dynamic between the author and the subject reveals a wealth of info about the man, the music, and the magic." - Kirk Hammett, METALLICA

"Jimmy Page... the one and only! From mild to wild, Jimmy sez it all. This fine work will rock you!" - Billy Gibbons, ZZ TOP

'Light & Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page' will be published October 23.

Comments

Related News

Led Zeppelin Return to the UK Album Chart

Led Zeppelin Return to the UK Album Chart

Led Zeppelin made a return to the album chart last night with the help of 3 classic records from their...

Read Article
Guitar Center Announces Jimmy Page "Number Two" Gibson Les Paul Charity Auctions

Guitar Center Announces Jimmy Page Number Two Gibson Les Paul Charity Auctions

Guitar Center announces plans for its first-ever online charity auction, of which two custom Jimmy Page Number Two...

Read Article
Stream Unreleased Led Zeppelin Cut "La La"

Stream Unreleased Led Zeppelin Cut La La

An instrumental audio recording of an unreleased Led Zeppelin track, titled La La , has surfaced online via Soundcloud....

Read Article
Artist Recreates Classic Album Covers From Behind

Artist Recreates Classic Album Covers From Behind

A Flickr artist by the name of Harvezt has recreated a selection of truly classic album covers to look like...

Read Article
Robert Plant Finds 'Lost' Led Zepp Recordings

Robert Plant Finds 'Lost' Led Zepp Recordings

Robert Plant Finds 'Lost' Led Zepp Recordings - It has been reported that Led Zepp & Sensational Space Shifters frontman,...

Read Article
Led Zeppelin Declined Offer to Perform Charity Gig

Led Zeppelin Declined Offer to Perform Charity Gig

Led Zeppelin Declined Offer to Perform Charity Gig - Led Zeppelin were asked by ex-US president Bill Clinton...

Read Article
‘Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury’ now Available for Pre-Order

‘Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury’ now Available for Pre-Order

'Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury' now Available for Pre-Order -  A new digital book by photographer Neal Preston...

Read Article
Led Zeppelin In Talks to Stream Back Catalogue

Led Zeppelin In Talks to Stream Back Catalogue

Led Zeppelin In Talks to Stream Back Catalogue - Led Zeppelin are in talks with a number of...

Read Article
Jimmy Page Promises 'Added Sonic and Visual Thrills' on Upcoming Zepp Reissues

Jimmy Page Promises 'Added Sonic and Visual Thrills' on Upcoming Zepp Reissues

Jimmy Page Promises 'Added Sonic and Visual Thrills' on Upcoming Zepp Reissues - The upcoming deluxe editions of...

Read Article
Led Zeppelin Premiere ‘Celebration Day’ Track

Led Zeppelin Premiere ‘Celebration Day’ Track

Led Zeppelin Premiere 'Celebration Day' Track - Led Zeppelin's epic nine-and-a-half minute classic 'Kashmir' is the first...

Read Article
Jimmy Page Undertakes Remastering Campaign of Led Zepp Catalogue

Jimmy Page Undertakes Remastering Campaign of Led Zepp Catalogue

Jimmy Page Undertakes Remastering Campaign of Led Zepp Catalogue - Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page is reportedly undertaking...

Read Article
Is Jimmy Page Preparing to Release New Material?

Is Jimmy Page Preparing to Release New Material?

Is Jimmy Page Preparing to Release New Material? - It looks as though the recent  hype surrounding Led...

Read Article
Led Zeppelin Took Two Years to Watch O2 Arena Concert Footage

Led Zeppelin Took Two Years to Watch O2 Arena Concert Footage

Led Zeppelin Took Two Years to Watch O2 Arena Concert Footage - On the 27th December 2007...

Read Article
Signed Jimmy Page Acoustic Guitar Raises Just Under £10,000 for Thai Charity -

Signed Jimmy Page Acoustic Guitar Raises Just Under £10,000 for Thai Charity -

Signed Jimmy Page Acoustic Guitar Raises Just Under £10,000 for Thai Charity - An autographed guitar signed by Led...

Read Article
Led Zeppelin & Buddy Guy to Receive 2012 Kennedy Center Honour

Led Zeppelin & Buddy Guy to Receive 2012 Kennedy Center Honour

Led Zeppelin & Buddy Guy to Receive 2012 Kennedy Center Honour - Led Zeppelin & Buddy Guy...

Read Article
Could Led Zeppelin's Historic O2 Performance Finally be Making Its way to DVD?

Could Led Zeppelin's Historic O2 Performance Finally be Making Its way to DVD?

Could Led Zeppelin's Historic O2 Performance Finally be Making Its way to DVD? On a cold December...

Read Article
New Led Zeppelin Book, 'Get the Led Out,' To Be Published November 6

New Led Zeppelin Book, 'Get the Led Out,' To Be Published November 6

'Get The Led Out: How Led Zeppelin Became The Biggest Band In The World,' written by author Denny Somach...

Read Article