Ep. 242 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
This is a great recording of Led Zeppelin at Brondby DK March 15, 1969 (late show). A hungry young band plays the club with a ferocity and joy which remains unrivaled. I play Train, I Can’t Quit You, and a Dazed which is reminiscent of the album version. A joy.
Ep. 241 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
July 17, 1973 Seattle WA. Led Zeppelin play another of a series of brilliant gigs across the United States. There are myriad recordings of this show, and we’re listening to a sweet vinyl rip of the OG Trademark of Quality title V 1/2.
I play Since I’ve Been Loving You, No Quarter, and The Rain Song. This recording is beautiful and a joy to hear. I hope you enjoy it.
Ep. 240 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
John Paul Jones at the West Hollywood House of Blues Oct 19, 1999. Unbelievable talent. Unbelievable show. on the Zooma Tour. Powerful performance by Jonesy and his arsenal of custom bass instruments. We hear Zooma, Grind, and Smile of Your Shadow. Just astounding the talent of this man.
Ep. 239 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
We hear a scorching Page/Plant show, professionally recorded for broadcast on Westwood One) from October 1, 1998 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Everyone is on fire and Jimmy plays like a man possessed. I play Heartbreaker, Most High, and a blazing How Many More Times with Jimmy commanding his instrument like the virtuoso he is, esp when he and Robert go into a brilliant I Can’t Quit You, Baby in the middle, before jumping back into it. Really great stuff.
Ep. 238 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
We hear some rockin’ raucous rock n roll with Jimmy Page & The Black Crowes at the Roseland NYC on Oct. 14, 1999. They’re amazing together and I play Wiser Time, Sick Again, and Nobody’s Fault But Mine, all of which benefit from the 3 guitar army wall of sound. Fantastic.
Ep. 237 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
This is one of the best nights of Led Zeppelin’s 1975 US tour. March 12, 1975 in Long Beach has all four cylinders blazing. We hear a fresh transfer from the 3rd Source master tapes, and they sound great! A supernal No Quarter and Heartbreaker are heard; the latter containing a rockin’ I’m A Man jam. This is a magic nigh
Ep. 236 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
We hear a rollicking Coverdale/Page show from Dec 17, 1993 in Tokyo, and Jimmy is playing up a storm. We hear Over Now, an awesome Take A Look At Yourself, and Shake My Tree w/ Theramin solo. Good stuff is to be had. Enjoy
Ep. 234 – The Heart of Markness Led Zeppelin Podcast
We hear a great recording of Robert Plant with Saving Grace in Vicenza, Italy from Sept 6, 2023. Robert plays four Zep songs in this show and we heart them all. I play The Cuckoo (not Zep), Friends, Four Sticks, The Rain Song (beautiful!), and Gallows Pole. This is an intimate and lovely performance. Enjoy.
The Heart of Markness Classic Rock Podcast – Bonus Episode
We hear a great Mike Millard recording of Bob Dylan on July 31, 1988 at the beginning of his Neverending Tour. This is the shirtless vest/GE Smith era, and the setlist is heavy with hits. I play Absolutely Sweet Marie, Simple Twist of Fate, and To Ramona.