Jump to content
Slate Blackcurrant Watermelon Strawberry Orange Banana Apple Emerald Chocolate Marble
Slate Blackcurrant Watermelon Strawberry Orange Banana Apple Emerald Chocolate Marble
Sign in to follow this  
EagleB

“LZ. Bigger than the Beatles?” The Observer May ‘75

Recommended Posts

I found this sorting the Attic out. I remember being so proud the Band i worshipped we’re finally being heralded in a “Posh” Sunday Paper. The Oberver no less. (2nd Headline down...See pic) 

Although by this time they were at their juggernaut pomp with their fans, Parents of such would never have heard of them! 

The clever marketing catch phrase “bigger than the Beatles” (& not untrue!) got them real recognition outside Rock Circles. 

689AD41E-656F-44EE-BC13-715B78350E86.jpeg

D4EA36A7-D51E-48B7-B64D-578BEAFBFBAF.jpeg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

They certainly have surpassed their longevity.  Though in a recent poll of Americans, the greatest rock group was the Beatles, I imagine many new rock fans probably gravitate to Led Zeppelin.  Music that will stand the test of time.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It's good for a cover, but no point in looking at who is better and at various pools. And modern music is based on The Beatles just as much as it is on Led Zeppelin, even if Led Zeppelin have got a heavier sound!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×