20 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Early Led Zeppelin

8) Steve Marriott of the Small Faces was also on Jimmy Page’s list for possible singers. But he was reportedly met with this response from Marriott camp: “How would you like to play guitar with broken fingers?”

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  1. 2. John Baldwin was not a stage name. It was JPJ’s birth name.
    13. Jimmy Page did not know Robert Plant and John Bonham from the Band of Joy. He’d never heard of them. Terry Reid recommended that Page check out Plant with his band at the time, Hobbstweedle. Robert Plant then recommended John Bonham to him.
    17. The cadence was from Little Richard’s Keep a Knockin’, not Good Golly Miss Molly.

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