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

15) John Bonham is said to have obtained the distinct bongo-like sound of ‘Ramble On’ by swapping his drums for a plastic garbage pail.

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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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