Led Zeppelin IV Anniversary - Our Favorite Cover Songs

Today (11/8/71) marks the anniversary of the release of Led Zeppelin IV in the US.  We celebrate by showcasing a cool mashup of Stairway to Heaven and some awesome covers of tracks on the record.  Van Halen, Heart, Jeff Buckley and even Robert Plant with Allison Krauss take their shot at covering these landmark tunes.

Check out this "Stairway to Heaven" mash-up that features various artists who have covered the song over the last 4 decades - from the obscure to the absurd.

 

 

Heart 'Battle of Evermore

Battle Of Evermore (Live) Heart HD

One Of The Best Led Zeppelin Cover By Heart From Their 2003 DVD "Alive In Seattle". Buy The DVD. Enjoy The Video. Cheers!

 

 

Sammy Hagar and Van Halen 'Rock and Roll'

 

Van Halen rock and roll cover of Led Zeppelin

van halen playing cover of led zeppelin rock and roll

 

 

4 Non Blondes 'Misty Mountain Hop'

 

4 Non Blondes - Misty Mountain Hop

This video contained an audio track protected by copyright. Due to a claim by the copyright holder, the audio track was muted.

 

 

 

 

Heart w/ Jason Bonham 'Stairway to Heaven'

 

Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin Tribute): Heart's Ann and Nancy Wilson - 2012 Kennedy Center Honors

Ann and Nancy Wilson from Heart perform a triumphant "Stairway to Heaven" as a tribute to 2012 Kennedy Center Honorees Led Zeppelin. Listen on Apple Music now: http://apple.co/2znbjvN The Kennedy Center Honors are given annually to select performing artists for their lifetime of contributions to American culture.

 

Robert Plant and Alyson Krauss 'Black Dog'

 

Alison Krauss and Robert Plant - Black Dog

Uploaded by Theballyshannonboy on 2013-08-20.

 

Jeff Buckley 'When The Levee Breaks'

 

Jeff Buckley -- When The Levee Breaks (Led zeppelin cover)

I am unable to find this song on Youtube and I have decided to upload it myself. Originally written by the blues duo Kansas Joe McCoy and Memphis Minnie this song has been rearranged by Led Zeppelin and included in the album `Led Zeppelin IV' (1971).

 

 

 

 

 

Amy Lee of Evanescence 'Going to California'

AMY LEE - "Going To California" by Led Zeppelin

Beginning a new channel, Amy Lee follows up with a cover of Led Zeppelin's track, "Going To California". Buy "Recover Vol.

 

 

Rollins Band 'Four Sticks'

 

Rollins Band - Four Sticks (Zepplin cover)

Rollins Band - Four Sticks I couldnt find the full song on here. So here it is 😀 Its just a nice and simple slide show. The music is whats important