Robert Plant explains that he's 'horrified' by some of his vocal performances from Zeppelin's early days, admits to being tutored by Alison Krauss, delves into his complicated relationship with Patty Griffin & the magnitism he feels towards North African music.
Robert Plant has released a cool animated video for one of the songs on his forthcoming album. This track features The Pretenders Chrissie Hynde. We know we're biased but doesn't the blue bird in the video look like an eagle? Maybe he's a closet Philly football fan.
It's hard not to notice that "The May Queen," the first song released from Robert Plant's upcoming solo album Carry Fire, references the "It's just a spring clean for the May Queen" line from Led Zeppelin's 1971 anthem "Stairway To Heaven."