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Old October 28th 2009, 02:05 PM
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"There were plans in 2008 for the original Led Zeppelin members to hit the road without frontman Robert Plant - under a different name - which were later abandoned.

Now, John Paul Jones said things have worked out for the best: "Jimmy and I rehearsed a bit with Jason Bonham and we couldn’t really agree on singers and that fell by the wayside."

It would have been interesting if Dave would/could have been the singer for this - but I think I can understand why it did not happen for numerous reasons. (least of which, perhaps his name did not come up and already is a frontman?)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/6music/news/200...vultures.shtml
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Old October 28th 2009, 02:07 PM
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Dave the singer with the rest of Led Zeppelin? That would have failed. Hard.
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Old October 28th 2009, 02:53 PM
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It has to be Robert Plant or nobody singing those songs in my opinion. Hard enough to replace Bonham, but at least they use another Bonham.
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Old October 28th 2009, 06:36 PM
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At least we now know they were toying with the idea. I agree, without Plant, it isn't Led Zepp. Dave's voice wouldn't be the best match (as much as I love his voice!).
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If they were going to use a Foo Fighter as the singer, Taylor's voice would have been far, far better than Dave's for Zeppelin songs. And even that wouldn't have been great.
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