LED ZEPPELIN frontman and solo artist Robert Plant was interviewed on Tuesday’s (October 17) episode of “The Howard Stern Show” on SiriusXM. Howard spoke with the legendary singer for just about ninety minutes on a variety of topics, including LED ZEPPELIN, Plant‘s solo career, meeting Elvis Presley, and the story of how LED ZEPPELIN stole THE WHO‘s dinner reservations at a performance of “Tommy”.
Listen to a few highlights shared by SiriusXM below. SiriusXM subscribers can head here to hear the whole chat between Plant and Stern.
Robert‘s eleventh solo album, “Carry Fire”, was released on October 13 via Nonesuch/Warner. The follow-up to 2014’s “Lullaby And… The Ceaseless Roar” was produced by Plant in the west of England and Wales, at Top Cat studio in Box, Wiltshire with additional recordings at Real World and Rockfield studios. As with “Lullaby”, Plant is accompanied by his backing band THE SENSATIONAL SHAPE SHIFTERS: John Baggott on keyboards, moog, loops, percussion, drums, brass arrangement, t’bal, snare drum, slide guitar, piano, electric piano, bendir; Justin Adams on guitar, acoustic guitar, oud, E-bow quartet, percussion, snare drum, tambourine; Dave Smith on bendir, tambourine, djembe, drum kit; and Liam “Skin” Tyson on dobro, guitar, acoustic guitar, pedal steel, twelve-string.