NEW YORK — Think about Robert Plant and the images of the "golden god" come to mind — the thick, blonde hair, sparkling blue eyes, slim physique — combined with a bluesy yelp that practically defined the raw power of rock 'n' roll.
While his face may show signs of age at 66, much of his rock-star look remains intact.
"I'm always eager to return to the hospitality of the Southern states.
Towns and cities that hold fond memories for me personally, places that gave birth to so much of the music I love.
While we won't get to see Plant this time around, he and his fellow bandmates paid the Bayou City a visit back in the day.
Robert Plant has joined the lineup for the Lampedusa tour, an 11-date benefit show for refugees.
“These are real people with real needs and it’s not going to go away, and we have to deal with these issues in a realistic way, and realism has to do with compassion.” Plant, who dated Griffin at the top of the decade, added: “When I watch the news and see people from these places being displaced by hatred and ignorance, I know that these people are just like you and me.
All they want is to live in peace and have their children grow up loved, fed and educated.” He explained that many refugees are living in camps, “in conditions that are far below sustenance levels.
At the end an extra bonus with Jimmy Page coming on to play giving me an additional Led Zep experience to take away from there.
It follows their and saw Plant play 11 dates in the US.
He said of the tour: “We thought we'd take time out to raise a little sand and welcome springtime with one more adventure, another celebration of life and song.
There was a certain ambience between the curtains and the French windows, there was a certain sound there for a ten-year-old.
That was all the ambience I got at ten years old...