Video of the Week: Student Musicians Rock Zeppelin

“Too good not to share”, wrote Jimmy Page when he posted this video of his Facebook page.

As its 3 million + views attest, the medley of Led Zeppelin classics, played by a group of young percussionists taught by Diane Downs, is indeed too good not to share.

Songs You May Have Missed #524

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The Kinks: “Apeman” (1971)

It only peaked at #45 on the pop charts in 1971, but for my money this is one of the great rock songs of all time.

The desire to escape the everyday routine was a perennial theme in the songwriting of Ray Davies (see below).

See also: http://edcyphers.com/2013/08/26/songs-you-may-have-missed-469/

Video of the Week: Robbie Fulks–Cigarette State

Microtonal Guitar, Anyone?

Video of the Week: Wheel of Musical Impressions with Christina Aguilera

What Song Was Number One on your Birthday?

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http://playback.fm/birthday-song

Enter any date on the above site to find the #1 song on that date.

Video of the Week: Brad Davis Demonstrates “Double Down Up” Guitar Technique

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