How The West Was Won – Led Zeppelin – 2003

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Album How The West Was Won by the band Led Zeppelin
Album How The West Was Won by the band Led Zeppelin

How The West Was Won is a live album by the legendary rock band Led Zeppelin, released in 2003 by Atlantic Records. The album features recordings from two concerts in California in 1972, during their North American tour. The album showcases the band’s incredible musical skills and energy, as they perform some of their most famous songs, such as Stairway to Heaven, Whole Lotta Love, and Immigrant Song. The album was produced and compiled by guitarist Jimmy Page, who considers this period to be the peak of Led Zeppelin’s artistic achievements. The album received critical acclaim and reached number one on the Billboard 200 chart. How The West Was Won is a must-have for any fan of Led Zeppelin and rock music in general.

 

How the West Was Won is considered to be one of the most important live albums ever released. It has been praised for its capturing of Led Zeppelin’s power and energy on stage, and it is considered to be a must-have for any fan of the band.

 

The personnel of the album How The West Was Won by Led Zeppelin, released in 2003, are:

  • Robert Plant: vocals, harmonica
  • Jimmy Page: acoustic and electric guitars, theremin on Whole Lotta Love
  • John Paul Jones: bass, keyboards, mandolin, backing vocals
  • John Bonham: drums, percussion, vocals on Bron-Yr-Aur Stomp

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