Robert plant and allison krauss dating
With his mane of long blond hair and powerful, bare-chested appearance, Plant helped to create the "god of rock and roll" or "rock god" archetype.Although Led Zeppelin dissolved in 1980, Plant occasionally collaborated with Jimmy Page on various projects through this period, including forming a short-lived all-star group with Page and Jeff Beck in 1984, called the Honeydrippers. Plant: Well, we had a really good night, and we had great rehearsals, and it was very emotional -- and if you like, quite elevating. Plant: And a season ticket for Wolverhampton Wanderers football club. CNN: You gained a lot of fans with this project, but there are those Led Zeppelin diehards who've been holding their breath for a reunion tour -- especially since you reunited for the Ahmet Ertegun tribute concert at Wembley in 2007.I spent three, four, five years never playing a Zeppelin song, from 1981 onwards, because I didn't just want to lean on Zeppelin.I've gone from being in that huge band to picking up the pieces of my own gift."Credit Robert's friendship with Alison for helping him rediscover his joy in family music."She loves to sit around in the parlor singing those old songs with whichever family's coming into town," Robert tells the U. publication ' The Independent' of Alison, "in the same way that my grandfather used to do in the Black Country: they'd sit around with fiddles and sing.Robert Plant said in a new interview with WFPK that he has been “talking” with American singer Alison Krauss about possibly recording a new album together.“I’d like to make another record with Patty [Griffin], maybe.
CNN: First of all, this is the screwiest collaboration I had ever heard of. Plant: When she goes up for these wailing notes on stage, that's where I want her to go with this new project -- occasionally visit these places where she lets rip, and just lets it really come out. Once upon a time, the iconic lead singer of Led Zeppelin and the golden girl of bluegrass would never have been mentioned in the same sentence. I haven't even gotten off to being bullied enough yet. And also, I didn't understand the history of where Alison's from [bluegrass], and has been since she was a child. So we've got lots in common -- but it's the presentation and the whole musicality of it that's different.