The most powerful, popular and enduring rock band of all time, the excitement of Led Zeppelin's music was matched only by the fever pitch of their off-stage antics. In hotel rooms and stadiums, in a customized private Boeing 707 jet and country estates, tour manager Richard Cole saw it all - and here tells it all in this close-up, down-and-dirty, no-holds-barred account. This revised edition brings readers up to date on the lives and careers of the band members, whose wild excesses, bizarre lifestyles and ground-breaking music are now the stuff of legend.
Richard Cole was the tour manager for Led Zeppelin for twelve years. He has also travelled with artists including Black Sabbath, The Who, Eric Clapton and Ozzy Osbourne. He divides his time between Venice, California, and London. Richard Trubo has authored and coauthored more than a dozen on rock music. He lives in Southern California.