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Led Zeppelin

What Is and What Should Never Be (4:45)

This was one of Plant's first songs recorded by the band, and also marks the first appearance of drummer John Bonham's Chinese gong, which he set up as part of his drum kit in concerts. The gong appears in the middle part among Jimmy Page's guitar riffs.

According to the book Hammer of the Gods: The Led Zeppelin Saga, Plant wrote this song reflecting on his affair with his wife's younger sister.

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  • One of Zeppelin's best.
  • Es un viaje ésta rolota, en estéreo y monoaural se oye del 1, el Zeppelin de plomo en toda su grandeza!!!
  • Perfectly fit on "Silver Linings Playbook" [6]
  • Perfect rock.
  • this is as good as music ever got :)
  • Damn, this song gets funky as hell towards the end. I'd love to hear them just jamming that ending for another half hour.
  • now I love the song even more brilliant
  • I love this song led zep kick ass
  • Listening to the 2nd studio album "Led Zeppelin II" released in October 1969 and produce by Jimmy Page. First album with the incredible skills of sound engineer Eddie Kramer. 12 X Platinum. Considered one of the most influential Rock albums of the 60's-70's era. Good speakers or headphones, some good drugs, some good friends, some good wine, and this album took you anywhere you wanted to go.

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