Led Zeppelin Premiere "Whole Lotta Love" (Rough Mix) — Listen

by Damian Fanelli
Posted May 6, 2014 at 10:52am

Get ready, samplers!

Led Zeppelin have premiered the very blues-grooving "Whole Lotta Love" (Rough Mix), one of the previously unreleased gems that will be available June 3, when the newly remastered versions of the legendary band's first three albums will be released.

This version of "Whole Lotta Love" is noticeably spare, a somewhat skeletal and lacking a Jimmy Page guitar solo. The freak-out section is far less freaked-out and — well, you get the idea. And if you don't, just press the play button below.

Below that, you'll find a medley of "Good Times Bad Times/Communication Breakdown," which was recorded in Paris in 1969. It will be included with the remastered version of Led Zeppelin.

If you need more details about the upcoming Led Zeppelin reissues — all of which were mastered by Page — step right this way.


Add a Comment
0 Comments

Similar Guitar News

Awesome Xylophone Led Zeppelin Cover — Video (2/23/2015)
Who else but the Louisville Leopard Percussionists could so successfully translate Led Zeppelin into a xylophone-and-marimba opus? The video below shows a rehearsal session for the group, all of whom are between the ages of 7 to 12. In fluid su...
Led Zeppelin Premiere "Brandy & Coke," an Early Mix of "Trampled Under Foot" (2/12/2015)
Below, check out Led Zeppelin's premiere of "Brandy & Coke," an early version of "Trampled Under Foot," a classic Physical Graffiti track. It's from the new remastered and expanded version of the album, which will be released February 24. Th...
Jimmy Page and Soundgarden's Chris Cornell Talk Led Zeppelin History and More — Video (2/10/2015)
To celebrate the release of Jimmy Page’s new photo book, Jimmy Page by Jimmy Page, the guitar legend appeared with Chris Cornell, guitarist and singer for Soundgarden, at the Theater at Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles for a relaxed question-an...
Jimmy Page Revisits Two of Led Zeppelin’s Most God-like Albums, 'IV' and 'Houses of the Holy' (1/8/2015)
It’s a beautiful Indian Summer day, and I’m standing on Queens Gate Road in London, England, a stone’s throw from the legendary Royal Albert Hall, where Led Zeppelin played in 1970, a performance immortalized on 2003’s Led Zeppelin DVD. It’s a ...
Led Zeppelin Announce Deluxe 'Physical Graffiti' Reissue (1/8/2015)
The Led Zeppelin reissue campaign continues in 2015, turning the spotlight on Physical Graffiti. The deluxe edition of the group's sixth studio album will arrive 40 years to the day after the original debuted on February 24, 1975. As with the p...
Jimmy Page Revisits 'Led Zeppelin IV' and 'Houses of the Holy' — Five Questions (11/12/2014)
This is an excerpt from the all-new Holiday 2014 issue of Guitar World. For the rest of Brad Tolinski's interview with Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page, plus features on the Kinks' Dave Davies, St. Vincent, Mike Stern and Eric Johnson, Primus, Alex Sko...
Robert Plant Turns Down £500 Million Offer to Reform Led Zeppelin for 35-Night Tour (11/10/2014)
London's Daily Mail reports that Robert Plant has turned down a whole lotta money — more than £500 million (around $800 million U.S.) — to reform Led Zeppelin for what would've been the most profitable tour in history. Apparently, Plant tore up ...
Led Zeppelin Premiere Alternate Mix of "Stairway to Heaven" — Listen (10/23/2014)
As we reported earlier today, Led Zeppelin will release remastered and expanded versions of Led Zeppelin IV and Houses of the Holy next week. In honor of the new releases, Led Zeppelin are streaming a previously unreleased alternate mix of "Stai...
Jess Greenberg Covers Led Zeppelin's "Rock and Roll" and "Whole Lotta Love" — Video (10/23/2014)
In honor of Led Zeppelin's deluxe, remastered edition of Led Zeppelin IV, which will be released next week, we thought we'd share an interesting cover of an iconic Led Zeppelin IV track, "Rock and Roll," by a guitarist named Jess Greenberg. You ...
Led Zeppelin Premiere Alternate Mix of "Rock and Roll" — Listen (10/16/2014)
Later this month, Led Zeppelin will release deluxe, remastered editions of Led Zeppelin IV and Houses of the Holy. Each reissue will contain a second disc featuring previously unreleased alternate mixes, in-progress versions of songs and more. ...
Led Zeppelin Premiere "The Rain Song" (Mix Minus Piano) from 'Houses of the Holy' Remaster — Listen (10/1/2014)
As we've been reporting, the latest wave of Led Zeppelin remasters will be released October 28. This time, Led Zep fans can prepare for new-and-improved versions of Led Zeppelin IV and Houses of the Holy. Speaking of which, it seems a previously...
Led Zeppelin Preview "Black Dog (Basic Track with Guitar Overdubs)" — Listen (8/29/2014)
Below, you can stream slightly more than a minute's worth of "Black Dog (Basic Track with Guitar Overdubs)," one of the raw, previously unreleased recordings to be included in the upcoming remastered edition of Led Zeppelin's Led Zeppelin IV. Th...
Led Zeppelin top greatest guitar riff poll (8/26/2014)
Read more about Led Zeppelin top greatest guitar riff poll at MusicRadar.com Led Zeppelin's Whole Lotta Love has been voted the greatest guitar riff of all time by BBC Radio 2 listeners.Jimmy Page's riff topped a list of 100 that was dominated b...
Win a Led Zeppelin Re-Issues Prize Pack! (8/4/2014)
Teaser Content: 
Led Zeppelin Announce 'Led Zeppelin IV' and 'Houses of the Holy' Reissue Details (7/29/2014)
Led Zeppelin have announced deluxe reissues of 1971's Led Zeppelin IV and 1973's Houses of the Holy. The two reissues are due for an October 28 release, and, like the reissues of the band's first three LP's, each album will include a remastered...
Led Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" Performed by Floppy and Hard Disc Drives — Video (7/10/2014)
Here's a new video for, well, probably someone out there. It's Led's Zeppelin's "Stairway to Heaven" performed by floppy and hard disk drives. The video was uploaded July 6 by a YouTube user called Arganalth. In the past, Arganalth has covered ...