The Heaviest Band: Led Zeppelin The Heaviest Band: Led Zeppelin
By Douglas Forster ReadOasis Step 3 (Part 2) You see, we were planning to continue to call ourselves The New Yardbirds. But we received... The Heaviest Band: Led Zeppelin

By Douglas Forster
ReadOasis Step 3
(Part 2)

You see, we were planning to continue to call ourselves The New Yardbirds. But we received a legal order from Chris Dreja, who used to play bass for The Yardbirds. He said that we could not use the name “The Yardbirds” after our Scandinavian tour.

So how did we come up with “Led Zeppelin,” such a strange name for a rock band? Well, maybe you have heard of the rock group The Who? Their drummer, Keith Moon, and bass player, John Entwistle, heard about...

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