GROWING UP ZEP: Son of Led Zeppelin's drummer talks about tribute band
Published 10/19/2010, St. Paul Pioneer Press / MCT
For most of the '70s, Led Zeppelin ruled the hearts of American teenagers. But tragedy stopped the band in its tracks. On Sept. 24, 1980, drummer John Bonham started the day with four quadruple vodkas and continued drinking throughout the afternoon. That evening, he died in his sleep. He was 32 years old. His son Jason was just 14.Word count: 665
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