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- Posted on Oct 7th 2009 2:00PM by Mike Ayers
But what's more interesting is that Homme reveals that Dave Grohl was the ringleader for this project and was confident that this could work, even though John Paul Jones and Homme had never met. Grohl did what any guy setting up a meeting between two other dudes would do -- he introduced them to each other at the great Medieval Times.
"I hadn't played guitar for five months and I was gonna maybe take a break for a second, for my first time in a long time," Homme told Antiquiet. "But then [Dave] has his birthday party at Medieval Times, and of course he sat us right next to each other. That was the blind date. But he sat in the next row behind us, like looking over. But you know, I think it's fairly common to meet someone from Zeppelin at Medieval Times."
If you think about it hard enough, it really does make sense.