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Speaking of Plant's disinterest in the previous reunion, Jones said, "Jimmy [Page] and I rehearsed a bit with Jason [Bonham]. We couldn't agree on a singer and it fell by the wayside."
"This came along and to be honest, I'm really happy," Jones said of his involvement in Them Crooked Vultures. "I immediately recognized [Grohl] was drummer that was, A, really good, B, groovy, and C, listened. All those nice things bass players like in drummers."
Now it looks like its Plant who may be out in the cold. In a separate interview with the BBC, the Zeppelin frontman says he was approached by festival organizer Michael Eavis to play the weekend event's 40th anniversary, declaring, "There's place for me there, but I have no idea who with."