Facebook R&B crooner Mario has been relatively quiet on the music front for…
- Posted on Feb 5th 2010 4:53AM by Julian Marszalek
Taking to Classic Rock magazine, Perry said, "Steven disappeared and I called around. Somebody said he was in London trying out for Led Zeppelin. It's something I've never talked about before. It's a kind of window into how hard it's been to keep the partnership together. It's not the first time things like this have happened -- that's the downside of our relationship."
The guitarist went on to say that Led Zeppelin's guitarist Jimmy Page had told him personally that the rehearsals with Tyler were "shambolic". This was down in part to Tyler's unfamiliarity with the Led Zeppelin back catalogue and labouring under the misapprehension that the band would be working on new material.
Said Perry: "Page felt really awkward about the audition, but ultimately it was a group decision (to pass on Tyler)."