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Christgau Consumer Guide

Led Zeppelin

by Robert Christgau on October 22, 1970

LED ZEPPELIN

 “Led Zeppelin II” 

 [Atlantic, 1969]

The best of the wah-wah mannerist   groups, so dirty they drool on demand. It’s true all the songs sound alike, but do we hold that against Little Richard? On the other hand, Robert Plant isn’t Little Richard. 

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