Alfred Music is getting the led out with two new titles in their Platinum Bass Guitar series. Led Zeppelin: I Platinum Bass Guitar and Led Zeppelin: II Platinum Bass Guitar combine to offer up transcriptions of John Paul Jones’ bass lines on 17 across both albums.
Both books include both standard notation and tab for the bass lines, plus the lyrics and vocal melodies transcribed too.
Led Zeppelin: I includes transcriptions from the band’s first album: “Good Times Bad Times”, “Babe I’m Gonna Leave You”, “You Shook Me”, “Dazed and Confused”, “Your Time Is Gonna Come”, “Communication Breakdown”, “I Can’t Quit You Baby” and “How Many More Times”.
Led Zeppelin II was recorded while the band was on tour promoting their debut album and included the band’s biggest hit, “Whole Lotta Love,” which is included in the second book, along with “What Is and What Should Never Be”, “The Lemon Song”, “Thank You”, “Heartbreaker”, “Living Loving Maid (She’s Just a Woman)”, “Ramble On”, “Moby Dick”, “Bring It on Home”.