Members of Sammy Hagar’s Latest Band Recall Offstage Encounters Involving Led Zeppelin’s John Bonham

By Music News Group

Frontiers Records/UniversalSammy Hagar‘s upcoming tour is dubbed A Journey Through the History of Rock, and with drummer Jason Bonham keeping the beat every night, chances are the shows will feature some Led Zeppelin material.

A recent rehearsal witnessed by USA Today featured some Zeppelin songs as well as a few stories from Hagar’s current backing musicians about that band’s legendary drummer, John Bonham.

Early in Van Halen‘s career, bassist Michael Anthony said Bonham “took a swing” at Alex Van Halen when they met him at a Los Angeles club. Upon hearing this, Jason Bonham recalled a time …read more