On the 4th October 1968 Led Zeppelin…

….or as they were billed on the night, the Yardbirds Featuring Jimmy Page, played the Mayfair Ballroom in Newcastle, with tickets costing just 10/6 (about 52p) or about £8.50 in today’s money! The support was Terry Reid, who at one point was offered the role of singer in the newly formed band. Whilst the Mayfair was a popular venue for the upcoming rock acts of the day it was sadly demolished in 2000…

Here’s one of the press adverts, J.G. Windows Record Shop still going strong btw….


Cool eh?

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