Fans of Low might be surprised to hear that two Low songs, “Silver Rider” and “Monkey”, have appeared on Robert Plant’s newest solo album Band of Joy. ”Monkey” happens to be one of my favorites actually. I haven’t heard the covers but it is definitely exciting. Who knew that Robert Plant was a Low fan?
I am sure you’re all wondering how the Led Zeppelin singer interpreted such a signature Sparhawk/Parker song, here’s a fan video of the song being performed on Plant’s recent tour:
Wild, isn’t it? Especially the ending. Great version. I’m sure Alan and Mimi are over the moon about this. If you want to hear more of Plant’s album Band of Joy you can check it out on iTunes.