On the night of Richard Nixon’s inauguration in January 1969, in the middle of their first US tour, Led Zeppelin played in the gym of a Maryland youth center to a crowd of about fifty people—or did they? Jeff Krulik (Heavy Metal Parking Lot) investigates this urban legend, in the process illuminating the vagaries of human memory and the difficulty of documenting the disreputable history of rock ‘n’ roll in the years before Woodstock and rock docs. Q & A with Jeff Krulik
PLAYING WITH: PUP - "Reservoir" Music Video / Chandler Levack, Jeremy Schaulin-Rioux / Canada / 4 min. Toronto punk band PUP can't make it through one of their high-energy songs without a little help from their fans.