WITH LED ZEPPELIN’s Physical Graffiti returning to the Top Ten of the UK Album charts tonight (1 March) thanks to its 40th Anniversary reissues, the latest MOJO (April 2015 / #257) celebrates with an extraordinary bespoke cover version of the entire album.
Physical Graffiti Redrawn comes as a covermount CD with issues of April’s MOJO, while a special Vinyl Edition – limited to 5000 copies – can be pre-ordered right now while stocks last. The issue boasts an exclusive cover story interview with Jimmy Page, looking back at the band, the record and its creation.
Among the covers on the album – the full tracklist is below – is White Denim’s cracking take on opening track Custard Pie, which you can listen to exclusively below.
The Texan quartet have added added a signature crunchy groove to the track which they attack at searing pace, showing the way for the likes of Laura Marling, Hiss Golden Messenger, Songhoy Blues and more to present their unique takes on Led Zep’s landmark album.
For more about the band visit www.whitedenimmusic.com.
Here's the full tracklisting for Physical Graffiti Redrawn featuring artists hand picked and matched with a specific track by MOJO.
1. White Denim – Custard Pie 2. Blackberry Smoke – The Rover 3. Miraculous Mule – In My Time Of Dying 4. The Temperance Movement – Houses Of The Holy 5. Son Little – Trampled Under Foot 6. Songhoy Blues – Kashmir 7. Syd Arthur – In The Light 8. Laura Marling – Bron-Yr-Aur 9. Max Jury – Down By The Seaside 10. Michael Kiwanuka – Ten Years Gone 11. Duke Garwood – Night Flight 12. Rose Windows – The Wanton Song 13. Kitty, Daisy And Lewis – Boogie With Stu 14. Hiss Golden Messenger – Black Country Woman 15. Sun Kil Moon – Sick Again
Along with two vinyl discs, the special edition also features a recreation of the poster for the Led Zeppelin Express, an idea devised by Zeppelin manager Peter Grant to market the band’s 1975 Earls Court shows, and a copy of the latest MOJO magazine featuring a unique Jimmy Page signature cover.