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The pioneer rock band Led Zeppelin was founded in 1968 after they played together for the first time in downstairs from a record store in London. The original band was made up of guitarist Jimmy Page, singer Robert Plant, drummer John Bonham, and keyboardist John Paul Jones. Their original song, "Stairway to Heaven" is still one of the most played by guitarists in rock history, and it helped change the face of rock music. The revolutionary drummer John Bonham died on September 24, 1980 after consuming more than a liter of 40% vodka. The cause of death was accidental death. The remaining three band member decided to disband because they didn't believe that Bonham could be replaced. They reunited in 1988 for Atlantic Records' 40th anniversary party with Jason Bonham, drummer John Bonham's son, sitting in on drums. He played drums again in the 2007 Ahmet Etegun Tribute Concert in London in 2007, which holds the world record, according to Guinness, for "the highest demand for tickets for one music concert," garnering more than 20 million requests for the reunion.

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