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Led Zeppelin: Coda

Richard Cook, New Musical Express, 11 December 1982

THAT THERE is no appreciable difference between 'We're Gonna Groove' from 1969 and 'Wearing And Tearing' from 1978 – the opening and closing tracks in this sackcloth and compilation of unissued Led Zeppelin material – isn't merely the evidence of their utter failure to rise above a style of automatic redundancy. It is, coupled with their success and influence, the stuff of tragedy.

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