Due to his enormous contributions to the rock music genre, Jimmy Page is regarded as one of the world’s best guitarists and songwriters. He was the founding member and guitarist of the renowned rock group Led Zeppelin, which was responsible for some of the most recognizable and influential rock tracks in history.
Page stands out from his contemporaries thanks to his distinctive guitar playing and creative use of feedback, distortion, and different tunings. Even after his time with Led Zeppelin, he created lots of other songs which are great. Here are some of the songs of Jimmy Page after Led Zeppelin.
‘Easy Does It’ – ‘Coverdale and Page’ (1993)
While not reaching the same charm or grandeur as Led Zeppelin, the album does occasionally sound a little too much like them. But there are some tracks that offer something new and exciting, most notably this whirling, hypnotically captivating little stunner. The tune has a catchy chorus, soulful vocals by Coverdale, and a cool guitar riff. The music has a laid-back vibe that perfectly complements the lyrics, which encourages taking it easy and appreciating life.
‘Someone to Love’ – ‘The Firm’ (1985)
This upbeat, joyful song, which features a dashing, complementary fretless bass performance by Tony Franklin and a wonderfully ragged-but-right guitar riff, highlights the collaboration between Jimmy Page and Paul Rodgers. The song combines Page’s distinctive guitar riffs and Rodgers’ soulful singing to produce a potent and affecting rock ballad.
‘Midnight Moonlight’ – ‘The Firm’ (1985)
The song includes Page’s distinctive guitar solos and Rodgers’ sultry vocals. The song’s words describe a man who is chasing the midnight moonlight while out on the town at night. The Firm gained notoriety in the rock scene thanks to the tune, which had a modest amount of success. From the lovely acoustic opening to the massive wall of distorted guitars and deep backing vocals of the final rave-up, “Midnight Moonlight” does its history credit.
‘Pride and Joy’ – ‘Coverdale and Page’ (1993)
When creating a novel pairing, as Page and Coverdale were doing in this instance, it’s not necessary to always come up with something completely original. When musicians challenge themselves, it’s always a positive thing. In comparison to the original, “Pride and Joy” by Coverdale and Page has a heavier, more hard rock-oriented tone. The legendary guitar work of Page and Coverdale combine to create a striking rendition of the traditional blues song. The song still has the memorable guitar riffs and catchy hooks that made the original so famous despite the changes.
‘Satisfaction Guaranteed’ – ‘The Firm’ (1985)
The song’s catchy guitar riff and strong vocals from Rodgers are accompanied by words that explore the concept of relationship satisfaction as a given. “Satisfaction Guaranteed” merits its high ranking on our list because Page uses his well-known violin bow and the same types of soaring guitar orchestrations that made “Kashmir” and related songs so magnificent.
‘The Only One’ – ‘Outrider’ (1988)
The tune was included on Outrider’s 1988 self-titled album. Mid-tempo rock ballad “The Only One” features intricate guitar work and Page’s signature style in its catchy refrain. On songs like “Prison Blues,” the instrumental “Liquid Mercury,” and “Blues Anthem,” his six-string playing is still almost as excellent as ever, but no other song on the album is as vibrant or as energizing as his collaboration with his old friend.
‘Blue Train’ – Page and Plant, ‘Walking Into Clarksdale’ (1998)
After reuniting (without fellow Zep member John Paul Jones) for the ‘No Quarter’ MTV special and a protracted tour, Page and Plant worked together on a brand-new studio record. Contrary to what some people had anticipated, Page frequently adds richness and subtly accented passages in addition to simply standing center stage and riffing. Page’s ferocious blues riff and Plant’s dynamic vocal delivery are featured in the tune. The song is a standout piece on the album because of its bluesy vibe and southern rock influences. This was Page and Plant’s first and only joint effort after Led Zeppelin’s dissolution.
‘Please Read the Letter’ – Page and Plant, ‘Walking Into Clarksdale’ (1998)
Plant’s soulful singing and Page’s bluesy guitar riffs are featured in the ballad. The song’s lyrics are an appeal to a lover to read a letter and take the writer’s emotions into account. The duo’s musical chemistry and songwriting skills are demonstrated by the song’s straightforward yet effective melody and its emotive words. In this song, the ex-Zeppelin members combine their nascent aural ferocity with emotions of sorrow and loss, and Page’s guitar effectively tells the story in a way that Plant’s vocals do.