This lesson we look at the Immigrant song by Led Zeppelin from the Zeppelin III album released in 1970. This is the opening track and what a great song it is with the great riff over the F# octave.
The riff provides a really good workout for the Picking hand skipping between the 6th and 4th string.
The recently got a new lease of life when it was featured in the DC Marvel movie Thor: Ragnarok.
"Immigrant Song" is a 1970 song by the English rock band Led Zeppelin. It is built upon a repeating riff and features lyrical references to Norse mythology, with singer Robert Plant's howling vocals mentioning war-making and Valhalla.
The song was included on their third studio album, Led Zeppelin III, and was released as a single, which charted in several countries. Several live recordings have also been issued on Led Zeppelin concert albums and other artists have recorded renditions of the song.