Music Monday: Tolkein

April 8, 2013 // Music Monday

Here’s something a little different. In the really referencing Lord of the Rings department, we’ve got Led Zeppelin’s “Ramble On”:

Mine’s a tale that can’t be told,
My freedom I hold dear;
How years ago in days of old
When magic filled the air,
‘Twas in the darkest depths of Mordor
I met a girl so fair.
But Gollum, and the evil one crept up
And slipped away with her.

Here performed with Foo Fighters:


And in the embarrassing reveal about myself department: I spent years under the delusion that there was also a KISS song inspired by LOTR. I was certain they wrote a song about Strider. I guess the lyrics never came into play for me…I just knew it was about Strider so I never paid that much attention. Until one day I listened a little more closely. So here it is, “Strutter,” covered by The Donnas:


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