IAN ANDERSON Says LED ZEPPELIN's Tales Of Debauchery Are Exaggerated'

On his relationship with Plant, and LED ZEPPELIN, which stretches back to TULL's very early days as a support act to the rock icons, Anderson revealed: "We rarely spoke, particularly to Robert, who was on a higher plane, as a vocalist, and as a person. Jimmy Page was a little bit more friendly, but [John] Bonham, you steered a mile away from, because he was a raving nutcase

On the progress of his new solo album, Anderson said: "It's another of those albums that is loosely defined as being 'progressive rock.'