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Robert Plant remembers former Led Zeppelin tour manager Dennis Sheehan
Robert Plant remembers former Led Zeppelin tour manager Dennis Sheehan

Before landing the job of tour manager for U2, to which he devoted the last 33 years of his life, Dennis Sheehan had worked with other rock acts, big and small. None, however, was bigger than Led Zeppelin, which he worked for during much of the 1970s -- almost to the point when the group disbanded following the 1980 death of drummer John Bonham. Sheehan often referred to his experiences with Zeppelin during his years with U2, to the point where the members of Ireland’s biggest rock band once dressed up to look like Led Zeppelin at a birthday party for Sheehan. Upon hearing of Sheehan’s death at 68 of an apparent heart attack early Wednesday, just hours after U2 opened its...

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