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Houses Of The Holy is the name of Led Zeppelin's 5th album. This was going to be on it, but they decided to hold it back and use it on their next album, Physical Graffiti.
The "Houses of the Holy" are the venues Zeppelin played. It refers to the spiritual feel of their concerts.
Despite being a fan favorite and about their shows, this was never performed live.
The squeak of John Bonham's drum pedal can be heard about 3 minutes in.
Kim Thayil of Soundgarden
Their frontman (Chris Cornell) started out as their drummer, so Soundgarden takes a linear approach when it comes to songwriting. Kim explains how they do it.
Franti tells the story behind his hit "Say Hey (I Love You)" and explains why yoga is an integral part of his lifestyle and his Soulshine tour.
Pete produced Dwight Yoakam, Michelle Shocked, Meat Puppets, and a very memorable track for Roy Orbison.
Jason co-wrote many of Colbie Caillat's hits, including "Bubbly" and "Realize."