At Buckingham Palace


Brian and Jimmy Page met The Queen
View on Getty Images site –
Queen hosts reception for British Musiic Industry (Please advance to 2:09)

I had no idea this ‘presentation’ had been immortalised on video. But here it is. It’s March 2005 – me, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, and Jeff Beck at Buckingham Palace. Was it a memorable meeting ? Well, you can Judge for yourself ! Bri

It’s worth noting that it’s considered improper to speak to the Queen before she speaks to you. But in the absence of a proper introduction (as you can hear), and a potential awkward silence, I felt moved to pitch in and say something to start the ball rolling … ! I think this will amuse many of you out there, who wonder what the life of rock stars is really like ! Ha ha !