John Bonham- Ramble on


On the intro to ramble on , Bonham is supposedly playing with his hands on a guitar case. When he transitions to sticks as soon as the song gets going, it would be kind of awkward and cumbersome. Is the intro just an overdub of some sorts?


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I’m guessing Rick Beato might have some insight.
Edit add: I just posed the question to him on this video below he put out.

He just cleared up this Bonham drum question...
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Rick Beata would be great to ask about Ramble On. I just want to know if that intro is an over dub?
How else could he transition so quickly to his drum kit?