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Is Led Zeppelin's 'Whole Lotta Love' Really The Best Guitar Riff Ever?

By Michael West | 26th August 2014

Led Zeppelin's 'Whole Lotta Love' has been named the Greatest Guitar Riff of all time in a BBC Radio 2 poll. The blues riff played by Jimmy Page beat the likes of The White Stripes,...

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Wait, Did Led Zeppelin Really Steal The ‘Stairway To Heaven’ Riff?

By Michael West | 21st May 2014

A legal dispute has erupted over the provenance of that riff on Led Zeppelin’s Stairway to Heaven, widely regarded as one of the greatest rock songs of all time. The copyright infringement is being taken...

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Wait, Was Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway To Heaven' Ripped Off From Another Band?

By Elinor Cosgrave | 20th May 2014

Led Zeppelin may be facing court as legal papers are in the process of being filed by a US lawyer who claims the opening was directly influenced by the band Spirit’s track ‘Taurus’.Led Zeppelin frontman...

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It's That Time Of Year Again! New Orleans Jazz Festival Returns With Another Two Weekends Of Music Mythology

By Holly Williams | 24th April 2014

It's that time of year again where New Orleans go all out to prove they are one of the most culturally rich cities in North America with their annual two-weekend event, the New Orleans Jazz...

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Led Zeppelin Release Unheard Music, Say Reunion Chances Are "Zero"

By Michael West | 23rd April 2014

Led Zeppelin have unveiled two previously unheard recordings, including an early version of their most famous song, Whole Lotta Love. The tracks come ahead of the reissue of the band's first three albums in June....

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Celebration Day! Robert Plant Hints At Led Zeppelin Reunion For 2014

By Michael West | 19th February 2013

Coy as ever, Robert Plant has dropped the latest hint that legendary rock band Led Zeppelin could reunite for a tour in 2014. The frontman said the decision would ultimately be up to guitarist Jimmy...

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Led Zeppelin Fly In To Speak To David Letterman

By Contributor | 4th December 2012

Jimmy Page arrives for The Letterman ShowStill no more live shows announced but then perhaps it's enough just to see that Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Paul Jones are happy to be in each...

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Does Anybody Really Care If Led Zeppelin Play More Shows?

By Lorna Greville  | 10th October 2012

Led Zeppelin's Celebration Day' press conference was a feisty affair from start to finish at the Museum of Modern Art on Wednesday (October 10, 2012). After an Associated Press journalist asked if the new movie...

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Reunion Questions Lead To Uncomfortable Led Zeppelin Conference

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th October 2012

With the Led Zeppelin reunion rumours flying around, it was only natural that journalists would push the issue at the press conference for their upcoming gig movie Celebration Day yesterday (October 9, 2012), Rolling Stone...

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Led Zeppelin Reunion Not On The Cards: Jimmy Page Dispels Rumors

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th October 2012

The mooted Led Zeppelin reunion has been all but dismissed by Jimmy Page. The guitarist set the record straight at the film premier of Celebration Day, reports The Independent.In the slightly awkward press-conference surrounding the...

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Are Led Zeppelin Set To Return To The Stage?

By Michael West | 21st September 2012

Led Zeppelin would not be drawn into answering reunion questions at a press conference on Monday, reports The Guardian. Asked whether a comeback was on the cards, Jimmy Page gave a frank answer: "Let me...

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