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Glastonbury Headline Not Announced Until May

4th April 2014

Glastonbury organisers insist they can't reveal the festival's final headline act until May due to ''contractual reasons.''Festival boss Michael Eavis has already confirmed Arcade Fire and Kasabian to play on Friday, June 27 and Sunday,...

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Kasabian To Headline Glastonbury

4th April 2014

Kasabian will headline this year's Glastonbury festival with Arcade Fire. The 'Fire' hitmakers will close the event at Worthy Farm on Sunday, June 29, joining headliners Arcade Fire on Friday, June 27, while the Saturday...

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Led Zeppelin To Release Previously Unheard Material

14th March 2014

Led Zeppelin are set to release new material.The band have scoured their archives for dozens of previously unheard studio and live recordings, which have been compiled and released as separate companion discs to accompany each...

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Monty Python's Groupies Had 'Interesting Personalities'

5th March 2014

Monty Python's groupies were never as attractive as rock groupies. The British comedy troupe - which is made up of John Cleese, 74, Terry Jones, 71, Terry Gilliam, 72, Michael Palin, 70, and Eric Idle,...

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Robert Plant Leads Bert Jansch Tribute

4th December 2013

Former Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant led a tribute to Scottish folk icon Bert Jansch in London on Tuesday night (03Dec13).The rocker joined members of the guitarist's folk-rock act Pentangle and British singer/songwriters Donovan and...

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Robert Plant Bids Big To Play For Beloved Soccer Team

17th November 2013

Rocker Robert Plant has paid more than $1,350 (£900) to play in a testimonial match for a longrunning player at his beloved British soccer team.The Led Zeppelin legend attended a fundraising dinner in honour of...

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Jimmy Page: I'd Have 'Overloaded' A Camera Phone

15th November 2013

Jimmy Page says he would have ''overloaded'' his camera phone if they'd been around in Led Zeppelin's time.The 69-year-old guitarist and his bandmates - singer Robert Plant, bassist John Paul Jones and late drummer John...

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Robert Plant Thought He'd End Up Selling Cars

28th October 2013

Robert Plant thought he'd end up as a used car salesman. The legendary Led Zeppelin singer first toured the US with guitarist Jimmy Page, drummer John Bonham - who was nicknamed Bonzo - and bass...

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Led Zeppelin Find Two Missing Recordings

23rd October 2013

Led Zeppelin have unearthed two lost songs.The rock band came across some old ''hidden gems'' featuring bassist John Paul Jones on lead vocals, and are planning to include them as bonus tracks when they release...

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Ronnie Wood To Perform Tribute To Rolling Stones' Hero

28th August 2013

Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood is to perform a tribute to legendary bluesman Jimmy Reed. The rocker's side project, The Ronnie Wood Band, has been announced as the closing act of BluesFest, which will take...

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Robert Plant Joins The Digital Age

8th August 2013

Led Zeppelin star Robert Plant has joined rocker has officially entered the digital age by setting up accounts on Twitter, Instagram and Google Plus. His first ever tweet, posted on Thursday (08Aug13), read:...

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The Things They Say: 3734606

26th June 2013

"I'm not exactly a musical talent. I'm a singer, and I have a lot of bright ideas." Rocker Robert Plant plays down his skills.

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Lenny Kravitz: 'Robert Plant Made Me Appreciate Playing Live Again'

4th June 2013

Lenny Kravitz has rock veteran Robert Plant to thank for helping him rediscover his love for performing live because the Led Zeppelin legend once scolded him for taking concerts too seriously.The Fly Away hitmaker admits...

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Robert Plant Obtains Three-year Restraining Order Against Fan

22nd May 2013

Former Led Zeppelin rocker Robert Plant has obtained a restraining order against an overzealous fan.Alysson Billings has been accused of harassing the Stairway to Heaven hitmaker over the last three years by constantly sending him...

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Robert Plant Duets With Patty Griffin At Album Launch

19th May 2013

Rocker Robert Plant showed his support for partner Patty Griffin by duetting with the singer during her album launch in London on Thursday night (16May13).Griffin took to the stage at the U.K. capital's Rough Trade...

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Patty Griffin: 'I'm Not Married To Robert Plant'

7th May 2013

Singer/songwriter Patty Griffin has dismissed reports suggesting she and Robert Plant have secretly wed.The couple has been dating for a while and recent speculation led gossips to believe she had become the former Led Zeppelin...

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Robert Plant Obtains Temporary Restraining Order Against Fan

5th May 2013

Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant has obtained a temporary restraining order against an overzealous fan he alleges is a threat to his safety.The Stairway To Heaven hitmaker claims Alysson Billings has been harassing him for...

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Led Zeppelin Have 'Never Been Complacent'

5th April 2013

Led Zeppelin have ''never been complacent''.The British rockers - formed of Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham and John Paul Jones - insist they have never been smug about their own music and are always...

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Primal Scream: Robert Plant Is A Music 'Fanatic'

15th March 2013

Primal Scream don't remember making one of their biggest hits.The rockers recorded the song 'Rocks' during a particularly drug-fuelled period when they were making 'Give Out But Don't Give Up', released in 1994, but guitarist...

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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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Robert Plant Hints At Led Zeppelin Reunion

19th February 2013

Robert Plant has hinted at a Led Zeppelin reunion in 2014. The singer claims he has ''nothing to do'' next year and suggested it was his bandmates Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones who were...

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Let The Led Zeppelin Reunion Rumours Begin Again As Robert Plant Reveals He's Free In 2014

18th February 2013

Robert Plant has offered Led Zeppelin fans renewed hope for a reunion by revealing he has "nothing to do in 2014".The rocker and his former bandmates Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones have been trying...

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Primal Scream's Most Rock 'N' Roll Moment

9th January 2013

Primal Scream think recording with Robert Plant was the ''most rock 'n' roll thing ever.''The 'Rocks' band recruited the legendary Led Zeppelin singer to appear on a song from their forthcoming tenth album, and regular...

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Jimmy Page Planning 2013 Solo Tour

10th December 2012

Jimmy Page plans to go on a solo tour next year. The Led Zeppelin guitarist originally wanted to go out on the road this year but following the release of the group's DVD 'Celebration Day'...

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Aretha Franklin's White House Wardrobe Malfunction

4th December 2012

Aretha Franklin had a wardrobe malfunction at the White House on Saturday night (01.12.12). The 'Respect' hitmaker managed to remain cool, calm and collected after the upper half of her pink dress, complete with an...

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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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Jimmy Page: Plant Was Too Busy For Led Zeppelin Tour

22nd November 2012

Jimmy Page claims Robert Plant's schedule stopped Led Zeppelin touring again.The group reformed for a one-off show at London's The O2 in 2007, and the guitarist revealed fans were not alone in thinking it would...

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Jason Bonham Hoping For All Star Album

20th November 2012

Jason Bonham wants to record an album with Robert Plant and Slash.The drummer - son of late Led Zeppelin sticksman John Bonham - is planing an original album and hopes to get some of the...

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Jason Bonham Hopes To Play With Led Zeppelin Again

16th November 2012

Jason Bonham is hopeful he will play with Led Zeppelin again. The drummer - son of the band's original sticksman, John Bonham - stepped into his father's shoes when the band reformed for...

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Robert Plant Knocked To The Ground During Fan Stage Invasion

5th November 2012

Rocker Robert Plant was knocked to the ground during a gig in Argentina on Thursday (01Nov12) after a fan stormed the stage.The Led Zeppelin star was performing with his band The Sensational Space Shifters in...

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