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Robert Plant and Jimmy Page Back on Stand in 'Stairway to Heaven' Trial
Robert Plant and Jimmy Page took the stand again this morning as the ongoing trial surrounding Led Zeppelin 's hit song "Stairway to Heaven" resumed today. The lawsuit against Led Zeppelin for copyright infringement on their iconic song was originally filed in 2014, by the lesser known band Spirit.
Eurythmics Singer Dave Stewart Reflects On His Career
Dave Stewart is most famous for being one-half of Eurythmics , but a look through his credits and his new book, the aptly-titled “Sweet Dreams Are Made Of This,” reveals that for the last 40 years or so, he's done so much more. From co-writing the theme to “Ruthless People” with Mick Jagger to
David Bowie: His Memorable Music Moments
Iconic rock singer David Bowie passed away Sunday at age 69. Still, his music will live on in the hearts of his fans worldwide. Throughout his career, which spanned more than four decades, the British singer created tons of hits and collaborated with singers such as Mick Jagger , John Lennon and
How Scott Walker's Presidential Candidacy Crumbled
Scott Walker is now officially out, announcing at a press conference Monday that he was withdrawing from the presidential contest so that a “positive conservative message can rise to the top of the field” and buttress the current frontrunner, Donald Trump . Amounting to one of the shortest
Sting Brings His Hometown to Broadway in First Musical 'The Last Ship'
Grammy-winning artist — and now Broadway lyricist and composer — Sting said it was his mother who’d introduced show music to their household when he was growing up. “She brought rock n roll into the house — Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis —...
Will 'Get On Up' Make You Stand Up and Cheer?
Starring Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer Rated PG-13 Four-and-a-half out of five stars Chadwick Boseman, who was terrific as Jackie Robinson in last year’s 42, is even better as James Brown in "Get On Up." A sprawling biopic that took years to get made, director Tate
Virgin Launches First Art Gallery in the Sky
While you’re sitting in coach, trying to save your knees from being crushed and fighting over the arm rest, passengers in Virgin Atlantic’s Upper Class between New York and London will be deciding which piece of art to buy from renowned British street artist Ben...
The Year in Review: The 50 Best Albums of 2012
Well, the year is almost over and it is time once again to take musical stock. As usual, it was a difficult year to narrow down. There were albums I wish I hadn’t had to cut from the list but, frankly, that’s the sign of...
Celebrating the Life of Photographer Gordon Parks
Nov. 30, 2012, marks the 100th birthday of the late legendary photographer Gordon Parks. Remembered for his Life magazine photo essays, Parks was also a filmmaker, composer and writer. He was the first African-American to work at Life magazine and the first to write, direct...
Jimi Hendrix's 70th Birthday Experience
“Are you experienced? Have you ever been experienced? “- Jimi Hendrix Nov. 27, 2012, marks the 70th birthday of the late Jimi Hendrix. Influenced by U.S. rock ‘n’ roll and electric blues, Hendrix is recognized as one of the most influential electric guitarists of...