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1 hr ago | UnionLeader.com

Sammy Hagar throws a party at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom

If there's one thing you can say about Sammy Hagar, it's this. The man knows how to throw a party.


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5 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

A Whole Lotta Led celebrates Canadian BBQ Championships

A whole Lotta Music Tom Rimmer, Phil Richard, Greg Reamsbottom and Cookie Losee make up the new lineup for A Whole Lotta Led.


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Wed Jul 30, 2014


This Day in Music History: July 30th

Fisher claimed he wrote the organ melody for the song & wasn't initially credited as a writer.


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Led Zeppelin to Reissue 'IV' and 'Houses of the Holy' This Fall

Led Zeppelin announced on Tuesday that it would be releasing two more reissued albums - the 1971 "Led Zeppelin IV" and the 1973 "Houses of the Holy" - on October 28. Led Zeppelin previously released reissued versions of its first three albums - "Led Zeppelin," "Led Zeppelin II" and "Led Zeppelin III" - in January.


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Second round of Zep reissues on the way

Led Zeppelin just announced the second phase of their reissue campaign, and up next will be deluxe reissues of the band's untitled fourth album , originally released in 1971, and the follow-up, 1973's Houses of the Holy.


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WJZW-FM Washington

Glenn Hughes Says He Didn't Want New Band California Breed to Be Black Country Communion Part II

California Breed is a new power trio featuring former Deep Purple singer/bassist Glenn Hughes and Jason Bonham , son of late Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham , that released its self-titled debut album in May. The band rose from the ashes of the short-lived supergroup Black Country Communion , whose lineup also included guitarist Joe Bonamassa and ... (more)


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Robert Plant Hits Back At Jimmy Page Over Led Zeppelin Reunion

Rocker Robert Plant has hit back at his Led Zeppelin bandmate Jimmy Page in their ongoing spat over a reunion.


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Houston Press

Five Classic Bands Who Need New Names

As we often talk about here on Rocks Off, band names are important. They're a brand for your merry group of music-playing ladies and gentlemen, but problems can arise when the brand ends up superseding important things like quality.


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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Andover Advertiser

'New' Stairway to Heaven released

An unreleased version of one of the most celebrated songs in rock, Stairway To Heaven, is to come out later this year - after sitting in the vaults for more than 40 years.


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Led Zeppelin to Reissue "IV" and "Houses of the Holy"

Earlier in the year , the band re-released their first three albums: Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin II , and Led Zeppelin III .


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Led Zeppelin Deluxe Reissues | IV & Houses Of The Holy

Earlier this year Led Zeppelin released deluxe reissues of their first three albums that included a slew of previously unreleased material.


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Next Led Zeppelin reissue details revealed

Details of the next two albums in the Led Zeppelin reissue programme, IV and Houses of the Holy , have been revealed, with both remastered classics out on multiple formats on Friday October 24. Reissued on multiple CD, vinyl and digital formats and Limited Edition Super Deluxe Boxed Set, both albums have been remastered by Led Zeppelin guitarist ... (more)


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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville


THIS DAY IN 1987: Ben and Jerry's began selling Cherry Garcia ice cream, in honor of Grateful Dead singer-guitarist Jerry Garcia.


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Something Else! Reviews

'Time to shift and focus that way': Jimmy Page says break ...

Between Led Zeppelin archival releases and Robert Plant's steadfast refusal to reform , Jimmy Page has spent an extended time away from the stage - and, the guitarist tells Absolute Radio , he misses it.


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Paul McCartney Reissue Includes John Bonham/Wings Collaboration

Two more Wings albums have been added to the ongoing reissue series of classic Paul McCartney albums, and one of them includes a major unreleased treat -- a Wings recording featuring Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Wings, Pop/Rock


the Week in Rock and Roll

Only 316 out of 1,196 men survived the sinking and the many hours in shark-infested waters.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

'The more user-friendly half': Sammy Hagar says new shows ...

Sammy Hagar's on-going new tour features a slew of classic rock's greatest hits, notably select favorites from Led Zeppelin - fitting since Jason Bonham is at the traps.


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USA Today

NYC's lesser-known boroughs have a lot to offer

New York's boroughs outside Manhattan -- Brooklyn, Queens the Bronx and Staten island -- have much to offer out-of-town visitors.


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Sat Jul 26, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

37 Years Ago: The Tragic Loss That Changed Led Zeppelin Forever

Led Zeppelin appeared to lead something of a charmed existence during the early part of their career, enjoying blockbuster success with fans in spite of negative reviews from critics and quickly earning a spot near the top of the rock 'n' roll pantheon.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014


Get the Led Out brings classic Led Zeppelin songs to Holyoke's Mountain Park

So how do the two main guitarists in the tribute band Get the Led Out decide who plays which parts? "We get along really well, so there's never any disagreement," guitarist Paul Hammond said of his bandmate Jimmy Marchiano.


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