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  1. Verdict over Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway to Heaven' is appealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Manila Bulletin

    Lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page of British rock band Led Zeppelin The plaintiff who failed to convince a Los Angeles jury that Led Zeppelin plagiarized the opening guitar passage for its 1971 rock anthem "Stairway to Heaven" plans to appeal the verdict, court papers show. Michael Skidmore, the trustee for the songs of Randy Wolfe, a member of the band Spirit, on Saturday filed a notice of appeal of the June 23 verdict with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

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  2. Verdict over Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway to Heaven' is appealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reuters

    The plaintiff who failed to convince a Los Angeles jury that Led Zeppelin plagiarized the opening guitar passage for its 1971 rock anthem ''Stairway to Heaven'' plans to appeal the verdict. John Russell reports.

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  3. Spirit musician's estate to appeal ruling in Led Zeppelin 'Stairway to Heaven' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    Michael Skidmore, right, talks to Janet Wolfe, left, and Marla Randall, sisters of rock musician Randy Wolfe, aka Randy California, outside the federal courthouse following the jury's verdict that Led Zeppelin did not steal portions of Wolfe's song "Taurus." Michael Skidmore, right, talks to Janet Wolfe, left, and Marla Randall, sisters of rock musician Randy Wolfe, aka Randy California, outside the federal courthouse following the jury's verdict that Led Zeppelin did not steal portions of Wolfe's song "Taurus."

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  4. 'Stairway to Heaven' case heading to appeals courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | New York Daily News

    ... having to relive a lot of stuff, but I'm glad we were here for our brother," she said. "It was all skewed in Led Zeppelin's favor. All I can say is that money talks," Michael Skidmore, the estate trustee who brought the case, said outside the ...

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  5. Plaintiff Who Lost Infringement Case Involving in Led Zeppelina s a oeStairway to Heavena Launches AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    An appeal has been filed in the copyright-infringement lawsuit involving Led Zeppelin 's "Stairway to Heaven" one month after a Los Angeles jury ruled that the band's Robert Plant and Jimmy Page did not steal the opening of their classic song from the 1968 Spirit tune "Taurus." The Wrap reports that Michael Skidmore , who initiated the suit and oversees the trust of late Spirit frontman Randy Wolfe - a.k.a. Randy California - filed a notice of appeal on Saturday.

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  6. Jimmy Page: How I Came Up With 'Kashmir' Riff [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Here's a little cool thing from the archives - during the 2008 documentary " It Might Get Loud ," Led Zeppelin legend Jimmy Page sat down with U2 's The Edge and Mr. Jack White , and the following question popped up: "Where did ' Kashmir Jimmy picked up his six-string and went on to explain: "It originated from playing around with this tuning I've been using quite a bit - DADGAD. "It's like a sitar tuning.

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  7. Jimmy Page Discusses Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway' Trial And Plaintiff Files AppealRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WAAF-FM Brighton

    It has already been a month since Led Zeppelin was found "not guilty" in which "Stairway To Heaven" was allegedly plagiarized of Spirit 's song, "Taurus." But just because they won doesn't necessarily mean that it's all over.

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  8. Jimmy Page Finally Addresses 'Stairway To Heaven' Plagiarism TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Switched

    In June, Led Zeppelin won a copyright lawsuit that claimed the band plagiarized the 1968 song "Taurus" by American rock band Spirit for the intro to "Stairway to Heaven." The estate of Randy Wolfe, Spirit guitarist and vocalist, specifically claimed Led Zeppelin used the now deceased guitarist's work in their 1971 hit.

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  9. Jimmy Page Breaks His Silence Over the "Stairway to Heaven" LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Guitar World

    ... his client was like "fighting with one foot stapled to the floor." In related news, Warner/Chappell, Led Zeppelin's music publisher, said earlier this month that it will seek $613,471 in attorneys' fees and $179,697 in costs to cover its legal fees ...

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  10. Zeppelin Stairway appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Castanet.net

    An appeal has been filed against Led Zeppelin after they were cleared of plagiarising the intro for 'Stairway to Heaven'. Michael Skidmore, a trustee for the late Spirit guitarist Randy California, has lodged the appeal against the decision after the rockers were found not guilty of stealing part of their classic song from Spirit's 'Taurus' last month.

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  11. Led Zeppelin accuser files appeal in a Stairwaya caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    LAWSUIT: Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page is shown sitting in federal court for a hearing in a lawsuit involving their rock classic song "Stairway to Heaven" in this courtroom sketch in Los Angeles, California June 14. Led Zeppelin's legal drama continues as the man who lost a copyright infringement lawsuit against the band over "Stairway to Heaven" has filed an appeal. Michael Skidmore accused songwriters Jimmy Page and Robert Plant and their publishers of stealing the song's famous opening guitar riff from an instrumental written by the late Randy Wolfe, whose estate he oversees.

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  12. Led Zeppelin Accuser Files Appeal In Copyright CaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WENN Blog

    Led Zeppelin's legal drama continues as the man who lost a copyright infringement lawsuit against the band over Stairway To Heaven has filed an appeal. Michael Skidmore accused songwriters Jimmy Page and Robert Plant and their publishers of stealing the song's famous opening guitar riff from an instrumental written by the late Randy Wolfe, whose estate he oversees.

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    Monday Jul 25 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Led Zeppelin was on tour in the U.S. at the time, and the remaining seven dates were canceled. 1990: Keyboardist Brent Mydland of the Grateful Dead was found dead of a drug overdose in his California home.

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  14. Southern rockers the Kentucky Headhunters inspired by Frankie MillerRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Evening Times

    ... to us, and I'll never forget that Phil said to us to keep playing and don't take any wooden nickels. "Then Led Zeppelin hit and that blew our minds. We studied those rock bands from the 60s and 70s, and coupled it with those rural sensibilities - ...

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  15. Led Zeppelin Copyright Trial, Round 2: Band's Accuser Files...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | SFGate

    The legal saga over the iconic Led Zeppelin song "Stairway to Heaven" is going into extra innings - or extra verses, if you prefer. The attorney for Michael Skidmore - the man who unsuccessfully sued Led Zeppelin for copyright infringement two years ago - has filed a notice of appeal in the case.

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  16. Going with the flowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Jerusalem Post

    ... I wanted to conquer the world with my songs." Rein's career path was clear from an early age. "I used to watch Led Zeppelin concerts on videotape, and that sort of thing, and I thought 'this is a good idea' I was [Led Zeppelin guitarist] Jimmy Page, ...

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  17. My top ten of most influential people from StourbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Black Country Bugle

    ... 1959 and 1965. A musician, singer and songwriter, Plant became best known as the lead singer of the rock band, Led Zeppelin, but he has also had a highly successful solo career. Plant was awarded his CBE in the 2009 New Year Honours List for ...

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  18. Joey Jordison: I Always Start Writing A Song On Guitar [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... his house all the time and I got a guitar for my fifth birthday. Yeah, I started then. I was growing up on Led Zeppelin , Black Sabbath , the Who and the Rolling Stones were probably one of my biggest influences. So you really drew a lot from those ...

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  19. Ron Onesti: What would your fantasy music mash-up be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Daily Herald

    ... at The Arcada. I often fantasize about "what if" concerts. For example, what if two of my favorite bands, Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd, played together on the same night, on the same stage? The cool thing about being in this business and having my ...

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  20. Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters - Assago Summer Arena, MilanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Music-News.com

    ... days of youth. Robert Plant bows to no one; not the top music promoters, not to America and its reverence for Led Zeppelin, not even to fellow soul mate Jimmy Page, all who supplicated him to tour the Led Zep machine for all the money in the world ...

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