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Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin fame writing new songs, seeks new band

In an interview with the U.K.'s biggest music magazine Jimmy Page said this week that he's not just about remastering old Led Zeppelin material, as he did in a project just completed. He is also, he said, still moving forward musically.

Jimmy Page: Dazed & confused by Plant's apathy to Led Zep reunion

Labeled GQ's Rock God of the Year, the guitar legend admits he's surprised by the things Robert Plant, his former Led Zeppelin band mate, has to say about him and the possibility (or lack, thereof) of a full-fledged reformation of the iconic rock band.

Robert Plant rips up $790 million contract for Led Zeppelin tour

The former lead singer for the legendary rock band reportedly tore up a contract from Sir Richard Branson for a proposed 35-date reunion tour that would have garnered Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones a cool $300 million each. Or is all "rubbish?"

Jimmy Page: Led Zeppelin reunion 'doesn't look likely'

At a press conference to promote the reissue of two seminal Led Zeppelin albums, the iconic rock guitarist said the chances of the band reforming don't look very good. However, Page is anxious to tour and play material spanning his entire career.

Interview with Scott Holiday from Rival Sons Special

The guitarist with the frenetic rock 'n' roll upstarts discusses the band's storming new album 'Great Western Valkyrie' and also talks about their ubiquitous 'classic rock' tag.

Op-Ed: Zeppelin accused of plagiarizing Stairway to Heaven

Los Angeles - The allegation that Led Zeppelin plagiarized Stairway to Heaven has developed some traction. Randy California, lead guitarist of American band Spirit, said some years before his death that the guitar on his 1968 song Taurus was "ripped off".

Glenn Hughes: 'The Voice of Rock' speaks Special

Following the demise of Black Country Communion, the singer, bassist and former member of both Deep Purple and Black Sabbath wasted no time in putting together California Breed, a dynamic new three-piece. Digital Journal meets him.

Led Zeppelin teases fans by releasing 2 unheard tracks from past

Most of the music fans who are going to be ecstatic about this are from the older set but there'll still be a lot of them. Rock icons Led Zeppelin have released two tracks the public has never heard, that despite each being recorded back in their heyday.

Led Zeppelin releasing new songs with remastered first 3 albums

Led Zeppelin fans will be circling June 3 on their calendars, the date for a massive release of Led Zeppelin material, some never available before. The band will re-release their first three albums, remastered with new material recorded at the same time.

Led Zeppelin tribute band Zoso makes show musically the real deal

A simple gig at the Cotillion in Wichita, Kansas Saturday lead to the Led Zeppelin tribute band Zoso being profiled in the Wichita Eagle. The profile, by writer David A. Maurer, gives a great insight to the work needed to get as good as Zoso is.

Superb vintage 1969 Led Zeppelin video unearthed, band soars

This may be as good as it gets when it comes to a video of Led Zeppelin: stunningly close-up, great camera work, superb sound, the playing is off-the-charts. It's a wonder to see them so early with production values so strong.

Led Zeppelin photo eBook, with never-seen-before shots, out soon

A new digital eBook of Led Zeppelin pictures will be released on Apple’s iBookstore on April 15. The book, by renowned rock photographer Neal Preston, who back in the day was a major photographer of the band, features over 100 previously unseen photos.

Led Zeppelin album 'Houses of the Holy' turns 40, ages well

Hitting 40 is a milestone but when it comes to a rock and roll album hitting 40 it's more than that - it's a signal those around to buy it when it came out have aged indeed. That's the case with Led Zeppelin's classic 'Houses of the Holy'.

Zep singer Robert Plant opens door to a Led Zeppelin reunion

It was only two sentences but given the stature of supergroup Led Zeppelin it's been broadcast far and wide. The reason is that the sentences came from singer Robert Plant and they open the door to a Led Zeppelin reunion.

Review: ‘When Albums Ruled the World’ Special

The long playing record was introduced by Columbia Records in 1948; it is now all but dead and gone, but for those of us who were around in especially the 1960s and 70s, it was and will remain a major part of our lives.

Give post-Christmas gift of music: Led Zeppelin, Blur and more Special

You went out of town for Christmas and didn't have time to shop, right? You still have time to give the gift of music. From Led Zeppelin, Blur, The Jam & Grateful Dead to the online music site Wolfgang's Vault, your final holiday present is here.

Kid Rock to President Obama: 'No Hard Feelings'

Washington - Rocker and Romney supporter Kid Rock talked to CNN about his somewhat awkward encounter with newly re-elected President Barack Obama at the 2012 Kennedy Center Honors.

Top Ten: Books for the Rock music fan in your life

London - It's only rock and roll and let's face it this genre is and always will be the most popular music on the planet. Here are ten of the latest tomes and biography's of the horrible bad men that we all love to hate.

Led Zeppelin coy on reunion at press conference for concert film

London - The members of legendary rock band Led Zeppelin didn't say no when asked if they might do another reunion gig at a London press conference Saturday. Mind you the 3 surviving members, Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones, didn't say yes, either.

Led Zeppelin Performs Tonight in London

After an absence of 19 years, the legendary rock 'n roll/heavy metal band Led Zeppelin will perform tonight at the O2 Arena in London, England. In an Internet lottery, about 20 million people competed for the 18,000 tickets priced at $250 USD each.

Whole Lotta Love

Looks like Led Zeppelin will have a reunion by years end. They are also planning a world's tour. The group have only performed a handful of times since their 1980 spilt. They are planning an one-off memorial concert in honour of Ahmet Ertegun.

Led Zeppelin trying again?

Rumors rise high with hopes.
 

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Performing a live reunion show in 2007, the iconic rock group Led Zeppelin have released a CD, Blu-ray & DVD package of the concert with 'Celebration Day'
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Jimmy Page and Robert Plant in the halcyon days of Led Zeppelin
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Robert Plant and Jimmy Page of the iconic rock band Led Zeppelin
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Led Zeppelin live in 2007
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Led Zeppelin: Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Paul Jones and John Bonham (circa 1975)
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Rival Sons (with Scott Holiday second from right).
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Led Zeppelin in 2007 in London
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Led Zeppelin's reunion concert at London's O2 arena in 2007
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Jimmy Page - GQ's 2014 Rock God of the Year
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Jimmy Page and his new book 'Jimmy Page by Jimmy Page: The Open Edition'
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Jimmy Page and Robert Plant
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Jimmy Page backstage in 1975
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Led Zeppelin 2012: Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones
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Performing a live reunion show in 2007, the iconic rock group Led Zeppelin have released a CD, Blu-ray & DVD package of the concert with the release of 'Celebration Day'
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Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant and Jiimy Page in concert
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