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".
Former Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman John Fogerty has reached a deal with Little, Brown, and Company, publisher Michael Pietsch announced Monday. Fogerty's memoir is scheduled to be published in 2014.