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Raw Story
It’s kind of perfect that a white woman steals the words of a black woman in the city that invented Rock & Rollin writing, including Chuck Berry’s “Maybelline.” Other examples of white on b
It’s kind of perfect that a white woman steals the words of a black woman in the city that invented Rock & Roll
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
in writing, including Chuck Berry’s “Maybelline.” Other examples of white on black theft include: 1. Muddy Waters and Willie Dixon vs. Led Zeppelin This is “Whole Lotta Love,” the Led Zeppelin hit of 1969: And this is “You Need Love,”... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New businesses open up in Hattiesburgand not necessarily have a whole six pack and try something new out of their no
New businesses open up in Hattiesburg
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 8 days ago
and not necessarily have a whole six pack and try something new out of their normal realm,” said Hub City Beers employee Willie Dixon. The store also sells cigars and Southern Prohibition soap. The store has been open for about two months now,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 1Hitchcock's "Suspicion"), the only siblings to have won lead acting Oscars. 19
July 1
KECI Missoula / Posted 23 days ago
Hitchcock's "Suspicion"), the only siblings to have won lead acting Oscars. 1915: Blues musician and singer-songwriter Willie Dixon, one of the most prolific songwriters of his time and a key influence in shaping the sound of the Chicago blues,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Jury finds Led Zeppelin didn't steal 'Stairway to Heaven' riffover the years, as legal proceedings in past decades forced the band to share s
Jury finds Led Zeppelin didn't steal 'Stairway to Heaven' riff
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
over the years, as legal proceedings in past decades forced the band to share songwriting credits with artists such as Willie Dixon and Howlin’ Wolf on recordings such as “Whole Lotta Love” and “How Many More Times.” It’s a fine line between... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why Led Zeppelin's win is not the end for plagiarism casesrights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, a
Why Led Zeppelin's win is not the end for plagiarism cases
Canberra Times / Posted 30 days ago
rights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, ahem, Page and Plant had to share credit with Willie Dixon and others for a number of songs. Rather than tapering off, court cases over copyright infringements seem to... Read more
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The Age
Led Zeppelin's win won't end claims of plagiarismrights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, a
Led Zeppelin's win won't end claims of plagiarism
The Age / Posted 30 days ago
rights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, ahem, Page and Plant had to share credit with Willie Dixon and others for a number of songs. Rather than tapering off, court cases over copyright infringements seem to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Led Zeppelin's win won't end claims of plagiarismrights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, a
Led Zeppelin's win won't end claims of plagiarism
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 30 days ago
rights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, ahem, Page and Plant had to share credit with Willie Dixon and others for a number of songs. Rather than tapering off, court cases over copyright infringements seem to... Read more
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WA Today
Why Led Zeppelin's win is not the end for plagiarism casesrights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, a
Why Led Zeppelin's win is not the end for plagiarism cases
WA Today / Posted 30 days ago
rights to My Sweet Lord, Brian Wilson had to do likewise for Surfin' USA and, ahem, Page and Plant had to share credit with Willie Dixon and others for a number of songs. Rather than tapering off, court cases over copyright infringements seem to... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
George Thorogood is Badder Than Ever -- and that�s good2011�s �2120 MIchigan Ave,� was an homage to the influential Chess Records labe
George Thorogood is Badder Than Ever -- and that�s good
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
2011�s �2120 MIchigan Ave,� was an homage to the influential Chess Records label, with covers of songs by Chuck Berry, Willie Dixon, Bo Diddley, Muddy Waters and more. His next project is �still kind of in limbo,� but Thorogood has in mind a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Led Zeppelin did not steal riff for 'Stairway to Heaven,' jury rulesHolmes.' 'Whole Lotta Love' was lyrically inspired by the track 'You Need Love
Led Zeppelin did not steal riff for 'Stairway to Heaven,' jury rules
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
Holmes.' 'Whole Lotta Love' was lyrically inspired by the track 'You Need Love,' popularized by Muddy Waters and written Willie Dixon. Credits for the song were altered to include Dixon. 'The Lemon Song' was inspired by 'Killing Floor' by... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Jury finds Led Zeppelin didn't steal 'Stairway to Heaven' riffover the years, as legal proceedings in past decades forced the band to share s
Jury finds Led Zeppelin didn't steal 'Stairway to Heaven' riff
Sun-Sentinel / Posted a month ago
over the years, as legal proceedings in past decades forced the band to share songwriting credits with artists such as Willie Dixon and Howlin’ Wolf on recordings such as “Whole Lotta Love” and “How Many More Times.” It’s a fine line between... Read more
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Salon.com
Led Zeppelin not guilty: “Stairway” verdict is a modest victory for creativityas it is – makes the entire song a rip-off. But Zeppelin has taken almost entir
Led Zeppelin not guilty: “Stairway” verdict is a modest victory for creativity
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
as it is – makes the entire song a rip-off. But Zeppelin has taken almost entirely songs from blues songwriters, including Willie Dixon and Howlin’ Wolf. “Dazed and Confused” is one of Zeppelin’s very best songs, but go listen to the original, by... Read more
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Variety
Led Zeppelin Wins ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Copyright Trialthat he had not heard “Taurus” until recently. Zeppelin have come under fire f
Led Zeppelin Wins ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Copyright Trial
Variety / Posted a month ago
that he had not heard “Taurus” until recently. Zeppelin have come under fire for copyright infringement before. Bluesman Willie Dixon sued the band over “Whole Lotta Love’s” similarity to Dixon’s “You Need Love,” settling out of court. Also... Read more
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