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Belleville Intelligencer
DAVID REED: A Windy City Playlisthook and little Walter’s harmonica swoons throughout. Got My Mojo Working - Mu
DAVID REED: A Windy City Playlist
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 4 days ago
hook and little Walter’s harmonica swoons throughout. Got My Mojo Working - Muddy Waters Otis Spann pounds the piano and Willie Dixon thumbs the bass on this blues classic, along with Little Walter. Waters casts a spell of love with this one and... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Beale Street Music Festival 2016: Sundayfrom Muddy Waters' sideman Sammy Lawhorn. A steward of the Chicago blues, Prime
Beale Street Music Festival 2016: Sunday
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 5 days ago
from Muddy Waters' sideman Sammy Lawhorn. A steward of the Chicago blues, Primer has played with the likes of Waters, Willie Dixon, and Magic Slim. John Németh6:55 p.m. Boise, Idaho, bluesman John Németh relocated to Memphis in 2013 and... Read more
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KNAC.COM
LEE AARONActually, they�re where rock �n� roll are rooted. LED ZEPPELIN pulled from all
LEE AARON
KNAC.COM / Posted 7 days ago
Actually, they�re where rock �n� roll are rooted. LED ZEPPELIN pulled from all those guys, Muddy Waters, Howlin� Wolf, Willie Dixon. It was a bit of a musical education while artistically stepping out of my traditional comfort zone. There are a... Read more
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The Hindu
Lifted lines, blurred linesone of the first Led Zeppelin songs to run afoul of the law. The riff was Page’
Lifted lines, blurred lines
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
one of the first Led Zeppelin songs to run afoul of the law. The riff was Page’s, but the words more or less came from a Willie Dixon song (Check out Muddy Waters singing here, all dues paid). Here's what happened, in Plant's words (this extract... Read more
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Billboard
Will the 'Stairway to Heaven' Jury Hear About Jimmy Page's Drug Use and 'Serial Plagiarism'?works that have come up include "Dazed and Confused" (allegedly derived from Ja
Will the 'Stairway to Heaven' Jury Hear About Jimmy Page's Drug Use and 'Serial Plagiarism'?
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
works that have come up include "Dazed and Confused" (allegedly derived from Jake Holmes), "Whole Lotta Love" (allegedly Willie Dixon by way of The Small Faces) and "Babe I'm Gonna Leave You" (allegedly Anne Bredon from a song sang by Joan... Read more
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Salon.com
Led Zeppelin are not thieves: “Stairway to Heaven” fight rests on a nearly impossible copyright standardwith partial musical credit being given eventually to the folk singer Jake Holm
Led Zeppelin are not thieves: “Stairway to Heaven” fight rests on a nearly impossible copyright standard
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
with partial musical credit being given eventually to the folk singer Jake Holmes for the former, and blues legend Willie Dixon for the latter. You Might Also Like This is far from an exhaustive list of the band’s musical shoplifting: a... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Yes, Led Zeppelin took from other people's records – but then they transformed thema reimagining of where Jesus Gonna Make Up My Dying Bed could have ended up. W
Yes, Led Zeppelin took from other people's records – but then they transformed them
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 20 days ago
a reimagining of where Jesus Gonna Make Up My Dying Bed could have ended up. Whole Lotta Love may have borrowed from both Willie Dixon and the Small Faces, but the song wasn’t the same as either of its pieces of source material: what Zeppelin... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially recognizable to Muddy Waters fans. Willie Dixon, the lyricist for the Waters tune “You Need Love,” sued Zeppelin in 1985; the parties settled out of court. 3:... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially recognizable to Muddy Waters fans. Willie Dixon, the lyricist for the Waters tune “You Need Love,” sued Zeppelin in 1985; the parties settled out of court. 3:... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially recognizable to Muddy Waters fans. Willie Dixon, the lyricist for the Waters tune “You Need Love,” sued Zeppelin in 1985; the parties settled out of court. 3:... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially
Before the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lawsuit: 5 Other Times Led Zeppelin Has Been Accused of Song Theft
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
“Whole Lotta Love” One of Led Zeppelin’s most recognizable songs was especially recognizable to Muddy Waters fans. Willie Dixon, the lyricist for the Waters tune “You Need Love,” sued Zeppelin in 1985; the parties settled out of court. 3:... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hundreds of bodies remain LOST two years after cemetery was shut downcemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynch
Hundreds of bodies remain LOST two years after cemetery was shut down
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
cemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynching victim Emmett Till and blues singers Willie Dixon and Dinah Washington, and former heavyweight boxing champion Ezzard Charles. A lawsuit filed last year accuses... Read more
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Island Packet
US cemetery cases: Unmarked graves, empty urns, resold plotscemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynch
US cemetery cases: Unmarked graves, empty urns, resold plots
Island Packet / Posted 22 days ago
cemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynching victim Emmett Till and blues singers Willie Dixon and Dinah Washington, and former heavyweight boxing champion Ezzard Charles. CALIFORNIA A lawsuit filed last... Read more
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ABC News
US Cemetery Cases: Unmarked Graves, Empty Urns, Resold Plotscemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynch
US Cemetery Cases: Unmarked Graves, Empty Urns, Resold Plots
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
cemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynching victim Emmett Till and blues singers Willie Dixon and Dinah Washington, and former heavyweight boxing champion Ezzard Charles. A lawsuit filed last year accuses... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
US cemetery cases: Unmarked graves, empty urns, resold plotscemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynch
US cemetery cases: Unmarked graves, empty urns, resold plots
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 days ago
cemetery between 2003 and 2009. The graveyard contains the burial site of lynching victim Emmett Till and blues singers Willie Dixon and Dinah Washington, and former heavyweight boxing champion Ezzard Charles. CALIFORNIA A lawsuit filed last... Read more
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The Morning Call
Earth Wind & Fire, with Chicago, plans to 'rock it' in Allentowntime an enormously popular jazz combo that had just had a Top 10 hit with "The
Earth Wind & Fire, with Chicago, plans to 'rock it' in Allentown
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
time an enormously popular jazz combo that had just had a Top 10 hit with "The In Crowd." He recorded with Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Etta James and Sonny Stitt. He played drums behind Fontella Bass on her 1965 hit R&B single "Rescue Me."... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mick Fleetwood Rediscovers His Rootsthe first time in 1969, recording many songs at the soon-to-close Chess Records
Mick Fleetwood Rediscovers His Roots
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
the first time in 1969, recording many songs at the soon-to-close Chess Records Studio with such Chicago blues legends as Willie Dixon, Buddy Guy, and Otis Spann. These were Fleetwood Mac's last all-blues recordings. Along with their change of... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
New Museum honors the BluesRush, Eric Clapton, the Allman Brothers, Muddy Waters, Blind Lemon Jefferson, J
New Museum honors the Blues
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Rush, Eric Clapton, the Allman Brothers, Muddy Waters, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Johnny Winter, Charley Patton, Tampa Red, Willie Dixon, ZZ Top, Howlin’ Wolf and many more. The museum’s performance space will play host to a regular schedule of... Read more
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Billboard
Bonnie Raitt Gets Spring Fever: 5 Takeaways From Her Joyous Show at NYC's Beacon TheaterAmerica’s most beloved roots and blues singers: her reggae-inflected remake of
Bonnie Raitt Gets Spring Fever: 5 Takeaways From Her Joyous Show at NYC's Beacon Theater
Billboard / Posted a month ago
America’s most beloved roots and blues singers: her reggae-inflected remake of Gerry Rafferty’s “Right Down the Line,” the Willie Dixon/J.B. Lenoir blues classic “Round and Round,” a full-band workout on “Something to Talk About,” an exquisite... Read more

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