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June 23, 2016: Led Zeppelin Wins ‘Stairway’ Trial

The copyright infringement suit claimed that the opening melody of the song was taken from an instrumental written by Spirit’s Randy California

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When a Kinks Gig Was Promoted by a Serial Killer… Wait, What?

The serial murderer convicted for killing 33 young men and boys, promoted a Kinks concert on the band’s 1965 debut US tour. For reals

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