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Robert Plant to rock Perth

Led Zeppelin legend visits Fair City<p>Rock legend Robert Plant is making Perth one of just two Scottish destinations on his latest UK tour ... writes …

Robert Plant

Cigars, champagne and legroom: a peek at the Golden Age of air travel

These 14 pictures will take you back to a time when flying was truly luxurious<p>With the rep that air travel has today: long lines, longer delays, …

Aviation

Pinoy School of Rock makes waves

Good times and good vibes filled the space at Kahuna Jupiter St., Makati recently as rock and roll teachers, students and guests gathered music …

Philippines

Scott Litt on R.E.M.’s “Automatic for the People,” an album that “captured a moment in time” - Salon.com

Producer Scott Litt was behind the boards for every R.E.M. album between 1987's "Document" and 1996's "New Adventures In Hi-Fi." He's also been involved in the band's ongoing reissue campaign, including the recent deluxe take on 1992's "Automatic for the People." This particular release is notable …

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R.E.M.: Automatic for the People Album Review | Pitchfork

Over the course of the promo cycle for R.E.M.’s eighth album, <i>Automatic for the People</i>, Michael Stipe came out as a balding man. Not that anyone was surprised—as of 1991’s <i>Out of Time</i>, the singer’s famous cloak of curls had given way to a tidy short cut, and the videos for <i>Automatic for the People</i>’s …

Michael Stipe

What Teddy Roosevelt Taught Mao About Naval Power

Theodore Roosevelt was an avowed Mahanian. He was also a closet Maoist! Or at least, his convictions about strategies for lesser competitors ran …

History

'Thor: Ragnarok's Chris Hemsworth Responds To Jack Black's Battle Of The Jams Challenge

While filming a new movie, Jack Black called out actor Chris Hemsworth and director Taika Waititi for "stealing" the Led Zeppelin classic track …

Chris Hemsworth

Led Zeppelin: Mothership Album Review | Pitchfork

Led Zeppelin were never much of a singles band: From 1969 on, guitarist Jimmy Page was adamant that the group's LPs not be mucked up with filler, so most of their releases contain only between eight and 10 tracks. Led Zeppelin's legacy so significantly shaped the next four decades of rock'n'roll …

John Bonham

Revolutionary War | History Hub

<b>“The American Revolution as it actually unfolded was so troubling and strange that once the struggle was over, a generation did its best to remove</b> …

Military History

These explosive photos of Led Zeppelin, Stevie Nicks, and Alice Cooper will make you believe in rock'n'roll again

Rock photography is dead. Blame publicists. Blame managers. Blame overzealous, predatory photographers. Blame all the people who made access to …

Liberal View

35 Things You Might Not Know About Led Zeppelin IV

On November 8th, 1971, <b>Led Zeppelin</b> <b></b>released their fourth studio album, commonly known as <i>Led Zeppelin IV</i>. To mark the record’s 46th anniversary, here …

Music

Album Review: R.E.M. – Automatic for the People [25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition]

A+<p>Artist<p>Release Date<p>November 10, 2017<p>Label<p>Craft Recordings<p>Formats<p>digital, vinyl, cd<p><i>Automatic for the People</i> was intended to be a fast rock album. So …

Michael Stipe

Album reviews: The Corrs – Jupiter Calling, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Soul Of A Woman, REM – Automatic For The People

<b>The Corrs, Jupiter Calling</b><p>★★★☆☆<p><i>Download: Son Of Solomon; Chasing Shadows; Bulletproof Love; SOS</i><p>In “Dear Life”, Andrea Corr sings of wanting to “live …

Curtis Mayfield

Before Led Zeppelin: 13 Best Songs You Didn't Know Jimmy Page Played On

The young guitarist contributed licks to some of the biggest hits of the British Invasion.<p>Before Jimmy Page was a bona fide guitar god with rock …

Music

The 20 greatest British rock bands of all time

From hard rock to punk, new wave, indie and Britpop, British bands have defined entire genres and influenced millions of rock fans over the years.<p>The …

Pink Floyd

The U.S. Military or Japan Might Not Be Able to Shoot Down a North Korean Nuclear Missile

Just days after North Korea tested an intermediate range ballistic missile that overflew Japan, the U.S. Navy intercepted a medium range ballistic …

North Korea

Jann Wenner on Rolling Stone at 50

The editor-publisher recalls the founding of the magazine that became a voice for the rock generation, and how it's survived a half-century

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Ashamed To Rock: The Curse of Robert Plant

Embarrassed by rock excess, ashamed to rock – Robert Plant is actually the rock star we need right now. If only he could see that.<p>Robert Plant has …

Robert Plant

Peter Buck of R.E.M.: “How many people write songs when they’re 70? I want to be one of them” - Salon.com

Peter Buck is the hardest-working man in rock 'n' roll — and that's no hyperbole. This was always the case when R.E.M. was an ongoing entity; the guitarist could always be found producing bands or hopping onstage for guest appearances. But since the Athens quartet called it a day in 2011, Buck's …

Entertainment

Mindhunter Season Finale Recap: The Lone Wolf

Mindhunter<p>Episode 10 Season 1 Episode 10<p>Editor's Rating 5 stars<p><i>And if you feel that you can’t go on</i><i><br>And your will’s sinking low</i><i><br>Just believe, and you</i> …

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Robert Plant: ‘I find my vocals on some Led Zeppelin songs horrific now’

Singer recently released his new album 'Carry Fire'<p>Robert Plant has admitted he can no longer listen to some tracks by his former band Led</b> …

Robert Plant

U S Navy Flag to Try Dirt, Mendelssohn Sticks With Turf

With his Midas touch helping the stable to a record-breaking season, trainer Aidan O'Brien will veer from initial expectations with juvenile colts …

Horses

Robert Plant Opens Up About Led Zeppelin, The State Of The World, And His Killer New Album ‘Carry Fire’

Led Zeppelin is the greatest band in the history of rock and roll. The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, U2, Nirvana, The Ramones, Fleetwood Mac, The Who… these are just some of the groups whose glory wilts before the herculean power and divine energy of Zeppelin. Of the few concrete opinions I’d be …

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Robert Plant's new 'Carry Fire' keeps his focus fully forward

Robert Plant insists he hasn’t devoted his life to music for the money or the awards.<p>So it’s with a detached sense of humor that the celebrated singer and songwriter remembers being overlooked by the Recording Academy’s Grammy Awards for his critically acclaimed 2014 album, “Lullaby and…the …

Robert Plant

Robert Plant: I Don't Care About Target Demographic [News]

<b>Music News</b>: "I don't think I write to suit anybody."

Robert Plant

John McLaughlin on His Final U.S. Tour, Revisiting Mahavishnu Orchestra

Ahead of a new run celebrating his revolutionary Seventies jazz-rock band, the guitarist looks back on his 50-year "love affair" with American …

Music

Lakes in Jones County, Mississippi

The 700-square-mile area of southeastern Mississippi known as Jones County was named after John Paul Jones, a Naval hero who rose to fame fighting on boats in the American Revolution. With this legendary water-loving namesake, it's no wonder Jones County has become a prime spot for fishing. Even if …

Fishing

What’s good, what’s bad, and what to watch for this year’s Virginia Basketball team

A lot of question marks surround this year’s team.Coming off a 23-11 season, expectations for the Virginia Cavaliers are lower for this year’s …

College Basketball

Robert Plant Explains Why There Can Never Be A Led Zeppelin Reunion

Robert Plant has a new album out, which means he’ll hit the interview circuit and face the obligatory questions about the possibility of a Led …

Entertainment

The 10 Best Robert Plant Songs

Robert Plant was the frontman of Led Zeppelin. What the hell do you do after that? Sure, there are all sorts of reasons a lead singer, or another …

John Bonham