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Rock Cellar Magazine
August 4, 2020
Neil Young Files Lawsuit Against the Trump Campaign for Over the Use of His Songs at Rallies

Neil Young has had enough of hearing his music played at the Trump administration’s campaign rallies — and on Tuesday, the outspoken rock and roll legend filed a lawsuit against...

Rock Cellar Magazine
June 29, 2020
Rolling Stones Issue Statement Threaten to Sue President Trump Over Their Songs Being Played at Rallies

The Rolling Stones issued a statement over the weekend, strongly disavowing the playing of their music at President Trump’s campaign rallies, stemming from the use of “You Can’t Always Get...

Rock Cellar Magazine
March 4, 2020
Ross Valory (Bass) and Steve Smith (Drums) Fired by Journey Over ‘Attempted Corporate Coup d’état’

There’s turmoil within Journey once again, as this week it came to light that bassist Ross Valory and drummer Steve Smith have been ousted by the band. Citing legal documents...

Rock Cellar Magazine
January 23, 2020
Judge Denies Joey Kramer’s Lawsuit Against Aerosmith; Drummer Won’t Participate in GRAMMYs Weekend with Band

The legal issues embroiling Aerosmith this week received a bit of an update Wednesday evening, as a Los Angeles judge denied drummer Joey Kramer’s lawsuit against the rest of the...

Rock Cellar Magazine
January 22, 2020
Aerosmith Issues a Statement Regarding Drummer Joey Kramer’s Lawsuit Against the Band

There’s some ugliness in the Aerosmith camp this week regarding drummer Joey Kramer. On Tuesday, it was reported that Kramer had filed a lawsuit against the rest of the band,...

Rock Cellar Magazine
November 11, 2019
Some Madonna Fans Are Trying to Sue Her for Starting Her ‘Madame X’ Tour Concerts Hours Late

Madonna has long had a reputation for … being a unique spirit when it comes to live performing. That is, it’s not uncommon for the legendary pop singer to make...

Rock Cellar Magazine
October 27, 2016
Eric Clapton, Others Named in $5 Million Lawsuit over Unplugged “Corrine, Corrina”

Eric Clapton, the Warner Music Group, Sony/ATV Music Publishing, EMI Mills Music Inc., Rhino Entertainment, Viacom, Folkways Music Publishers, Hal Leonard LLC, and J.W. Pepper & Sons have each been...

Rock Cellar Magazine
June 23, 2016
Off the Hook: Led Zeppelin Ruled to Not Have Plagiarized Spirit's 'Taurus' in 'Stairway to Heaven'

After some lengthy court proceedings, a jury has ruled in favor of Led Zeppelin in a case surrounding the band’s alleged plagiarism of Spirit‘s Taurus in their composition of Stairway to Heaven....

Rock Cellar Magazine
June 22, 2016
Ticketmaster Settlement Means You *Might* Have Free Concert Ticket Vouchers

This week has been an eventful one for concert ticketing juggernaut Ticketmaster. The much maligned ticket seller, which has in the past waged wars with bands like Pearl Jam, was...

Rock Cellar Magazine
June 3, 2011
Did Delaney Bramlett Really Write 'My Sweet Lord' ?

When George Harrison took the stand in a New York City courtroom in January 1976 to defend himself against charges that he had stolen a good portion of The Chiffons’...