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Robert Plant Explains Refusal to Reunite with Led Zeppelin

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Theo Wargo, Getty Images

Robert Plant has taken some slings and arrows recently for refusing to reunite with Led Zeppelin, but he says his restless need to try new things actually traces back to before he ever met Jimmy Page.

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15 Years Ago: Metallica Makes a Bold Move with ‘S&M’

Metallica S&M
Elektra Records

'S&M,' Metallica’s daring encounter with a symphony orchestra, was released 15 years ago without the slightest hint of irony about the potential pain and pleasure it might impart upon the band’s fan base.

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5 Years Ago: Tom Petty Goes Deep with the Heartbreakers’ ‘Live Anthology’

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Karl Walter, Getty Images

When Tom Petty decided he wanted to encapsulate what he and the Heartbreakers could do in concert, he went all the way.

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15 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses Look Back With ‘Live Era ’87-’93′

Geffen Records
Geffen Records

As 1999 (and an entire millennium, for that matter) raced down its final stretch, Geffen Records unveiled the first official Guns N’ Roses release in six years with the two-CD ‘Live Era ’87-’93.’

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30 Years Ago: Don Henley Gets Confident, Builds a Near-Perfect ‘Beast’

Geffen
Geffen

Don Henley made a big creative and commercial leap with his second solo album, 'Building the Perfect Beast.'

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Brian Johnson: Malcolm Young Is AC/DC’s ‘Spiritual Leader’

Brian Johnson Malcolm Young
Mike Coppola / Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Brian Johnson spoke about the AC/DC guitarist at a fundraiser for Alzheimer's disease research.

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David Bowie Took A Lot Of Cocaine In The ’70s

Graham Wood, Getty Images
Graham Wood, Getty Images

He doesn't remember recording 'Pin Ups.'

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Is Remastering Always A Good Idea?

Rolling Stones Records / Capitol Records
Rolling Stones Records / Capitol Records

Did Bruce Springsteen break 'Born to Run' by remastering it?

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20 Years Ago: Pearl Jam Prove Grunge Isn’t Yet Dead With ‘Vitalogy’

Pearl Jam
Epic

Pearl Jam's third album, 'Vitalogy,' was released Nov. 22, 1994.

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Rolling Stones, ‘L.A. Forum: Live in 1975′ + ‘Hampton Coliseum: Live in 1981′ – DVD Reviews

Graham Wood/Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Graham Wood/Hulton Archive, Getty Images

We review two recently released DVDs of concerts from the Rolling Stones' archives.

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