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Odd Couples: Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” vs. AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell”

Odd Couples: Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” vs. AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell”

These two songs have you coming, and going. But which one’s better?

‘Time to shift and focus that way’: Jimmy Page says break between solo projects has been beneficial

‘Time to shift and focus that way’: Jimmy Page says break between solo projects has been beneficial

Jimmy Page’s first, and last, proper solo album was 1988′s ‘Outrider.’

‘There was a freedom in it’: Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page on the wonder and power of John Bonham

‘There was a freedom in it’: Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page on the wonder and power of John Bonham

He says Led Zeppelin gave Bonham “the vehicle to play the way he really wanted.”

Jack White – Lazaretto (2014)

Jack White – Lazaretto (2014)

White’s “old, yet new” vibe again has him brilliantly mixing seemingly unrelated styles.

‘Lo and behold, there it was’: Happenstance played role in upcoming Led Zeppelin reissue

‘Lo and behold, there it was’: Happenstance played role in upcoming Led Zeppelin reissue

As Jimmy Page went through Led Zeppelin’s archival material, he discovered a problem.

More Perfect Playlists: Led Zeppelin – IV, Houses of the Holy and Physical Graffiti

More Perfect Playlists: Led Zeppelin – IV, Houses of the Holy and Physical Graffiti

Let’s rearrange some of our favorite moments from Led Zeppelin.

‘Last night was really moving’: Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page goes off script at Berklee commencement

‘Last night was really moving’: Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page goes off script at Berklee commencement

He was on hand to inspire a generation of graduates. Instead, it was the other way around.

‘I’ve got lots of material’: Jimmy Page returns to solo career after Led Zeppelin reissues

‘I’ve got lots of material’: Jimmy Page returns to solo career after Led Zeppelin reissues

The guitarist has been rather stingy with solo product since his old band split up.

One Track Mind: John Paul Jones’ Minibus Pimps, “Superbolt” from Cloud To Ground (2014)

One Track Mind: John Paul Jones’ Minibus Pimps, “Superbolt” from Cloud To Ground (2014)

John Paul Jones always brought an avant-garde bent to his work with Led Zeppelin, something he’s more fully exploring with Helde Sten on their outlandishly named, and even more outlandishly conceived new Minibus Pimps project.

On Second Thought: The Beach Boys, Elton John, Todd Rundgren – Almost Famous (2000)

A thoroughly great movie, Almost Famous is set in the early 1970s and revolves around the adventures of a teenage music journalist and a rock band called Stillwater.