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Led Zeppelin did not steal ‘Stairway’ riff, jurors say

The guitar riff Led Zeppelin used in the 1971 classic “Stairway to Heaven” differed substantially from one the English band was accused of stealing from the US group Spirit, a jury found on Thursday in a copyright infringement trial in Los Angeles.

Jones testifies Page never mentioned Spirit in trial

Led Zeppelin musician John Paul Jones testified on Friday that his former bandmate Jimmy Page had never mentioned American band Spirit, whose song Led Zeppelin is being accused of stealing a riff from its 1971 hit “Stairway to Heaven.”

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Led Zeppelin goes on trial in LA

A musical riff Led Zeppelin is accused of stealing from another band for its 1971 classic “Stairway to Heaven” was not unique, singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page’s attorney said at a civil trial on Tuesday.

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Arnel Pineda: Everywhere and beyond

The Beatles had their “Magical Mystery Tour.” Led Zepplin sang about a “Stairway to Heaven.” Now Arnel Pineda wants to take you on a voyage to Rockville, a place where you don’t just experience the music, but live it!

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