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Rock Cellar Magazine
August 31, 2022
Why is Micky Dolenz of the Monkees Suing the FBI Over a J. Edgar Hoover-Era FBI File?

Interesting news made headlines this week when it was revealed that Micky Dolenz, the lone surviving member of The Monkees, had filed a lawsuit against the FBI pertaining to a...

Rock Cellar Magazine
March 2, 2022
Lawsuit Alleges Dua Lipa Lifted Elements of Her Smash-Hit “Levitating” from Reggae Band Artikal Sound System

Dua Lipa scored one of the biggest breakthroughs in pop music with 2020’s Future Nostalgia, the singer/songwriter‘s second full-length album. A huge part of the record’s runaway success was the...

Rock Cellar Magazine
January 4, 2022
The Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ Album Cover Lawsuit Has Been Dismissed By a Judge

Back in late August, eyebrows furled when news broke that Spencer Elden, the now 30-year-old man who was photographed as a baby in an image that would be made iconic...

Rock Cellar Magazine
August 25, 2021
The Man Photographed as a Baby on Nirvana’s Iconic ‘Nevermind’ Album Cover is Suing the Band, Alleging ‘Child Pornography’

It’s one of the most iconic album covers ever made — but now Spencer Elden, the man photographed as an infant for what would become the artwork for Nevermind, the...

Rock Cellar Magazine
August 17, 2021
Bob Dylan Sued for Allegedly Drugging and Sexually Abusing 12-Year-Old Girl in 1965

A new lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court accuses Bob Dylan of having drugged and sexually abused a 12-year-old girl in 1965, according to a report on Monday from the...

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,...