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The 14 Best Band Beefs Of 2009

Maybe it was these tough economic times -- the sinking music industry, everyone downloading shit for free, rising unemployment. Or perhaps folks just are getting…
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2009 - 6:58 pm

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Watch James Hetfield, Billie Joe Armstrong, & Joe Satriani Mash Up Bob Seger & Green Day At Acoustic-4-A-Cure

Earlier this week, Metallica did a sublimely weird four-song acoustic set 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert, and last night, the band's frontman, James…
Michael Nelson | May 16, 2014 - 3:14 pm

Coldplay V. Satriani Case Closed

Yesterday Judge Pregerson dismissed Joe's "Viva La Vida" copyright infringement lawsuit "upon Stipulation" which according to TwentyFourBit means the Chickenfoot guitarist got himself paid. Parse…
Scott Lapatine | September 15, 2009 - 2:37 pm

CNN On Satriani V. Coldplay

It's been over six months since guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani filed a copyright infringement suit against Coldplay, claiming the verse melody of "Viva La Vida"
Scott Lapatine | June 10, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Coldplay Ask Joe Satriani To Bugger Off

No, that didn't happen. But they did issue a statement today acknowledging the guitar virtuoso's claim that "Viva La Vida" plagiarized his song "If I
Scott Lapatine | December 9, 2008 - 3:17 pm

Joe Satriani Accuses Coldplay Of Plagiarism

Did you hear about how everybody wrote "Viva La Vida" before Coldplay wrote "Viva La Vida"? This summer Creaky Boards took to the internet to…
Amrit Singh | December 5, 2008 - 11:57 am