Rock Court

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Rock Court: Which band’s music is more harmful for your children, Radiohead or the Smiths?

Both gods of modern rock, both capable of causing night terrors....

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Madonna v. Lady Gaga

The question's not whether Gaga's latest sounds like Madonna's hit. The question is whether she meant it or whether it was just born that...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: The Alan Parsons Project v. Lady Antebellum

Don't think sorry's easily said, unless you're guilty. Popdose ponders this latest round of plagiarism speculation....

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Stiff Little Fingers v. U2

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: The Hollies v. The Posies

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: The Grateful Dead v. Fleetwood Mac

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: a-ha v. U2

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Bruce Springsteen v. Tommy Tutone

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Blues Traveler v. Sister Hazel

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Nik Kershaw v. Nestles Chocolate

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Killing Joke v. Nirvana

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Rob Thomas v. Pink Floyd and INXS

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court: Fantasy v. Fogerty

When the Small Claims version of Rock Court was being kicked around, one very specific rule was initially put into play – no actual,...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Led Zeppelin v. Franz Ferdinand

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: The Romantics vs. John Mellencamp

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Ben E. King vs. The Police

All rise. The terms of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Tom Petty vs. Bon Jovi

All rise. The terms of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Bobby McFerrin vs. 4 Non Blondes

Plagiarism, or innocent mistake? We present the case in Rock Court's Small Claims Division -- your votes decide the answer!...

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Rock Court: The People vs. Eric Clapton

Rock Court is back in session, and this time, the fate of God -- a.k.a. Eric Clapton -- hangs in the balance. Take your seat in the jury...

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Rock Court: Huey Lewis (& the News) Edition

Rock Court is back in session -- and today, the defendants are the definitive '80s bar band made good. Guilty or innocent? You decide!...

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Rock Court: The People vs. Elton John

Welcome to the debut of a new series in which we place musicians on trial for their crimes against rock & roll. This week, Jeff Giles and...