Two filmmakers are seeking funding to complete work on a short film titled Fleecing Led Zeppelin, exploring the aftermath of the theft of $200,000 from the band in 1973.
The cash disappeared from a hotel bank vault while Robert Plant and co. were playing at Madison Square Garden. No trace of the swag – worth $1.1m today – has ever been found.
Soundgarden haven’t made any plans for another album, but they’re pretty sure it’s going to happen. The band received acclaim for 2012 comeback record King Animal, and enjoyed the experience of touring with their first new release since 1996′s Down On The Upside.
Chester Bennington’s Linkin Park bandmates have no problem with his new role fronting Stone Temple Pilots…they say it just sounds right – The new lineup have completed an EP called High Rise, due on October 7, and are planning more work together.