Is Imitation The Sincerest Form Of Flattery In Rock & Roll?

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Photo credit Greta Van Fleet (Christine Newsom/XRT)/Led Zeppelin (PA Images/Sipa USA)

One of the most discussed topics in music is the similarity between Greta Van Fleet and Led Zeppelin. Regardless of where you stand on their music, they have been able to generate conversation like few rock bands have over the past decade.

In other genres, sounding similar to other artists can be seen as a honor or paying tribute to them. In rock, can it act as a stigma? Why is that?

XRT's Lin Brehmer joins Inside The Archives to provide a historical perspective and answer that question.
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