#1
I was just listening to "Into The Void" by Black Sabbath and there was a guitar break that seemed very familiar. So i went through my library and realized it was extremely close to the guitar break in "Whole Lotta Love" at about 3:05. I'd post a clip but my brother accidentally deleted "Into The Void" and i lent that CD to a friend. But you can check it out in the tabs.

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/b/black_sabbath/into_the_void_tab.htm

[its Riff 5]

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/tabs/l/led_zeppelin/whole_lotta_love_ver11_tab.htm

[Its the Guitar Solo]

While they may not be identical, i found them shockingly similiar. Comments And Opinions wanted.
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#2
post a link to the song i cant just read the tabs and play it in my mind

re d.l them if ur bro deleted em. think man
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#3
i saw the "riff 5" thing.

very common lick imo, i use it all the time and i play bass. i use that and/or variations of it for 60% of songs that i use a min pent or blues scale for.
#5
Maybe I'm going mad, but looking at the tabs there is nothing similar about the parts you mention. Like someone else said, it's just the use of a scale, no rip off.
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#6
Yeah they're really not that similar.
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#7
They're not that similar, and what is with all the "THESE SONGS ARE SOOOOOOOOOOO SIMILAR" threads lately?
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#8
yeah, why is everyone so concerned with who ripped of who (unless it was the Kinks deliberately ripping off Jumping Jack Flash )? Just listen to the music.
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#9
As it were, "Whole Lotta Love" is a rip off. I wouldn't be too obsessed with this.
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