Tom Petty

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Tom Petty Friday Feature

Is the concept of being the leader of an American rock & roll band inconsistent with the role of frontman for a national institution? It’s been over 35 years since Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers […]

08/19/2014

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From Sam Smith To Tom Petty: 10 Songs That Sound Like Other Songs [Playlist]

Many songs undeniably sound alike for various reasons, from chords to tempo or a familiar riff. The latest hit from British singer-songwriter “Stay With Me” follows the same four-chord progression as Tom Petty’s “I Won’t […]

08/12/2014

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Tom Petty Doesn’t Think You Should Be Keeping Up with the Kardashians

What’s the biggest problem with American culture? If you’re Tom Petty, your answer would be the Kardashians.

07/25/2014

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Stream ‘Hypnotic Eye,’ the New Album from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

A few days after streaming five new songs on his website, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ entire new album is available to stream via NPR.

07/21/2014

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Tom Petty Streaming Five New Songs on Website: Listen

Look for the new Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Hypnotic Eye on July 19.

07/18/2014

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Fly To Boston for Tom Petty At Fenway Park!

As mid-summer approaches, there is still so much to look forward to! August 23rd will be a great Saturday night in Chicago, with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers tearing the roof off the United Center. […]

07/18/2014

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at Bonnaroo - June 16th, 2013 (photo by Nate Azark)

Too Much Ain’t Enough: Best Deep Cuts from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers [Playlist]

You have probably heard by now that Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have announced a summer tour that’s kicking off August 3 in San Diego.  What is equally exciting is the additional announcement of their […]

05/23/2014

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Tom Petty Announces New Album, ‘Hypnotic Eye’ and Tour Dates — Including Chicago!!

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have announced their first new album since 2010′s Mojo: Hypnotic Eye will be out July 29. The album is said to be a return to the straight ahead ’60s rock […]

05/20/2014

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Eric Clapton Announces J.J. Cale Tribute Album ‘The Breeze, An Appreciation of J.J. Cale’

Mark Knopfler, Willie Nelson and Tom Petty are among the guests on the album.

05/01/2014

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Inside Tom Petty and the Heartbreaker’s Next Album ‘Hypnotic Eye’

We talked to Heartbreaker Benmont Tench about the album a while back.

03/31/2014

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