Tom Petty

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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.



XRT’s Rock & Roll X-Cursion to see Tom Petty

You can win a Rock & Roll X-Cursion to Boston to see Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers! Prize includes roundtrip airfare to Boston, three night hotel stay, and tickets to their historic Fenway Park Concert on August 30th!


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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.



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. […]


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 […]


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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 […]


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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.


Tom Petty (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

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

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


Benmont Tench of the Heartbreakers (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Interview: Benmont Tench Talks Solo Album, Dylan, ‘Free Fallin’ and ‘Wildflowers’

“I’m pretty shy and I’m not seeking the spotlight,” he tells “I like having a big grand piano to hide behind when I’m playing with the Heartbreakers.”


Watch Those Potholes!

The Pothole Playlist for Chicago’s Rockiest Season [Playlist]

If you’re from Chicago, you know the pothole scene all too well. If you’re like me, driving on roads in the Chicago area practically requires paranoid-like attention if you want any chance of dodging these holes. Hitting one can damage your car, knock you off your bike, or flat out ruin your day. So, as pothole season is anything but enjoyable, you can at least enjoy this great Pothole Playlist.