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2014 In Review

The 5 Best Tom Petty Albums Of 2014

As you might've heard, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers scored their first #1 album this year, with Hypnotic Eye. Thing is, it's merely pretty good
Ryan Leas | December 11, 2014 - 3:17 pm

The Anniversary

Wildflowers Turns 20

You belong among the wildflowers You belong in a boat out at sea Sail away, kill off the hours You belong somewhere
Shawn Macomber | October 31, 2014 - 4:27 pm

More Tom Petty stories

The Byrds’ Chris Hillman Announces New Tom Petty-Produced LP Bidin’ My Time

This fall, the Byrds' Chris Hillman will release his first studio album in over a decade, Bidin' My Time. It was produced by Tom Petty…
James Rettig | June 28, 2017 - 10:50 am

Watch Foo Fighters, Norah Jones, & Gary Clark Jr. Cover Tom Petty At MusiCares Tribute

Tom Petty was honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person Of The Year at the foundation's annual pre-Grammys gala in LA last night. In addition to…
Peter Helman | February 11, 2017 - 5:15 pm

Watch John Mayer And Dave Chappelle Cover Nirvana In LA

John Mayer has appeared on Chappelle's Show before, and on Tuesday night, Dave Chappelle returned the favor, showing up at Mayer's secret acoustic show in…
Peter Helman | January 5, 2017 - 10:17 pm

Tom Petty Announces 40th Anniversary Tour In Fake Fallon Interview

Tom Petty has been performing with his backing band the Heartbreakers for four full decades now, and next year, the classic-rock institution will celebrate its…
Tom Breihan | December 9, 2016 - 11:52 am

Tom Petty MusiCares Tribute Lines Up Foo Fighters, Stevie Nicks, Don Henley, Kings Of Leon, Randy Newman, & More

Tom Petty is this year's MusiCares Person Of The Year, and the initial lineup for the accompanying tribute concert has been announced: Foo Fighters, Don…
James Rettig | November 4, 2016 - 1:58 pm

Tom Petty To Be Honored With MusiCares Person Of The Year Tribute Concert

For the past two-and-a-half decades during the week before the Grammy Awards, one legacy artist has been named the MusiCares Person of the Year and…
James Rettig | September 28, 2016 - 11:21 am

Watch Kristen Wiig & Norah Jones Cover Tom Petty

Last night at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles was the first night of Petty Fest, a celebration of the 40th anniversary of Tom Petty…
James Rettig | September 14, 2016 - 10:17 am

Early Version Of “Free Fallin'” Surprisingly Horse-Focused

On The Tonight Show last night, Jimmy Fallon notched another classic-rock star impression on his seemingly endless list of them. During a sketch about the…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2016 - 9:05 am

Mudcrutch – “I Forgive It All” Video (Feat. Anthony Hopkins)

Tom Petty revived his pre-Heartbreakers band Mudcrutch earlier this year to release a new album called Mudcrutch 2, and today, he's sharing a new video…
Peter Helman | July 14, 2016 - 12:29 pm

Tom Petty Reminisces About Prince’s Newly Viral Rock Hall Guitar Solo

In the hours after we learned of Prince's death last week, one video seemed to go more viral than any others: Prince, Tom Petty, Jeff…
Tom Breihan | April 29, 2016 - 9:32 am

Watch The Real Tom Petty Fight A Fake Bob Dylan In :DRYVRS Episode 2

Only Son frontman and former Moldy Peaches guitarist Jack Dishel was inspired to make the pilot episode of the web series :DRYVRS after using Lyft…
Collin Robinson | April 15, 2016 - 10:33 am

Mudcrutch – “Trailer”

Tom Petty reformed Mudcrutch eight years ago and dropped the band's self-titled debut after he performed during the Super Bowl Halftime show. Since then, the…
Collin Robinson | March 25, 2016 - 5:59 pm

Tom Petty Reveals ’90s Heroin Addiction In New Biography

The story behind the creation of Warren Zanes' forthcoming Tom Petty biography is an interesting one: Though Petty gave Zanes plenty of access to his…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 8, 2015 - 10:31 am

Watch Foo Fighters Cover “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around” & “Gold Dust Woman” With Stevie Nicks & Haim In L.A.

The Foo Fighters may have been global rock stars for upwards of 20 years, but they continue to carry themselves like weekend-warrior rocker dads who…
Tom Breihan | September 22, 2015 - 9:56 am
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